Software Test Analyst - Get into Automated Testing

£35000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
02 Dec 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Software Tester - SaaS, Agile Practices

A fantastic opportunity for a Software Tester to join a major provider of advanced technologies to the defense sector. Due to expansion and new project wins we now require a Software Test Analyst with experience in Java or .Net solutions and ideally some automated test experience.

** Due to the nature of the job the postholder will need to obtain Security Clearance at UK government level, so we do require British nationals of single British nationality.

Key responsibilities of the Software Test Analyst:

  • Develop automated testing capabilities for SaaS offerings
  • Configure cloud based testing environments
  • Create test cases and scripts using JavaScript and Selenium
  • Understand complex process flows and document test criteria
  • Provide manual functional testing in a .Net or Java environment
  • Transition tests from manual to automated testing
  • Detect, work effectively within a DevOps/ Continuous Delivery model

Key skills required for the Software Test Analyst:

  • A technical focus, including a general knowledge of OO Programming ideally Java or C# on Linux
  • Use of an IDE and a source control system
  • Resourceful, creative problem solver, effective team player within cross-functional team environments while able to deliver individual tasks independently.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

Experience in any of the following would be a bonus:

  • Docker
  • Jenkins
  • Kubernetes/OpenShift
  • Experience working with Python or Go

In summary, an amazing opportunity for an experience Software Test Analyst who enjoys working with modern software engineering practices, languages and tools. There will be plenty of opportunity to learn on the job with this employer, so if you have a technical degree and some automated testing experience to offer then we'd be really interested to speak to you.

Apply now to take your career forward in this highly technical and learning orientated work culture. The office is located in Salford Quays.

Please express your CV for consideration today, we are keen to speak to people and to make intro's.

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