• Full Time
  • Bournemouth

Quality Assurance Analyst

RISE. are delighted to be working with an innovative company, who delivers high quality technology solutions for the Financial Services industry. They are looking for a confident Quality Assurance Analyst to join their team.

About the role:

  • To coordinate the testing of software projects and providing initiative and innovation to improve and define the testing processes and technologies used within the company.
  • Debug software products using systematic tests to develop, apply, and maintain quality standards for company products.
  • Develop, modify, execute, and review software test plans.
  • Create and maintain test standards and procedures documentation.
  • Work with business product owners to establish acceptance of the systems through a UAT process.
  • Work with the remote and UK development team to resolve all issues and ensure that all new software applications meet a high level of quality.
  • Manage and maintain various system environments for testing.
  • Diagnose issues and generate reports through the execution of SQL commands against back-end databases
  • Interact with technical and non-technical users to translate requirements
  • Ensure that Software Configuration Management process is carried out effectively including;
  • Configuration Identification
  • Configuration Control
  • Configuration Status Accounting
  • Configuration Audits
  • Oversee the User privileges including
  • The account management processes
  • The monitoring of all users
  • Be involved with onsite disaster recovery tasks as required

About you:

  • Understanding of the development lifecycle, software release processes and defect management.
  • Integration, User Acceptance Testing and Regression.
  • Experience of configuration management.
  • Exceptional analysis, reporting and problem-solving skills.
  • Accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Understanding of test case management & version control.
  • Strong technical abilities, including knowledge of SQL and scripting.
  • Experience with software development languages, preferably C# .NET.
  • Experience with automated testing suites and creation of automated test scripts.
  • Experience with Microsoft Office products.
  • Exposure to TFS or a similar project/defect management tool (JIRA, ALM, QC).
  • Experience working in a scrum/agile methodology.
  • Experience testing web-based applications.
  • ISEB/ISTQB qualification is a plus, though not essential.

If you would like to apply for the role please submit your CV, ll applicants will be treated in the strictest of confidence.