Automation Test Analyst

Prospero Recruitment
Cardiff (Caerdydd)
From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
10 Aug 2017
17 Aug 2017
Automation Test Analyst – Cardiff – Up to £40,000 Candidate Key Words: Test, QA, Automation, C#, API, Web, CMS, Agile Commutable From: Cardiff, Swansea, Newport, Cwmbran A leading digital agency in Cardiff are seeking an experienced Automation Test Analyst to work as part of an agile delivery team. You will undertake the creation and execution of test scripts, as well as contributing to overall design of test plans. You will also be taking ownership of the automation test strategy and be responsible for implementing this at the company. Main duties: · Reviewing requirements in a variety of formats (user stories, functional specifications, flow diagrams, etc.) in support of test planning and preparation. · Test design and preparation of detailed test plans and scripts for functional, system, and performance testing. · Carrying out reviews of test plans and scripts created by other team members. · Executing test scripts, recording results and raising incidents for test failures using appropriate testing tools and techniques. It will often be necessary to run multiple test projects in parallel. · Liaison with the Technical Services to assist with the creation of new test environments and software configuration. · Providing clear and concise updates on testing progress as part of daily stand-ups. Essential skills: · A minimum 3 years’ experience in a web testing role · Commercial experience of web / API testing · Commercial experience of automation testing using Selenium Webdriver. · Good communication (written and verbal) skills, negotiation and decision making skills. · Sound knowledge of MS Office applications, particularly Excel. · Proven history of writing test scripts · Reporting progress of testing against planned delivery dates. · A good understanding of the software development life cycle. Desirable knowledge: · Range of testing · Experience working in an Agile / Scrum environment · Knowledge of JIRA · Experience working with external customers · ISEB / ISTQB For more details please apply for an initial call back regarding the role / your experience. This job was originally posted as