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Test Analyst - Preston - £35,000

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Recruiter: Spring Group Plc
Listed on: 13th December 2019
Location: Preston
Salary/Rate: £30000 - £35000
Type: Permanent
Start Date: ASAP

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Test Analyst - Preston - £35,000

I'm working with a well established employer in the Preston area who are looking to recruit for a Test Analyst to join their team and work on the continual improvements to their systems.


One of the North west's leading property companies are looking for you to join their developer team to work on their websites, applications and systems. Their services cover construction, facilities management and sales to our customers and their approached to offering the best working environment has lead us to receive numerous awards included Investor in People.

This Test Analyst role will be based in Preston for a fixed term contract till the end of 2020.

The responsibilities are to ensure testing is designed, executed and recorded according to the QA best practice framework

* Analyse requirements, solution specifications and carry out test design to ensure test coverage and establish test priority
* Responsible for creating test scripts for all test phases and cross referencing them to project scope
* Create test plans using standard test design techniques according to the QA best practice framework
* Responsible for executing test scripts and results recorded in test tool
* Review all relevant documentation to ensure QA is applied, by carrying out static testing techniques. Ensure all bugs found are raised in JIRA in the agreed format and follow-up on any reported issues
* Report daily on any issues and test progress to the Test Manager / Test Lead

Essential experience required are performing QA within software companies and strong knowledge of software QA methodologies, tools, and processes

* Excellent Microsoft SQL knowledge, SQL theory and principles, creating queries, joins, indexes, data migration & integration
* Integration QA experience, testing APIs and/or ETL is a must-have, with Database migration testing experience (desirable)
* Solid Experience with an Automation, exposure to Selenium or Katalon Studio
* Non-functional testing, especially performance testing using Apache JMeter (preferable)
* Exposure to JIRA and defect management tools

The working environment is relaxed with an emphasise to collaborate as a team to come up with solution's that best fits the business needs and includes flexitime around working hours.

If you'd like to learn more let me know the best time to call to explain more about the position

Test Analyst - Preston - £35,000

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