QA Test Analyst

Location: Leicester
Job Type: Permanent
Discipline: Quality Assurance Testing
Reference: IAT30379
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent
Role: QA Test Analyst – Jira, RestApi, Similar to Jira
Location: Leicester
Salary £28,000 - £35,000

After consistently improving their internal systems, my client seeks a competent, driven and talented QA Test Analyst to join their rapidly growing business during their quest to become a market leader.

This has opened a position for an extremely gifted QA Test Analyst to join this quickly growing company as they look to complete dominate and become the ‘class leader’ of their industry/

With this being an important role, my client is willing to offer a competitive salary including excellent benefits, whilst also offering scope for growth and development as the business continues to expand.

Benefits include Company pension (4%), private healthcare, Breakfast, Beer Friday and more!

Responsibilities
• Hands-on integration testing of diverse system components.
• Liaise with development and users to investigate faults.
• Plan and estimate QA team tasks.
• Keep up to date with modern testing strategies
• Collaborate with the QA team and Development team to keep up to date with system changes and updates.
• Contribute to the ongoing education of Quality Standards Engineering and Development Teams.
• Analyse product specifications to create test plans to ensure the final product meets specification.
• Configuring test platforms for testing, and maintaining these in line with production environments.

Experience
• Experience in the testing of complex software in a professional development organisation.
• Experience working in a fast-paced, agile (Scrum) environment is desirable.
• Experience in testing REST APIs.
• Good understanding of industry standards and best practices.
• Experience with working closely with developers in order to improve test quality and coverage within codebases.
• Experience of using exploratory testing.
• Knowledge and experience of integration, functional and non-functional testing.
• Experience of testing CRM systems is desirable.
• Knowledge on issue tracking systems such as JIRA and its use in an agile environment.
• Good knowledge of client and server side web technologies and potential integration issues.
• Understanding of usability testing, operational testing, performance testing and cross browser testing.
• Superb analytical thinking.
• Understanding of integration tests, coded UI tests


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