Test Analyst

What will the role entail?

  • Identify the tests that need to be performed, developing test scenarios from requirements, derived from discussions with stakeholders & developers.
  • Identify the most appropriate implementation approach for any given feature, using various testing techniques, including automated testing tools (predominantly Selenium).
  • Continued maintenance of the existing automation testing suite’ by proactively ensuring the existing automation test suite keeps pace with site enhancements, taking action as required.
  • Proven track record of creating, running and analyzing performance tests to meet agreed criteria (CI).
  • Analysing live site bugs found with the scripts, liaising with stakeholders to understand the impact
  • Test-Driven Development – Work to the practice of TDD
  • Full involvement with internal regression testing.
  • Ability to use experience and knowledge to create and run ad-hoc tests in order to provide complete testing coverage.
  • Experience of analysing live site bugs found with the scripts, liaising with stakeholders to understand the impact
  • Proactively ensuring the existing automation test suite isn’t impacted by site enhancements and taking action as required
  • Proven track record of using both automated tools and manual techniques to record and run tests that are repeatable

Essential Experience

  • Experience of all mentioned testing techniques
  • Understand the iterative software development lifecycle
  • Be experienced in agile software development
  • Strong written communications skills.
  • Experience of documenting test results in a clear and concise manner
  • Understand Agile methodologies
  • Experience of documenting test results in a clear and concise manner.
  • ISEB / ISTQB - Software Testing Foundation certificate

Desirable Skills/Qualifications

  • Experience working in a similar industry
  • Selenium

Apply by sending your CV and covering letter to ITjobs@onthebeach.co.uk