QA Test Analyst

Competitive | London | Contract
Posted 10 months ago

QA Test Analyst

An amazing opportunity has arisen to work for a revolutionary and rapidly growing fintech company based in London.
Reporting to the QA Manager, the QA Tester will play a key role in the analysis, planning and execution of testing the company's web-based products. Principally, this is hands-on role for manual functional testing with a prospect to develop into automation testing.

The QA Tester will possess an excellent background in testing web applications on various browsers to include desktop and digital devices (i.e. mobile/tablet), a good understanding of back end processes and integration of web services, have excellent demonstrable knowledge of the full software development lifecycle (SDLC) and architecture they have used in previous projects. The QA Tester will be responsible for creation of Test Plans, Test Scripts, Execution of Scripts, Defect Reporting, Estimation, Analysis of Requirements Documentation and Technical Specifications, analysis of defects with occasional querying of the MS SQL Server RDMS.

Experience required

- Strong experience testing web based applications, cross browser and digital devices (mobile and tablet)
- Practical experience in test planning, test case design and test progress reporting
- Use of test management tools; Microsoft Test Manager and VSTS
- Experience working using the Agile development methodology
- Knowledge of TDD and BDD and Gherkin
- Adaptable and able to work in an environment where process and methodology is still being evolved
- Candidate must have excellent communication skills, with the ability to work collaboratively and engage with people at all levels
- Must be comfortable working and delivering in a fast-paced and cutting-edge software development environment
- Lively and focused characteristics
- ISEB/ISTQB Certified Tester – Foundation Level or Higher

- Experience with dealing with payments, real-time transactions and account activity within the financial/banking sector.
- Good knowledge and understanding use of C# (.NET)
- Exposure to automation testing frameworks and Selenium
- Experience of API testing
- Exposure to the SQL language for querying the database

In return the successful candidate will receive a salary of between £38,000 and £45,000 plus a number of generous benefits which includes a discretionary performance related bonus.

Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK and hold a British/EU Passport or ILR.

For more information about this role, please contact:

Scott Carey
01892 553 243

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