Automated Test Analyst (KS - TEST) City of Preston, England

Salary: GBP30000 - GBP33500 per annum

Job Title: Automated Test Analyst

Location: Preston

Salary: Up to £33,500 per annum

My well-established client is seeking an Automated Test Analyst to join their ambitious IT team. You'll be supporting testing of all major software solutions across the business.

Key responsibilities 

  • to support testing of all major software solutions deployed throughout the business
  • contribute to embedding defect management tools into the business
  • providing feedback to the development team
  • assist with continuous improvement testing and upgrades
  • creating new test strategies
  • to take primary responsibility for progressing and adapting the automated software framework and tools in the current development and testing environment
  • to mentor existing manual test analysts in the art of automated testing 
  • the test analyst will be required to work with development teams, project managers, end users and other groups to ensure full test coverage 
  • plan, co-ordinate, manage and report on functional, integration, stress and UAT testing activities
  • test scoping from requirements,
  • preparing and maintaining test plans 
  • preparing test scripts
  • report on test progress to project stakeholders

Key skills:

  • automated testing experience essential
  • experience of using Selenium WebDriver essential
  • web development testing experience in a C#.NET development environment essential
  • experience of web development testing on multiple devices advantageous
  • must be able to demonstrate knowledge and use of software testing tools
  • working knowledge of SQL
  • need to have full lifecycle experience in an agile environment and have written test scripts and strategies, through to test execution
  • excellent time management skills, analytical approach, team work together with excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • ISEB or ISTQB certified

To find out more about this fantastic opportunity, please apply with your CV immediately!!