Test Analyst

Up to £37k
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This role can be done mainly remotely, with perhaps 1 day per week in the office for discussions and meetings!

You will be working with a well established financial services business and their structured software development across all aspects of testing.   You'll be participating in software design meetings and partnering with software & senior software developers to ensure testability is built into the architecture and code and will be able to investigate new test tools and integrate them to the Continuous Integration process.

Operate across the full software development lifecycle, from defining and refining acceptance criteria, creating User Stories and translating them into test specifications to ensure comprehensive test coverage and identifying opportunities for test automation. You'll be responsible for executing a variety of functional / non-functional tests, both manual and automated including regression, integration, stress and GUI testing.

Required Skills

  • Functional testing. You can design and execute test cases using standard testing techniques. You can come up with different business scenarios for a feature, working with others in the team.
  • Non-functional testing. You know about non-functional testing techniques. You can execute non-functional test scenarios and identify defects. You can run non-functional tests others have written and know the processes to do so. You understand a range of standard non-functional testing techniques.
  • Technical breadth. You know about a range of tools and techniques for test automation. You will probably have some demonstrable technical attributes.
  • Test analysis. You can identify simple patterns and trends. You know how to investigate problems and opportunities in existing processes and can contribute to recommending solutions to these. You know how to work with stakeholders to identify objectives and potential benefits.


This business are based in the heart of Manchester and can offer flexible working with a split between on site and home working.  

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Emma Johnson
Senior Recruitment Consultant

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