Quality Analyst/ Uat

  • 30-50,000
  • Chatham, Kent
  • 1St Ps Limited

Responsibilities:

• Define and perform various test functions – Black Box, User Acceptance Testing, Functional, and Regression, End to End testing for platform and mobile app.

• Act as first line for sanity checking and the last line of defense against code failure.

• Focus on business workflows and validation.

• Engage directly with business / product managers to provide defect insights with proper documentation / screen shots.

• Work directly with product managers and software engineers to understand technical and functional system requirements, use cases, and performance considerations.

• Write, debug and maintain test scripts, test cases and utilize automation frameworks.

• Provide post-release testing of production changes.

• Communicate effectively the daily status – risks / issues / dependencies, track progress and manage issue workflow to resolution.

• Escalate things to manager / senior manager which impacting the release / product launch.

Qualifications:

• Hands on experience developing regression and unit test plans, managing issues/defects, and test execution of web applications.

• Experience with cross-browser system testing.

• Experience with Agile methodologies.

• Mobile browser and native apps experience is a plus.

• Must have the desire for delivering excellence in product quality, and reliability.

• Excellent problem solving, interpersonal communication, project and time management skills a must.

• Must be extremely detail-oriented in regards to verbal and written documentation and communication.

• BS/BA in computer science, Information Technology or related field or equivalent experience desired.

• Ability to work flexible hours– occasionally on weekends too.

• Capability and willingness to support night of deployment testing.

• Identification and implementation of continuous improvement in process and standards for the entire team.

Tools Knowledge:

• Java

• Proficiency with MS Office Tools (Word, Excel, Project, PowerPoint, Visio)

Experience:

• 5+’ QA or similar role

• Experience in telecommunications industry preferred

• Ability to effectively manage time, prioritise work, multi-task across many assignments, and create deliverables with some direction

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