Manual & Automated Test Analyst

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Manual & Automated Test Analyst

My client, a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company that helps clients around the world turn risk into a path for growth, are looking for a Manual and Automated Test Analyst.

Job Description

Manual & Automated Test Analyst
£35,000 - £45,000PA

My client is a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company that helps clients around the world turn risk into a path for growth.

Predominantly manual software testing and quality assurance team role within an Agile software development environment with BDD automation skills preferred. This highly technical role requires excellent manual testing skills to carry out user acceptance testing of mathematical software for both function and usability. Automation of business testing function using SpecFlow or other BDD testing tools highly desirable. Individual must possess the drive to deliver high quality software to tight deadlines and the ability to stay focused whilst repeating testing in a dynamic software environment. Additional knowledge of functional automation and scripting using C# or VB within Visual Studio Coded UI or TestComplete highly desirable as the role will expand to include maintenance of existing multi-project automation suites.

Analysis, creation, and execution of manual test cases within an Agile (SCRUM) project
Testing and detailed technical understanding of web-based applications, client server systems and MS SQL environments
Visual Studio 2012+, Specflow or other BDD testing tools
Testing of user interfaces, business logic, and batch processes
Maintenance of existing automated regression test suites in Visual Studio Coded UI and TestComplete automation tools
Track record of web application testing including compatibility, compliance and services testing
Provide support to developers for test case debugging, execution tracing and coverage analysis
Issue tracking management and resolution
Daily SCRUM attendance and input into planning meetings
Additional Responsibilities:
Adhere to all internal and external quality process standards
Knowledge and hands-on exposure of automation using C# or VB within Visual Studio 2012+ or TestComplete 9+ is desirable

Track record in software testing and quality assurance ideally in the Pensions industry or other financial environment
Excellent documentation skills and attention to detail
Mathematics related educational background or track record of testing mathematical software
Knowledge of Agile projects utilising SCRUM techniques
ISEB/ISTQB foundation certificate in Software Testing preferred
Must be able to work unsupervised and to tight deadlines as well as within an Agile team
Understanding of software development life cycle processes
Use of testing tools and environments such as Visual Studio/Visual Source Safe, Team Foundation Server, Subversion or CVS
Time management skills

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Jonelle Odairi-Foxe