Senior BI Test Analyst/ Lead

Experis LTD
18 May 2017
17 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

My client are the world's leading Insurance Brand and one of the most recognisable financial services organisations across the globe. They are current hiring for a Senior Test Analyst/Lead to be responsible for leading the testing of delivered solutions in one of their most profitable business areas.


* Leads and manages a test phase for a large release, or several smaller pieces of work

* Ensures that phase test plans are prepared and followed

* Ensures adequate transition into the test phase (ensuring entry criteria for the test phase are achieved, and all the required documentation is signed off)

* Helps ensure that all elements of business data and input are correct

* Ensure that data delivered by the relevant systems is quality assured, accurate, timely and has a high level of data integrity

* Leads test reviews of the documentation in preparation for test planning

* Leads the production of the Test Plan (and Strategy where they own the whole test piece) test analysis and scripting effort in order that business requirements are transformed into test conditions and are then incorporated into test scripts

* Works closely with testers and suppliers to manage the fix retest cycle, and close off defects adequately

* Ensures the acceptance criteria for the test phase are achieved

* Ensures the test phase is appropriately completed and closed off - coordinating sign off by the business

People & Capability

* Co-ordinates all personnel involved in testing (including business representatives) in planning, preparing, executing and reporting on the test phase

* Ensures adequate test resource is secured for the test phase

* Co-ordinates all business test execution personnel involved in testing to execute tests, log results and defects and report on progress

* Undertake capability improvement for self as agreed with Senior Test Manager - Job Family Lead

Reporting & Progress

* Monitors and reports progress to all interested parties and escalate issues as required

* Arranges and chairs test progress meetings

* Works closely with testers and suppliers to manage the fix retest cycle to facilitate defect closure

* Reports test metrics and management information as required

* Provides a primary contact for testing issues for all parties

* Produces the Test Report during and at the end of the test phase

Compliance & Standards

* Ensures all test data and environments are prepared and available

* Ensures all testing complies to regulatory, legislative and UKIT standards

* Delivers against the test plan