A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a full-time Entry Level Test Analyst or a Test Analyst to work within the Start Up and Small Business area of the UKI Technology Group.Our SSB team consists of highly skilled software architects, developers, business analysts, test analysts and technical authors all operating as an integrated team in a dynamic and customer focused environment. As well as encouraging innovation and agility we also look to embrace the latest technologies to provide ever increasing business benefits to our customers in the UK and beyond.
About the role?
Reporting to the Test Team Leader, the Test Analyst is responsible for carrying out thorough and efficient testing. The Test Analyst will create accurate test plans and execute against these, ensuring that all issues are raised and managed to completion. The Test Analyst will have an attention to detail and be quality focussed resulting in thorough and well-organised testphases across all projects they work on. You must be comfortable with switching from one project to another and enjoy working under pressure and to tight deadlines without reducing the quality of your testing or focus. You will take accountability for all test related activities given within a test phase. Ideally you will be qualified to ISTQB Foundation or equivalent, but is not essential for an Entry Test Analyst role, as we will put you through this qualification if you were successful.
Skills and experience?
You will have an understanding in software testing, an awareness of relevant automation tools and the software development lifecycle. You will be able to work as part of a team or on your own, be proactive, self-motivated and have a ‘can do’ attitude. Good communication and organisation skills are a must, as is being able to follow current testing procedures. You will be able to plan, multi-task, prioritise and make decisions in high pressure situations. You will have good problem solving skills with the ability to provide solutions and options and will be able to provide accurate and timely estimates. You will have awareness of creating test artefacts that maximise the efficiency of the test phase and cover all requirements as well as appreciation of why reviews and providing feedback on source documents is required.
In return you will have the opportunity to help shape the future of a suite of highly successful products as well as becoming an integral part of a key team within the organisation.