Test Analyst (6 month FTC)

Posted 15 March by YourRecruit IT Ltd Easy Apply Ending soon

Circa £35,000 pro rata plus Excellent Benefits including bonus, 30 days holiday, pension, regular salary reviews, plus lots more.

Key Skills: Test Analyst. Testing. Manual. System. Definition Document. Test Script. Load, Execute. HP Quality Centre / ALM. Defect Management Reporting, Financial Services / Banking. System Test, System Integration, UAT Test Cases. Data Migration. ISEB / ISTQB.

Our client, an exceptional financial services organisation who operate globally, are looking for an experienced Project Test Analyst to join them for initially a 6 month fixed term contract, to be responsible for performing Test Preparation and Test Execution activities on a high profile strategic project currently underway.

We are looking for an experienced Tester with skills in manual testing as well as experience of executing System Test, System Integration and UAT Test Cases as well as HP Quality Centre / ALM.

The Project Test Analyst - Primary Responsibilities:

As a Test Analyst you will be performing Test Preparation and Test Execution activities on a high profile strategic project currently underway within the Organisation. The successful Test Analyst will report directly to the Test Manager and will be based in Redhill, Surrey.

The Test Analyst will be responsible for:

  • Reviewing Detailed Design Business Requirement Definition Documents and producing appropriate Test Scripts.
  • Executing Test Scripts
  • Loading of Test Scripts into HP Quality Centre /ALM.
  • Coordinate, where required, with the Business Users and ensure testing is performed in line with agreed standards.
  • Adhere to the defect management reporting, resolution and retesting process.
  • Ensure all test results are appropriately documented.
  • Performing other duties as required.
  • As part of this role some travel to Poland maybe required and some out of hours, including weekend, working maybe needed.

The Test Analyst Candidate - Over to You! Our ideal candidate will have;

  • Strong manual testing experience in financial services
  • Experience of executing System Test, System Integration & UAT Test Cases
  • Experience of working on a Data Migration project
  • Solid experience in HP Quality Centre /ALM is essential.
  • Excellent quality test scripting, execution, and defect reporting (i.e. writing good test scripts and defect reports).
  • Experienced with busy projects with challenging test phase timelines.
  • Excellent analytical skills as a Test Analyst and the ability to be able to apply these to Business requirements i.e. scenario analysis, reviewing execution results, etc. (Strong numeracy and mathematical skills would be advantageous.)
  • Excellent planning and organisational skills, able to meet challenging timelines
  • Ability to mentor business users / subject matter experts in all aspects of Test Analyst tasks
  • Good under pressure, and constantly delivers quality testing output.
  • Ideally the candidate will be qualified to ISEB / ISTQB or equivalent level.

In return, our client can offer an exceptional opportunity within an outstanding organisation that can offer real career progression as well as a generous basic salary of around £35,000 + Excellent Benefits including bonus, 30 days holiday, pension, regular salary reviews, plus lots more. Sounds interesting and something you would love to be part of? Apply today!

Key Skills: Test Analyst. Testing. Manual. System. Definition Document. Test Script. Load, Execute. HP Quality Centre / ALM. Defect Management Reporting, Financial Services / Banking. System Test, System Integration, UAT Test Cases. Data Migration. ISEB / ISTQB.

Due to the large numbers of responses we receive, despite our best efforts it is not possible to respond to every application. Therefore only short-listed candidates will be contacted for this particular role and if you haven’t heard from us within 7 days please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion. Please feel free however to apply for further roles and we will certainly keep your details on file and contact you with suitable vacancies.

Key Skills: Test Analyst. Testing. Manual. System. Definition Document. Test Script. Load, Execute. HP Quality Centre / ALM. Defect Management Reporting, Financial Services / Banking. System Test, System Integration, UAT Test Cases. Data Migration. ISEB / ISTQB.

YourRecruit (IT) Ltd does not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender or disability and complies with all relevant UK legislation.

Required skills

  • Manual
  • Testing
  • Test Analyst
  • System
  • Definition Document

Reference: 34692458

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