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Test Analyst

Manchester City Centre

Salary

£25K - £35K (based on experience)

Role Description

We are looking for an experienced Test Analyst with a real passion for uncovering bugs and delivering high-quality solutions. The ideal candidate will have experience of working in an agile development environment and be comfortable working collaboratively with Developers and other stakeholders. They must be able to work independently, be able to demonstrate a strong track record in delivering to deadlines and show a willingness to embrace change in a fast-paced environment.

Responsibilities

  • Testing of the evestor website, client portal and mobile applications
  • Help to identify bugs as early as possible in the development process
  • Analysis and design of test cases, test execution and defect management
  • Report on bugs and take ownership of them through to closure
  • Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders to ensure defined acceptance criteria is met
  • Taking ownership of and pride in the features you are working on
  • Contributing to team process and practice improvement

Required Skills

  • At least 2 years software testing experience
  • Excellent understanding of the principles of software testing
  • Experience of exploratory testing techniques
  • Experience, or understanding, of API testing
  • Pro-active and self-motivated
  • Keen attention to detail
  • Excellent communication and time management skills

Desirable Skills

  • ISTQB Foundation
  • Experience of test automation tools (e.g. Selenium (IDE & WebDriver), SOAPUI)
  • Experience of mobile testing
  • Experience/Exposure to various non-functional testing activities (performance, load, security)