Senior Test Analyst - Agile/Automation - Perm - Edinburgh - to 42K GBP plus excellent benefits
Senior Test Analyst : Agile/Automation - Perm : Edinburgh : to 42K GBP plus excellent package If you?re reading this and think it looks familiar, it probably is. That?s because my client is still looking for the right candidate for this great opportunity. You never know, it could be you! Are you a skilled software tester with experience working within the financial services sector? Are you looking for an opportunity to be generously rewarded for what you do, and get the opportunity to take responsibility for how testing is delivered? Then I want to hear from you! Abrecco?s Edinburgh based client is looking for an Agile test analyst to join a collaborative team and provide end to end system and user acceptance testing within a financial environment. You should be able to take ownership of test planning, scripting and executing functional tests, as well as utilising automation testing tools and techniques where possible. If this sounds like you, apply now. Role responsibilities: Collaborate with stakeholders, business analysts, analyst programmers and other testers Develop test scenarios using risk based models Develop detailed test cases that find bugs, issues and prove quality Execute test cases Use test automation wherever appropriate Personal and technical attributes: Proven software test experience with knowledge of a variety of testing techniques and approaches Full Test Design; Execution and Defect Management experience across a number of projects. Financial services experience required (ideally pension based systems) A good knowledge of test automation and how it can be fully realised Strong problem solving and communication skills Excellent planning skills and ability to co-ordinate testing activities Experience of Microsoft Test Manager UFT (Unified Functional Testing OR QTP previously) or FIT (FitNesse) experience Exposure to Cucumber, SpecFlow and Gherkin would also be beneficial. This is an ideal opportunity for a test analyst with some knowledge of performance, mobile or general systems testing coupled with excellent communication skills who thrives in a highly team orientated environment. Salary is to £42K depending on experience and less experienced candidates will be considered. You will also receive a generous benefits package which includes bonus, double matched pension, private health, flexible working hours as well as ongoing training and skills development. Apply with your latest CV for immediate consideration. Only apply to this vacancy if you consent to us contacting you with regards to this and similar future career opportunities. You may call to discuss the role in more detail if you wish.