Test Analyst

Thames Valley Police
£35,000 per annum dependant on exp (excellent benefits)
08 Apr 2017
08 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Thames Valley Police is the territorial police force responsible for policing the Thames Valley area covered by the counties of Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire. It is one of the largest territorial police forces in England.

If you want a role with a genuine sense of purpose, a more interactive, engaging experience and a unique opportunity to shape our future technology - we believe you’ve found it!

We have now combined the expertise from both Thames Valley Police and Hampshire Constabulary into a single department servicing both forces.

The Role:

In this role you will be required to write test scripts following the pre-defined acceptance criteria from the business and agreed by all stakeholders within a given timeframeExecute tests and record results of test runsLog all deviations that occurred during testing and maintain matrix to ensure the coverage of requirements specified by the businessWith the support of the Test QC Manager, you will be required to lead on all testing capabilities for specific pieces of work including planning, managing and reporting activities along with the production of associated test artefacts.The Essentials:

Proficient in the detailed usage, design and execution of test product and solutions using multiple potentially complex technologies and third party products.Good range of skills in ICT technologies and knowledge of product development, testing and deployment life cycles.Proficient test analyst having worked on either complex or medium scale ICT projects using formal test methodologies and techniques within a structured framework.Familiar with Software Testing Tools which could be automated or assist any part of the testing process, including the test management process, the execution of the tests, the comparison of actual outcomes to predicted outcomes, the setting up of test preconditions, and other test control and test reporting functions.Candidates must have capability to travel to different locations across both Forces and undertake all assignments in a timely manner.
Generous Benefits Package:24 Days Holiday plus bank holidays37 hour working weekFlexible working Pension SchemeEmployee Assistance Programme (Welfare Services)Cycle to Work SchemeChildcare Voucher SchemeExcellent Maternity & Paternity LeaveDiscounts on healthcare, transport, dining, days out and more...The closing date for fompleted applications is Monday 1st May 2017.