Test Analyst - Financial Services

04 Feb 2017
04 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Test Analyst - Financial Services

A FTSE 250 Financial Services business is currently looking for a Test Analyst to join them on a full time permanent basis. You will be joining the business initially as part of a Finance Transformation programme that the business is currently undertaking. The majority of the testing in this role will by at the UAT/BAT level.

You role will involve helping to write test scripts at a system integration and business acceptance level; managing defects along with reproduction, triage and follow up; and reporting of test phases across multiple projects in the stream of work. The role will combine elements of co-ordination of test phases, to being more actively involved in the testing along with supporting others testing themselves.

If you would describe yourself as a front fronted, dynamic test professional and you are looking for a role that will give you a large level of responsibility and ownership, then this would be a great role for you.

As a Test Analyst your role will include some of the following duties:

  • Writing test scripts at a system integration and business acceptance level, understanding the separate goals of each and reflecting this in the way they are written
  • Co-ordinating test phases with the relevant departments
  • Support during test phases such as environment setup issues and helping execution
  • Defect management including leading triage and helping to reproduce
  • Test reporting of individual phases

Experience Required

  • Previous experience in a testing role
  • Experience in end-to-end Business acceptance testing
  • Ability to communicate effectively and openly with various stakeholders
  • Strong defect management skills
  • Willingness to take ownership for own deliverables and supporting others to achieve theirs
  • Nice to haves include Finance testing and experience with automated testing

As a business that likes to invest in its staff, the longer term prospects for this role are bright with opportunities to progress to a formal Team Lead or Test Manager role being realistic.

If interested in finding our more about this opportunity please apply directly to this advert or contact Leroy Owusu-Addae at or on .