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Test Analyst

Job Title: Test Analyst
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Reading
Salary: 30000 - 40000
Contact Name: Claire Hallet-Walsh
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 3 years ago

Job Description

Test Analyst

Reading based, with some travel to clients sites and other offices

to £40k + Extensive Benefits package

Promotional prospects within testing and other areas within the business


Your future duties and responsibilities

As part of the experience Test team you will be expected to create and run tests on ALM as well as creating defects. As well as completing test analysis on test results and defect documentation to high standards.

You will need to adhere to proficiency in software testing techniques and testing tools. Work and support test management to deliver quality and adhere to the software development lifecycle (SDLC) testing standards and best practices.

Accurate reporting is required, prioritise and take ownership of defects through to resolution and escalate any issues likely to affect project scope.

Collaboration with project stakeholders and associated delivery teams in resolution of issues or defects will be needed.


Required qualifications to be successful in this role

To be successful in this role you will need to demonstrate system integration, formal testing experience in a structured environment within UNIX, XML and ALM.

Additionally you will need to demonstrate experience with SQL interrogation into relational databases (Oracle) and experience in quality assurance.

Experience of working in the Utilities Sector or knowledge of Smart Metering would be desirable but not essential.

Mindset - big consultancy, adaptable to working various organisations.

Technically - XML, SWL, UNIX, ALM (Application Lifecycle management, HP Quality Centre)


Essential Experience -

Systems integration experience, not too worried if mainly agile or mainly waterfall - it's a waterfall project but that's not an issue

Good written and verbal skills - ALM project is viewed by 50 different organisations so each time they write something on there they are representing the company in front of all these organisations - Industry, Govt, suppliers and service suppliers.

They will also be interacting with the client - witnessing and evidencing test so will work with the client to run the tests.


Position Description

Be part of something rewarding and come and join us a Test Analyst for the Top Employer in the UK.

We are the fastest growing Business Unit, Energy and Utilities, Telecoms (EU&T) are currently looking to expand its testing services and with that we have a number of fantastic Test Analyst opportunities.


Build your career with us.

It is an extraordinary time to be in business. As digital transformation continues to accelerate, we are at the center of this change-supporting our clients' digital journeys and offering our professionals exciting career opportunities.

Our success comes from the talent and commitment of our professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of ownership. All of our professionals benefit from the value we collectively create.

Be part of building one of the largest independent technology and business services firms in the world.


Test Analyst