Test Analyst

Essential Recruitment
£35 - 40k + bonus + benefits
09 Aug 2017
19 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Test Analyst

Test Analyst - Automation, Test Strategies, Test Plans, Test Systems/ Procedures, Jira, JavaScript - Gaydon - £35-40k + bonus + bens

A "hands-on" Test Analyst is urgently required to join an expanding Test/ Validation function providing a comprehensive testing service to a well-established Development team. The team will be responsible for software testing and application validation. Some appreciation of testing in an engineering environment would be useful.

Test Analyst Role and Responsibilities:
- Clearly define the Test strategies for software and data solutions
- Plan all testing and validation activities according to software requirements documentation and software release plans
- Create, maintain and monitor and full suite of test plans
- Drive the use of multiple test platforms
- Report on the status of the full team's testing activities

Test Analyst Skills and Experience:
- Demonstrable experience in a Test Analyst role
- In-depth expertise in software Quality Assurance and Testing within a formalised environment
- Experience of test planning, devising test procedures and carrying out day-to-day testing activities
- Knowledge of test automation tools (Ranorex or Selenium in particular) will be required
- Experience of scripting (Python, JavaScript or similar) will be needed

You will work closely with your peer group in this role so excellent interpersonal/ communication skills will be needed, accompanied by the ability to manage senior stakeholders and build internal relationships. A positive, "can-do" approach will also be required to find solutions to leadership and technical issues.

Test Analyst - Test Strategies, Test Plans, Test Systems/ Procedures, Automation, Jira, JavaScript - Gaydon - £35-40k + bonus + bens

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Essential Recruitment is a specialist IT recruitment business with an in-depth understanding of the rapidly-changing nature of the IT market. We build long-term relationships with our clients and candidates based on our core values of Trust, Integrity and Delivery