Senior Software Quality Analyst

From £28,000 to £37,000 per annum
02 Dec 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
The Software Quality Analyst is responsible for developing manual and automated test cases for system level (e.g., UI) and subsystem level (e.g., API – services layer, Back end) verification. The Senior Software Quality Analyst is also responsible for maintaining and executing test automation assets, communicating execution results, and opening defects found through manual and automated testing.Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Design and build test automation components according to documented standards and established frameworks.Identify and set up test environment configuration necessary to support test execution;Establish and implement approach for managing test data.Extend test automation frameworks in support of varying test strategies.Perform execution of automated and manual test cases and report on results.Automate manual test cases.Report clear concise defects discovered through test automation and escalate where appropriateProvide input to overall test strategy/plan.Analyzing functional requirements for completeness, correctness and clarity to drive test plan and strategies;To analyzing functional requirements and system design to determine test strategy/plan for both manual and automated testing approach.To develop manual and automated test cases based upon test strategy and test coverage;Specific Job Knowledge

Proven experience in developing test scripts in manual and automated test environments;Proven experience with manual and automated test execution including scheduling, monitoring, and troubleshooting;Experience and success with the use of test automation tools;Broad knowledge of hardware and software platforms (Windows, Unix, Linux, mainframe);Fundamental programming knowledge (e.g., organized, structured, commented code);Experience with Configuration Management principles and tools;Technical Skills - Java, Selenium, GIT/SVN, JIRA/Rally, Jenkins/TeamCity, SoapUI, Postman, Cucumber, Gherkin, UFT, ALM/Bugzilla, SQL. Not limited to these though. The individual should be very hands-on in automation with good/strong experience in Java.We look forward to receiving you application.

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