Senior Software Test Analyst

Recruiter
Greenfield Recruitment Limited
Location
Shrewsbury
Salary
Market related
Posted
03 Aug 2017
Closes
17 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Software Test Analyst

Commutable from Shrewsbury, Telford, Oswestry, Welshpool, Newtown, Mid Wales, Powys

The Software Test Analyst will be working closely with development teams, testing new embedded-software and PC-based configuration and programming tools for our range of market leading products.

The Senior Software Test Analyst will be responsible for the test approach on a project and also planning testing, proving fitness for purpose, finding and documenting bugs, championing quality.

The ideal Senior Software Test Analyst will have an interest in software development with some experience in testing applications-software or embedded-software. Preferably, a working knowledge of controllers or PLCs. And coding or scripting experience e.g. Python, C, Codesys

The Senior Software Test Analyst will have experience of -

- Software testing over the full SDLC - Planning tests
- Documenting and executing tests
- Recording bugs and managing defects
- Working knowledge of industrial automation products
- Design and build test environments for testing products
- Excellent team building and inter-personal skills
- Manage document reviews on projects
- Work in a multi-project environment
- Work to agreed timescales and project plans

The Senior Software Test Analyst profile-

- Excellent written and verbal communication skills
- Efficient and focussed and capable of working unsupervised if needed
- Able to train others in product knowledge
- Ability to take responsibility, when needed, to drive tasks through to completion
- Familiarity with the software development process is desirable

The Senior Software Test Analyst salary on offer is competitive plus bonus, benefits package and re-location assistance if required