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Junior Test Analyst

  • Full-time
  • Quality Assurance Team
  • Remote worker

Description

As a Junior Test Analyst, you will contribute to the complete software development lifecycle, including:

  • Designing, running and maintaining test plans and test data based on requirements and workflows.
  • Functional & Non-functional testing on enhancements and bug fixes.
  • Executing regression testing against Service Release and Patch Release software.
  • Log all bugs arising during testing and ensure these are forwarded to the appropriate Development team for resolution.
  • Review the requirement document and understand the scope of testing and provide inputs to Test lead for preparation of test plan based on realistic targets.
  • Using appropriate test tools to automate and to track progress in testing.
  • Reviewing requirements and estimating user stories.
  • Serving as an advocate for software quality in both production and test development.
  • Working in product and delivery Agile scrum teams.


As a Junior Test Analyst, you will contribute to the development team and the wider organisation, including:

  • Contributing to the continuous quality improvement of all test processes.
  • Contributing to the DevOps process and tool building.
  • Researching new technology and new techniques.
  • Working in product and delivery Agile scrum teams.


This role requires technical flexibility and a desire to learn new skills, to assess new technologies and to bring benefits to the business. Within the team, skills and opportunities will be shared to ensure you develop a broad and deep understanding of the range of technologies we use.


We work primarily with web technologies running on a Cloud platform supporting web services and databases. We develop and test using the latest tools, and we promote investigation of new tools and technologies.


Core responsibilities:

  • To ensure software quality in both production and test development.
  • To collaborate with stakeholders to make sure the required business scenarios are covered in the acceptance test scripts.
  • To work closely with software developers to reach a common understanding of the code base and test coverage.



Requirements

Essential skills:

We aim to develop your abilities quickly through training and hands-on application of the following skills:


Person specification/job skills:


Key:

CV – Curriculum Vitae / Application letter  I – Interview  P – Presentation


Benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • Flexible hours
  • Transparent career development pathway
  • Continued Professional Development
  • Auto-enrolment pension scheme
  • IT equipment provided for remote working