Test Analyst - Leicester - £30 to 40k DOE

  • Location:

    Leicester, Leicestershire

  • Sector:

    Testing & QA, Automation Testing, Manual Testing

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £30000 - £40000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Imogen Hopkins-Bell

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  • Published:

    13 days ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:

    Imogen Hopkins-Bell

Test Analyst - Leicester - £30 to 40k DOE

Due to huge success and expansion, this award-winning company are looking for an ambitious and motivated individual to join the Quality Assurance Team.

The company

You would be joining a company who create software for mortgage and insurance advisers. Whether it is arranging a mortgage or protecting clients against the unknown; they help businesses and clients succeed.

Their software is trusted by some of the UK's best financial advice brands, with 20% of mortgage brokers rely on their software

The role

You will report to the Test Manager and will be responsible for ensuring the software is released to relevant timeframes with the appropriate level of quality their customers expect.

As part of a busy team within a rapidly growing organisation, you will benefit from personal and professional development opportunities.

Working as part of the test team, you will plan, execute, and document the testing of all products. This will include both manual and automated testing, in addition to tracking any errors through to resolution.


  • Conduct manual, exploratory, and automatic testing, based on product knowledge and functional requirements
  • Work closely with the BA to ensure the quality and accuracy of acceptance criteria
  • Raise accurate and concise defect reports with clear replication steps
  • Assist the Test Manager and Lead Test Analyst(s) in identifying risks
  • Carry out smoke and regression testing in accordance with project / release time ensuring that testing KPIs for completion are met
  • Communicate with developers to ensure efficient issue resolution
  • Proactively make suggestions of ways to improve quality within the team processes and product
  • Running automated tests in accordance with industry best practices
  • Carry out any other duties appropriate to the role



  • Minimum 3 years testing experience
  • Recognised testing qualifications ISEB/ISTQB - Foundation
  • Experience in using Selenium or similar automation tools
  • Proven analytical mind-set
  • Critical thinking and questioning skills
  • Brilliant verbal and written communication skills with a high attention to detail
  • Route cause analysis
  • Ability to react well to changing requirements
  • Experience of evaluating and measuring systems against business and functional requirements
  • Experience in web & desktop applications testing


  • SQL
  • C#
  • Experience in API/performance/pen testing
  • Experience in using Azure DevOps
  • Experience or knowledge of the financial advice sector


  • Competitive salary and bonuses
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Hybrid working between home and our Leicester office
  • Hours of work 9-5.30, Monday to Friday
  • Healthcare
  • Pension scheme
  • Access to Perkbox discounts to help employees live and work better
  • Be part of an ambitious and expanding business who are looking at new markets

Apply now to be part of an exciting journey.


Test Analyst - Leicester - £30 to 40k DOE

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