Automation Test Analyst

Job Ref: 50184869
Sector: Testing & QA
Date Added: 22 August 2017
  • Reigate, Surrey, Surrey, England
  • n/a
  • Nancy Simmons
  • 0207 654 1018

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Senior Software Test Analyst | Automation Tester | Reigate | Surrey | 6 Months + | Pensions

Purpose Manual and automated software testing and quality assurance team role within a software development environment. Reporting to senior members of the project team, this technical role requires excellent manual and automated software testing skills to carry out system testing, regression testing and user acceptance testing of an in-house pensions valuation software tool for both function and usability. Individual must possess the drive to deliver high quality software to tight deadlines and the ability to stay focused whilst repeating testing in a dynamic software development environment.

Key Duties

Essential Functions:

  • Analysis, creation, and execution of manual test cases within an Agile (SCRUM) environment
  • Development and maintenance of automated regression suite using C# as the scripting language
  • Management of automated testing environments and software installations
  • Testing of user interfaces, business logic and database backend
  • Support software developers with debugging issues raised from test scenarios during the software development phases
  • Issue tracking management and resolution
  • Daily progress meeting attendance and input into planning meetings

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Adhere to all internal and external quality process standards
  • Provide evidence based testing results to senior members of the project team to successfully sign off application releases

Experience Prerequisites for the role:

  • Proven experience in the software test industry in a manual and automated environment
  • Strong automated scripting skills in C#
  • Experience and knowledge of Visual Studio, TFS, SQL, Visual Studio Coded UI or equivalent
  • Proven experience of working in an Agile (SCRUM) environment
  • ISEB/ISTQB foundation certificate in Software Testing
  • Experience of testing financial software, both web and client/server
  • Understanding of software development life cycle processes
  • Relevant Pension industry knowledge preferred

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnerships, pregnancy or maternity or age