QA / Test Analyst

Location: City of London, London Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + + Benefits
Sector: Technology Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Gautam Raval

QA / Test Analyst

QA / Test Analyst required for my client based in London who are a global financial services company, providing customers with multi-asset and multi-market trading capability through financial spread betting products.

As a QA / Test Analyst you will have strong analytical and problem solving skills and previous experience of working in a highly technical environment.

As a QA / Test Analyst you will receive the following benefits:

  • Benefits 25 Days Holiday + Bank Holidays / Private Medical Cover / Life Assurance / Interest Free Season Ticket Loan / Subsidized Gym Membership

As a QA / Test Analyst you will be involved in the following:

  • You will be involved in the identification, writing, debugging and execution of manual and automated tests.
  • You will have a passion for quality and are driven by the desire to learn new technologies and tools required to be most productive.
  • Use feedback from all stakeholders to expand tests and achieve acceptance criterion coverage
  • Demonstrate ability to change direction and re-prioritise in a fast-paced team environment
  • Possess effective interpersonal skills and a have proven ability to collaborate with all stakeholders
  • Are attentive and highly organized
  • Are personable and able to form strong relationships and reputation with own and wider teams
  • Possess strong documentation skills.
  • Familiar with using Jira, preferably with Testing capabilities (Zephyr/ XRay)
  • Are ISEB Foundation Certified or equivalent

As a QA / Test Analyst you will have the following experience:

  • 5+ years' experience of recent experience in testing back end applications including databases
  • Very good knowledge and proven experience in Integration testing, especially ETL Testing and Systems Integration Testing
  • Exceptional backend testing skills - proven skills in SQL and t-SQL for database testing
  • Experience of using SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS)
  • Preferably, experience of Testing within a Trading domain, with understanding of financial reporting
  • Strong MS Excel skills for data analysis and reports testing
  • Experience of using Business Intelligence and Analytics tools, such as Tableau/ PowerBI is highly desirable
  • Experience of working within an Agile scrum team as a QA member
  • Experience of writing BDD scenarios using Cucumber & Gherkin, desirable

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