Test Analyst

Location: Gloucestershire, England Salary: £35000 - £46000 per annum
Sector: Client Delivery Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: William Church

Test Analyst


Candidates MUST be eligible for DV (Developed Vetting) security clearance

A Test Analyst needed for a world renown defence and cyber security organisation based in Gloucestershire. Our client is looking to employ a Test Analyst with an in-depth experience with test analysis, test design, test execution and testing systems utilising a number of the following technologies: Java, C++, Android, iOS, J2EE, XML, Databases, Unix and various others.

The successful Test Analyst will want to work for this client not just because it's a great opportunity but also because they will give you a wealth of benefits including:

  • 25 day's holiday in addition to Bank Holidays
  • Non-contractual annual bonus based on company targets
  • Pension Plan
  • Car allowance
  • Flexible working
  • Subsidised canteen and gym on site
  • Life assurance
  • + many more

Our client is looking for a Test Analyst that possesses the following:

  • Experience of testing within our key competencies of Cyber Security, Data Analytics, Intelligence Analytics or Software & Systems Development.
  • Knowledge and demonstrated experience of testing systems developed utilising a number of the following technologies:
    • Java, C++
    • Android
    • iOS
    • Enterprise Systems (J2EE)
    • Databases
    • Object Oriented Techniques
    • XML
    • Distributed Systems
    • Unix
    • Virtual Systems
    • Web Technologies
    • Networking
    • Telecoms
    • Internet and IP related technologies
    • Embedded systems.
  • Experience of developing test support tools or automated scripts using one or more of the following: Java, Unix, Perl, Visual Basic, Python, C++, or other modern language.
  • Experience of working in a test capacity in the areas of Cyber Detection, Forensics, COTS Integration and Agile Systems Development.
  • Experience of liaising with clients and development team members to elaborate testing scope and needs.
  • Proven ability to learn quickly.
  • High standard of ethics and personal accountability.
  • Keen to develop well rounded test and software engineering skills across a wide range of systems and tools.
    • Self-starter with the ability to work with little supervision.

Successful candidates will be responsible for performing a range of test engineering tasks across the development lifecycle, including but not limited to:

  • Assisting with requirements elaboration
  • test analysis,
  • test design,
  • test execution and reporting

This really is a fantastic opportunity for a Test Analyst to progress their career. If you are interested please apply as soon as possible as this position will be filled quickly so don't miss out!

This advert was posted by Gold Group - one of the UK's leading niche recruitment consultancies. We span a variety of specialist industries and are the recruitment company to help you find your next career opportunity. We pride ourselves on our commitment to candidates and stick to our ethos of finding the right role for the right person. Visit our website or get in touch today to discuss this role, find out what else we've got or just for a chat about the state of your industry. Services advertised by Gold Group are those of an Agency and/or an Employment Business. Please be aware that we receive a high volume of applications for every role advertised and regularly receive applications from candidates who exceed the job credentials. We will only contact you within the next 14 days if you are selected for interview. A copy of our privacy policy can be found here: Gold Group is an equal opportunity & diversity employer. A copy of our equal opportunity & diversity policy can be found here:

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