Software Test Analyst
- Full Time
If you are looking for an outstanding opportunity to assist in the formalisation of our approach to software testing and work in a dynamic environment, we want to hear from you!
Our Software Test Analysts are key in embedding the software testing process and lifecycle. Responsible for creating all testing documentation once the Project Team has handed over the Test Approach, you'll be working cross- functionally and on a variety of exciting projects.
This 6 month fixed term contract role will be working in our new and exciting technology business, TIDE Services Limited (an Anglian Water Group company), which manages commercial businesses brands of Geodesys, digdat?? and Anglian Water Direct. We provide a wide range of services to both businesses and consumers covering legal services/conveyancing searches, utility mapping and communication services as well as emergency home insurance.What will you be doing?
Working closely with Project Managers, Software Development and Application Support, you'll produce project test status reports and participate in Project "Go Live" decision making process with an expectation of identifying risks and identify appropriate mitigation. In addition, you'll participate in Project Lesson Learnt reviews to implement future testing improvements.
Feeding into the overall Project Plan, activities such as time and cost projections, test scenarios, test scripts and preparing and maintaining test plans for execution will form part of your regular work. All your testing activity will be documented to contribute to the development of testing tools and processes to maintain consistency and improve efficiency.What do you need?
Having previously worked in a Test Analyst role and being ISTQB Foundation certified , your ability to work with limited supervision with tight deadlines and conflicting priorities will be tested. Your previous experience in writing test scenarios and test scripts for business processes and testing web sites, applications and services will see you be a valued member of the team.
Previous experience in using either Selenium or Katalon for test automation would be an advantage but not essential.
With knowledge and experience of Software Development Lifecycles and best practice software testing standards your continuous improvement mentality and focus and outcomes will be truly satisfied in this varied and tremendous position.What benefits do we offer?
TIDE Services Limited is part of the Anglian Water Group, and comprises of three diverse and interesting brands - each operating in an ever-changing and challenging market. On joining TIDE Services Limited you will enjoy all the benefits of working for the Anglian Water Group. We believe your salary and bonus should be just the beginning of your reward package so there's nothing basic about the breadth and competitiveness of the benefits we offer. From pension and private healthcare to flexible working and beyond.
Some of our benefits include:
- Bonus scheme of up to 10% of your annual salary
- Private health care for you
- 23 days annual leave rising with service
- Competitive pension scheme
- Flexible benefits to personalise your benefits package and support your wellbeing
- Working in a vibrant and modern office
- Plus lots more!
This is all whilst having the variety, flexibility and camaraderie of working as part of a small team. At TIDE Services Limited we encourage a creative and fun environment and this forward thinking approach means a friendly atmosphere, a great place to work and excellent opportunity to develop yourself and your career.
If you are offered a job with us, you'll be subject to the relevant/standard employment checks, including: your right to work in the UK, reference, driving licence and identity check. Depending on your role, you may also be subject to further pre-employment checks.Closing date: 14 December 2018