Senior Test Analyst

  • Location:

    Liverpool, Merseyside

  • Sector:

    Testing & QA, Automation Testing, Manual Testing

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £37000 - £42000 per annum + Additional Benefits

  • Contact:

    Imogen Hopkins-Bell

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  • Published:

    12 days ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:

    Imogen Hopkins-Bell

Senior Test Analyst - Liverpool + 4 days remote - £37,000-£42,000

As a Senior Test Analyst you will be responsible for ensuring the ongoing and improving quality and stability of these internal and customer facing, business critical and innovative applications, in both new and legacy technologies where appropriate.

As a Senior Test Analyst, you will be expected to be involved on the normal sprint cycles and planning/review sessions as well as the iterative build, test and deployment as part of your relevant delivery team.

Roles and responsibilities

  • Embed as part of an AGILE delivery team and ensure quality of delivery though best practise agreed test process/procedures
  • Supporting the mentoring of the more junior members of the team
  • Estimate effort for test scripting and execution
  • Design Test Cases to cover new and existing functionality and improve overall test coverage of the Software Platforms
  • Technical Testing of APIs including Authentication & Authorisation, API Requests & Responses and API response codes using tools such as Postman
  • Querying Database Tables using Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio to complete data validation and identify test data.
  • Execute manual test scripts within the iterations, identify faults/bugs, prioritise appropriately, and pass to the development team to resolve.
  • Complete ad-hoc exploratory testing to identify unknown errors in areas of limited test coverage.
  • Test across multi environment/browser configurations to ensure breadth and depth of test coverage.
  • Support the continuous improvement of best practices to improve productivity and quality of outputs.

Requirements and experience of the candidates

  • Experience and understanding of testing APIs using tools such as PostMan
  • The ability to query multiple database tables to complete data validation and gather test data (SQL)
  • Test Scripting from User Stories/Acceptance criteria
  • Defect classification and Management
  • Web Application testing
  • Mobile Application testing
  • Desktop/Mainframe Application Testing
  • Experience in a senior position

About The Company

This company are leaders in their sector in the UK, US and Canada - as well as specialist operations in Europe.

This company's employees are at the very heart of their value. Apply now and they will give you everything you need to succeed - award winning training, professional development and support and opportunities to progress your career.

The package includes a competitive salary and flexible rewards package including generous holiday allowance (with the opportunity to buy and sell annual leave), life assurance and a great Company pension scheme.


Senior Test Analyst - Liverpool + 4 days remote - £37,000-£42,000

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