Test Engineer / Test Analyst QA

Posted 21 September by Circle Recruitment
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Test Engineer / Test Analyst QA

Manchester

£28k-£33k Dependent Upon Experience

We are looking for a Senior Quality Assurance Engineer / Test Engineer to develop and execute exploratory tests as well as automated tests in order to ensure product quality.

As a QA / Test Engineer you will estimate, plan and coordinate testing activities. You will also ensure that quality issues and defects are appropriately identified, documented, tracked, and resolved in a defect tracking system

Test Engineer / Test Analyst QA Role and Responsibilities

  • Creation and execution of test scripts, recording outcome of tests, escalation of defects and identified opportunities for product improvement.
  • Hands on testing of all functional modules using structured and exploratory test techniques
  • Working in a cross functional team, and attending SCRUMs
  • Liaising with other software engineers and implementation staff to facilitate the testing of software
  • Liaising with members of the development team in order to provide Test feedback and over specific test outcomes e.g. for exploration and resolution of defects identified
  • Testing of interfaces and integration with other modules, products which may involve interface test harnesses
  • Preparation and execution of test plans and test scripts. Amend or update test materials to ensure lessons learned are reflected in future testing activities
  • Perform static testing and impact assessment of Design and Change Request documentation
  • Ability to understand software specification/requirements and to interpret acceptance criteria and derive tests accordingly
  • Assist in the development and instigation of protocols and procedures to improve the quality of software
  • Assist the Support team in investigating and resolving problems with software
  • Undertake any further duties determined as reasonable and necessary in fulfillment of the role.

Test Engineer / Test Analyst QA Qualifications and Education Requirements

  • ISTQB Foundation
  • 3 years manual /automated testing
  • 1+ year of working in agile environments experience
  • 2 years' experience in the review of test designs and the creation of test plans
  • 2 years' experience with multiple software test methods (white box, black box, functional, regression, and/or exploratory)

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