Testing Opportunities (ICT, IT, Test Analyst) BLUT50460

Location
Liverpool, Merseyside
Salary
£24,000 - £35,000
Posted
19 Jun 2017
Closes
17 Jul 2017
Ref
BLUT50460
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Testing Opportunities (ICT, IT, Test Analyst) BLUT50460
Liverpool
£24,000 - £35,000

Our Client administers the Principal Civil Service Pension Scheme (PCSPS) and provides pensions to over 1.5 million people. They have in-depth knowledge and expertise in the administration of Defined Benefit pension schemes and provide tailored services to more than 300 Government employers. Also, through the Training and Employee Engagement Service, they offer training on a wide range of pension related topics and legislative change.

A number of opportunities have arisen within the Software Testing team, part of the Technology Solutions department at their Liverpool office. They are looking to recruit both a Technical Test Analyst and a Test Lead to join the team which is responsible for the testing of all project and BAU software deliveries within the organisation, following agreed processes and standards.

The successful candidates will be ISQTB qualified, with significant experience using excel and demonstrable experience using SQL Database Queries. The Test Analyst will be responsible for creating and executing test scripts on all software releases, ensuring the products meet the agreed business requirements. You will also be responsible for raising incidents in the event that test results do not meet expected outcomes, developing effective working relationships with key stakeholders including test team members, business users and suppliers. In addition to this, the Test Lead will be responsible for coordinating activities within the team, managing resources and project managing test releases. 

Candidates should also be competent in MS Office applications and although not essential, previous experience in a pensions / financial services environment would be beneficial.

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