Quality Analyst

  • Category
    Development Roles - Microsoft Development
  • Location
    Glasgow, Glasgow City
  • Salary
  • External Reference
    417887-A

Quality Analyst

Spring Technology is currently working in partnership with a market leading software solutions provider in Glasgow to recruit a Quality Analyst to join an exciting new SCRUM team working with cutting edge technology to develop highly innovative software solutions.

The role comes with a highly competitive salary and benefits package!

The Role
As a Quality Analyst you will work closely with developers to ensure quality as a priority with software solutions and work with Product Owners to ensure all sprint outputs are in-line with customer requirements. You will be responsible for building on a suite of automated Selenium tests to ensure that applications have good test coverage to enable Continuous Integration.

The Responsibilities
*Plan, execute and document the testing of the software suite using a combination of manual and automated testing Selenium Tests.
*Work closely with Developers as part of a SCRUM team to test user stories as they're being developed.
*Liaise effectively with Product Owners while in UAT or Pilot phases.
*Collaborate with Product Owners from the onset to understand requirements, define test cases and suggest conditions of acceptance.
*Log and help to prioritise defects using Visual Studio Team Services.
*Update bank of regression scripts on a continual basis.
*Work with other members of the team to iteratively improve working practices.
*Assist with planning the regression testing activities in preparation for a release.

The Requirements
*Demonstrable expertise in the whole testing life cycle including knowledge of various test methodologies, definition of test plans and test scripts, test execution and raising defects.
*Experience in creating and executing simple database queries to support testing, such as using SQL and MongoDB.
*Ability to work in an environment which provides a responsive customer experience.
*Experience working in an environment utilising Continuous Integration, and experience in build management.
*Experience writing automated test using tools such as Selenium, Specflow and Ranorex.
*Experience testing web services and web applications and using API testing tools such as Postman.
*ISTQB-BCS Certified Tester Foundation Level.

If you are looking for an exciting new challenge to join a brand new SCRUM team developing with the latest technologies for a high-profile project, please apply now.
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