Junior Test Analyst (SB/JTA)

Our client is now looking for a Junior Test Analyst to join their busy team in Bristol!

Reporting to the Test Manager, They are looking for a tester to work within their growing, highly skilled test team. You will be focusing on testing, and as such you will have the freedom to create and implement processes that will help improve the quality of their software.

You will be involved in all aspects of testing throughout the development lifecycle, from defining requirements, creating test plans, and running tests.

Junior Test Analyst Duties:

  • Assist in the Creation and maintained of test plans
  • Assist in validating the quality of acceptance criteria on specification
  • Defining test cases to cover the acceptance criteria
  • Validating the work completed meets the acceptance criteria
  • Participate in decision-making regarding the integration of software packages and processes to support testing.
  • Involvement in defect management, change, root cause analysis and issue tracking using JIRA
  • Train to work as in embedded tester and Involved in the full test life cycle: requirements analysis, definition of test cases, test tools / documentation, test execution, defect capture and analysis and reporting throughout
  • Liaise with business teams to maximize understanding of business and test requirements
  • Excellent written communication / documentation skills
  • Strong technical awareness, e.g. configuration / setup, file processing etc.
  • Junior Test Analyst Requirements:

  • Interest in computing or other IT related topics.
  • Good interpersonal skills to tactfully handle interactions with developers about bugs
  • Ability to work independently
  • Good problem-solving and analytical skills with an eye for detail
  • Great organisational skills
  • A high standard of verbal and written English
  • Logical and analytical
  • Ability to plan and prioritise
  • Works well within a team
  • Good numeracy skills
  • Ability to explain complex information in simple terms
  • Any experience in testing within the software industry, or ISTQB foundation/equivalent
  • Experience in using; JIRA, TestRail, MS Teams, Confluence, Clarizen, SharePoint
  • Junior Test Analyst Benefits:

    By joining our clients team you will enjoy a market competitive salary of £20,000 and their excellent rewards and benefits schemes including a 6% pension contribution, employee share scheme (buy one get one free), an option to buy or sell holiday days, medical insurance, critical illness cover, a health cash plan, and they offer flexible working arrangements to all employees, plus many more excellent benefits.

    Our client is proud to be an inclusive employer. This role is supported by flexible working, based from their Bristol office they offer up to 3 days per week flexible remote working, with 2 days per week office based or on customer sites as required. All employees are supported to work from home with DSE assessments and IT equipment where required to be fully productive when remote working.

    If you feel like you meet the above criteria of the Junior Test Analyst,