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Junior Project Support & Testing Analyst

Junior Project Support & Testing Analyst

Posted 4 April by Now Careers Easy Apply Ended

Our client in the Newport area is seeking a Junior Project Support and Testing Analyst to join them on a permanent basis. This role could suit somebody working in Financial Services but seeking a change of career or somebody with a year or 2 testing experience.

SKILL SET - a high level of the following are essential:

  • IT skills - an excellent working knowledge of Excel, Word, Outlook and Powerpoint
  • Have a passion for IT systems and software
  • Proven ability of providing product or customer support within an office-based environment
  • Self-sufficient, flexible and a good team player
  • Experience of working within an environment focused on following processes and supporting process improvements through to change
  • Creative with a logical and methodical approach to problem solving and a strong attention to detail being able to deliver right first-first-time results quickly
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to explain issues clearly and simply both orally and in writing
  • Telephone skills - excellent professional telephone manner essential
  • Have a positive attitude and enthusiasm
  • Quick to learn

Desirable knowledge

  • Software testing experience across a range of technology areas in application development
  • Experience within a software development environment working with analysts and developers
  • Understand the importance and work with the requirements of the Data Protection Act
  • Able to work under pressure and to deadlines
  • Ability to understand and converse using technical terminology and explain concepts to others in simple language

Responsibilities

  • Plan and Perform manual tests of Websites, Apps and spreadsheets
  • Working with third parties, attending meetings and tracking defects
  • Undertaking general support or project work
  • Providing technical software support to our client managers and customers when necessary through face to face, email and telephone
  • Work with Partners who are remote to the main office requiring taking careful instructions over the phone
  • Ensuring that work is organised and prioritised correctly so that target dates are met
  • Sharing ideas and making recommendations to improve new and existing products. Contribute to group discussions
  • Creating functional specifications as required
  • Support the IT team and obtain an understanding of the business systems by studying current practices; support the design process, testing and supporting implementation modifications to enhance accuracy\save process time.

Required skills

  • Website
  • Software Testing

Reference: 34824489

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