Job details

Test Analyst

Job reference: 002220

Closing date: 30/09/2018

Salary: 35000

Department: IT

Hours per week: 36.17

Whilst the world, in particular technology, has changed beyond all recognition since N Brown started trading over 150 years ago, what has kept us relevant and positioned us as #2 on Prolific North’s Top 100 e-Commerce companies, is our ability to reinvent and transform ourselves, adapting and predicting our customers preferences and evolving the vibrant and dynamic people first culture we have today. Our vision is simple – to become the globally loved experts in fashion that fits, helping customers look and feel amazing! – Something that is synonymous with our brands, JD Williams, Jacamo and Simply Be.

With retail continuing to be one of the most disrupted industries through the rise of mobile devices, IoT and changing shopping habits, where better to expand your career and test your innovation than as part of a company that has a proven heritage of transformation spanning across three different centuries!

We are looking for Functional Tester Analysts to join our join journey and to help us to shape ultimate digital experience for our customers!

What will you be doing as Functional Test Analyst?

  • Analysing requirements, creating test scenarios and scripts, executing scripts and following the defect management process, and completing the agreed testing close down process for all testing projects or releases assigned, under the governance of a test lead or manager.
  • Supporting the test leads and managers, agnostic of delivery method, to deliver projects and releases (Unit Test, System Test, FAT, SIT, Performance Test, UAT, and OAT)
  • Supporting the test lead or manager to successfully complete testing projects or programs to agreed critical success factors and KPI’s.
  • Supporting Test Process Improvement, in conjunction with the Test Leads and Managers, within the context of the N Brown’s Test Framework and BIT Operating Model.

What you need to be successful?

  • Previous experience working as a functional tester.
  • ISTQB testing qualification and practical application (Foundation to Test Analyst), would be an advantage.
  • Excellent understanding of the testing lifecycle, phase test objectives, entry/exit acceptance criteria and Risk-based approaches to the testing lifecycle definition.
  • Experience of HP Quality Centre, Atlassian Suite or other enterprise testing tools.
  • Ability to produce compelling verbal and written communications, writing clearly, fluently and concisely.
  • Ability to communicate effectively and liaise on a technical level with Analysts, Designers and Developers to gain required knowledge for the design and creation of testing plans, scripts and supporting documents.

In return for your hard-work and commitment;

  • Fantastic training and development opportunities
  • Competitive salary up to 35K DOE with excellent benefits package
  • Opportunity to work on different projects and to get experience in a various technologies and teams.
  • Fun, innovative working environment full of talented people at the heart of Manchester City Centre.



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