Technical Test Analyst - Automation, £45k, Farnham

We Work Recruitment Limited
09 Feb 2017
09 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Technical Test Analyst - Automation, £45k, Farnham

We are currently recruiting for a Technical Test Analyst to work alongside a team of Software Developers. The primary role of the Technical Test Analyst is to create, implement and maintain an automated testing suite for both new and existing development work on the bespoke CRM system within the company.

This role will form part of the IT Development team, working alongside the Software Developers (currently 3) to help develop new solutions, in addition to further developing the bespoke internal and external CRM system.

The primary focus of the role will be to create, implement and maintain a suite of automated testing scenarios, in addition to creating and maintaining technical documentation for use across the business.

The role will require close collaboration with a team of Data Analysts in addition to liaising with system users across the whole company, up to and including the business owners, in order to understand and define requirements and ensure expectations are met.

This position will also be instrumental in creating and maintaining technical documentation, for use across the business.

Principal Responsibilities

- Review existing manual tests and build these within an automated environment
- Build new automated test scenarios and implement in order to identify required fixes or improvements before deployment
- Create technical specifications and user guides, providing system overviews and training to end users where necessary or required
- Work closely with the business owners to understand new requirements and to produce effective test cases.
- Work closely with Data Analyst team and key users to ensure requirements are clearly defined and expectations are met
- Provide feedback to management of potential improvements to existing procedures and systems

Required Skills & Experience:


- 2-3 years Automation Test Experience
- Automated and manual testing
- Excellent knowledge of REST APIs, integration and testing
- Good knowledge of using an automated a testing suite (e.g. SoapUI)
- Knowledge of all aspects of testing, including security, mocking and load.
- Good Selenium Web driver Knowledge
- Experience of Command Line (CL) environments
- Use of c#, HTML


- Able to understand business processes to develop use cases for testing
- Great communication and interpersonal skills, both written and verbal
- Experience working in Agile development environments
- Experience of interacting with key business stakeholders

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Due to the accepted volume of applications all successful applicants will be contacted within 48 hours.