Test Analyst - Tester - Manual & Automation Testing

  • Job Reference: Sophie Mann
  • Date Posted: 21 November 2019
  • Recruiter: Eurobase People Limited
  • Location: Chelmsford, Essex
  • Salary: £45,000 to £50,000
  • Sector: Information Technology
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Sophie Mann
  • Email: sophie.mann@eurobase.com

Job Description

Test Analyst - Tester - Manual & Automation Testing

A new opportunity has arisen for a Test Analyst within Insurance Solutions Division of an Essex based Software House that is experiencing significant growth. This is a fantastic new role to the company with a base salary of c£45-50K DOE.

Do you want to work for a rapidly growing software house with an enviable reputation for product quality, successful delivery and a prestigious customer base? A company that invests heavily in its solution portfolio and is recognized as a leader in its market sectors. A company known for its flexible and personal approach to business. These attributes are fueling sustained growth, evidenced by the securing of a number of high profile global customers and a strong pipeline of prospective business, which is leading to the creation of some fantastic roles and career opportunities.

As a Test Analyst with both manual and automation test skills, you will be working within a team of Developers, Analysts and Testers within the Insurance Division, where the application is based on .NET (VB, C#) platform integrated with Web Portal Developed in Angular.

Your responsibilities will include but not be limited to:-

  • Work with the Product Owners and Business Analysts to ensure requirements captured are of high quality and have clear and testable acceptance criteria
  • To test systems and software by developing and executing test cases and test scripts in accordance with specific project requirements
  • To Develop detailed test cases and test scripts
  • To process the test results and liaise with other project personnel to ensure that software and systems meet customer and project requirements
  • To clearly document any faults/bugs with sufficient detail and test data to help reproduce the issues found during the course of all test phases and report them to Test/Dev Managers

As Test Analyst the following skills are essential:-

  • Degree in Computer Science or similar, Certification in ISTQB/ISEB
  • Excellent experience in developing Test Cases using Functional Specification documents
  • Excellent understanding of the waterfall, agile principles, iterative software development life cycle
  • Excellent experience of delivering on System Test, Integration Test, UAT and Regression Test phases
  • Excellent communication and inter personal skills
  • Good experience of setting up and running non-functional testing
  • Ability to work effectively with technical development, business stakeholders and third parties
  • Exceptional organisational and time management skills
  • Minimum of 5+ years' experience of working in software development projects
  • Ideally a minimum of 3+ years' Experience using TFS/VSTS/Microsoft Test Manager
  • 3+ years of using SQL to write Queries, extract data sets and identify records.

Any previous experience within the Insurance Sector is highly desirable along with Wiki/Confluence experience, API testing, Web Applications testing and experience executing Automation Tests.

Test Analyst - Tester - Manual & Automation Testing

For further details, please apply now!