Test Analyst – Manual and Automated

Salary:
£40000 - £45000 per annum 
Job Type:
Permanent 
Location:
Birmingham 
Sector:
IT 
Job Ref:
CTTEST7376_1562855159 

Position: Test Analyst – Manual and Automated

Location: Birmingham, West Midlands

Salary: £40,000 to £45,000

Benefits: Pension plus other benefits

This is a fantastic opportunity an experienced Test Analyst with both manual and automated testing experience to join an International FTSE 250 company based in Birmingham.

Based at their head office in Bordesley Green, you will play a key role focussing on application testing & quality assurance, responsible for identifying and assisting to resolve application errors using technology tools.

This will include the creation, maintenance and implementation of test scripts and plans.

A key area of development will be automation testing. Where possible there is a desire to roll this out across a complex application estate therefore experience in automation testing is a must.

The Role

The Test Analyst will be responsible for providing high quality QA and Test support to independently assess a number of business-critical systems and applications for quality in line with objectives agreed with the Senior Test Lead.

The role will be a mix of manual and automated testing in both Agile and Waterfall environments depending on the specific projects you are working on.

You will perform risk assessment and you will produce test documentation such as test plans, test cases and test scripts which will define the scope, resources and steps needed for the testing.

You will prepare and execute test plans as well as supervise test resources in developing and executing appropriate tests for all projects and change requests.

There are a number of large projects scheduled for this year and next and you will have the opportunity to manage a number of testing projects yourself after a suitable period of training and settling into the role.

The majority of the testing will be web/browser based so we would expect you to have strong experience in this area.

Key Experience Required

  • You will have at least three to five years of commercial testing experience within both automated and manual testing.
  • Ideally you will have experience of using Selenium for web based automated testing, Postman for API automated testing and JMeter or LoadRunner for performance testing.
  • You will have significant experience in structured software testing, including functional and non-functional testing, system level testing and integration testing gained in a web-based environment.
  • ISTQB Certified Testing qualification would be welcomed.

This is a very rare opportunity to be part of an expanding company and make a significant contribution to a highly successful business.

Coburg Banks IT specialise in recruiting in a variety of areas including: Development, IT Support, Programme and Project Management, Business Analysts and Testing as well as mid to senior level IT appointments. We would welcome the opportunity of helping you in your career, so please send a copy of your CV to us

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