Test Analyst in United Kingdom

Applying for the Test Analyst role

Job Title: Test Analyst
Location: United Kingdom
Salary: £15,000 - £23,000
Type: Contract
Job Sector: IT Contractor
Sub Sector: Tester/Test Analyst
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Job Description

I have two new exciting entry / graduate test analyst role for a market leading software based business who deal within the Financial Service Authority (FSA) industry. The ideal candidate with have an excellent analytical approach an interest in IT, Maths, Physics or a similar background in which problem solving is required. This is an excellent opportunity to enter testing industry which enable quick progression and fantastic future progression and salaries. Full training will be given.

The Role:

· Product Testing by executing test scripts in accordance with the test plans and release documentation

· Analysis and monitoring of customer UAT feedback

· Production and distribution of accurate and complete release notes to customers following UAT feedback

· Assisting with Beta Testing support

· Liasing with Development teams to promote swift resolution of faults

· Constantly monitor testing progress against release dates/plans

· Manage own time to ensure delivery against timesc ales as dictated by the Lead QA and/or Team Leader

· Escalate risks and issues in an appropriate manner

· Accurate recording and monitoring of faults using error tracking software

· Review testing environment and processes to facilitate continuous improvement and m aintenance of quality standards

· Ensure that testing environment is maintained in a manner that promotes it’s most efficient and effective usage


· Degree or equivalent in IT, Maths, Physics or comparable subject

· Experience of working in pressured environment to strict deadlines

· Experience of working with an Agile delivery methodology - Advantage but not essential

· Insurance background – Advantage but not essential

· Quality Assurance or Testing – Advantage but not essential

· Customer Service or Support – Advantage but not essential


· Good written / verbal communication skills

· Strong organisational and interpersonal skills

· Knowledge of Open GI applications – Advantage but not essential

· Knowledge of XML and SQL – Advantage but not essential

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