QA Analyst (1619)



£34,000 - £36,000/annum + Healthcare,Pension

Job Location
- United Kingdom -- England -- South East England -- Hampshire -- Farnborough

Job Type

04 February 2019

QA Analyst

If you are interested in this outstanding opportunity, please read on.......

An ever-expanding software development company, looking for a talented QA Analyst to join their busy team.

General Requirement:

The successful candidate will ensure systems are thoroughly tested to a high degree of quality and to an agreed deadline.

Benefits to you:

  • 25 days paid holiday
  • Healthcare Scheme
  • Employer matched pension scheme
  • Tastecard+ Membership
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Relaxed working environment
  • Social events throughout the year


Your ultimate responsibility as the QA Analyst is to ensure the high quality of our applications, to further cement our position in the market as a quality software developer. This will be achieved as follows:

  • Preparing test plans against Feature descriptions
  • Software testing and reporting bugs into a bug tracking system
  • Re-testing
  • Regression testing - as the software is built and tested in chunks. This can be achieved in some part with automated testing using test automation tools
  • Juggling multiple projects
  • Support client testing (UAT) - liaising directly with the client and the development team
  • Responding to "bugs" identified by the customer - reproduction tests etc.
  • Change request testing
  • Change request documentation
  • Updating specifications with change requests (plus additions/amendments to test plans etc)
  • Assisting the help desk with support/bug issues

QA Analyst Essential Skills and Experience:

  • Attention to detail - the most critical aspect of any tester.
  • Organised and time management - lots of things going on, lots of projects, customers, people to deal with.
  • Good communication skills and a level of confidence to deal with a busy developer team and customers.
  • Technical knowledge of software "jargon".
  • Experience testing web-based or browser-based software.
  • Commercial software testing experience.
  • Knowledge of Selenium.

Desirable Skills and Experience:

  • Knowledge of C#
  • Experience using BDD / SpecFlow / Gherkin / Cucumber
  • Experience of Mobile Application Testing (Manual and Automated)
  • Use of Visual Studio and Visual Studio Online (TFS)
  • Use of Device Farms such as BrowserStack
  • GIT

Contact information

Victoria Herbert

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