Senior Test Analyst

Recruiter
Premier Group UK
Location
Manchester
Posted
09 Jan 2018
Closes
15 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A huge client of mine is looking for a Senior Test Analyst to join their team in Salford on a permanent basis. Key Responsibilities of the Senior Test Analyst: Planning, Estimating, Executing and Automating test cases to prove the appropriate requirements within a release. Maintain the Regression Test Pack and automate the most valuable tests contained within. Ensuring the appropriate testing evidence is completed at all testing phases. Looking into the source code of the applications to see if bugs are being introduced by poor coding standards and recommend remediation. Continually evaluating the test automation approach looking for improvements and simplifications. Supporting the developers by suggesting ways that the systems can be written to make them easier to test. Assuring the systems used to track testing progress is kept up to date. Diagnose and help correct any issues found on the production systems. Identify key areas of the system that require data and service simulation and formulate proposals Work with the Quality Assurance and Test function to ensure OSS Delivery testing follows best practice and aligns to the agreed QA strategy Own and maintain an OSS test risk and issue log and drive continuous improvement appropriately Key Skills Required of the Senior Test Analyst: A degree in a computing related subject Experience of software development Proven testing track record Excellent problem solving skills Desirable Skills Required of the Senior Test Analyst: Experience of automation technologies Good written and verbal communication Experience of testing frameworks ISTQB advanced The successful Senior Test Analyst will be paid up to £40,000 per annum. If interested, please apply immediately. We also offer up to £500 for successful referrals. Premier are acting as an employment agency