QA Analyst / Software Tester

Reference

R4TADEM22819

Consultant

Anita Dale

Location

North Yorkshire

Category

IT & Digital

Benefits

Up to 33 days holiday, flexihours, holiday buy scheme, govt pension, free parking, onsite creche, regular socials

Start Date

QA Analyst / Software Tester sought by a leading premium financial services company based near York. A market leader with the majority stake in their field with a growing international presence, this is a unique opportunity to join at an exciting phase of growth for the company.

The Role:

As QA Analyst / Software Tester you’ll focus on testing customer facing digital products and services and backend systems created by the development teams. Your duties will include:

  • Work with developers, product owners and managers to produce & run testing plans
  • Implement a robust testing approach within development cycles to provide an effective level of assurance before regular releases
  • Test planning, estimation and design
  • Requirement gathering
  • Create test cases from set specifications
  • Liaise with development team in an agile environment
  • Bug tracking and reporting
  • Retesting
  • Systems, integration, regression and UAT testing
  • Testing APIs
  • Querying databases to identify test data or isolate the cause of issues
  • Using automated test tools – Webdriver, Selenium etc
  • Create and maintain testing diagrams and supporting information
  • Training and knowledge transfer to the team
  • Working with IT and Marketing departments

The successful QA Analyst should have most of the following:

  • At least 2 years in software testing
  • Test planning, estimation and design
  • Requirement gathering
  • Create test cases from set specifications
  • Liaise with development team in an agile environment
  • Logging defects and writing detailed bug reports and participating in root cause analysis
  • Retesting
  • Systems, integration, regression and UAT testing
  • Testing APIs
  • Querying databases to identify test data or isolate the cause of issues
  • Due to office location you must be a driver with access to a vehicle

The following are desirable but not essential:

  • Automated test tools – Webdriver, Selenium etc
  • ISEB/ISTQB certification
  • BDD or TDD methodologies
  • Testing mobile devices
  • Programming experience (Backend/Frontend/Scripting/VBA)

Benefits:

  • Salary from £30,000 depending on experience
  • Up to 33 days’ holiday with service (including bank holidays)
  • Salary sacrifice holiday scheme
  • Excellent flexible working arrangement
  • Onsite crèche
  • Staff discount
  • Government pension
  • Free nights out and events
  • Free parking
  • Free hot drinks
  • Free workwear

Quality Assurance Analyst / Software Tester

York, North Yorkshire – commutable from Harrogate, North Leeds, Wetherby, Ripon, Tadcaster, etc

From £30,000 depending on experience + benefits

Software Test Analyst | Testing Analyst | QA tester | Quality Assurance Tester | QA Engineer | Quality Assurance Engineer | Testing Engineer

Town/City

York

Region

North Yorkshire

Country

United Kingdom

Salary:

Any

Job Type:

Permanent

Hours:

Full Time

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