London Test Analyst Job Description
Who are we looking for?
A Test Analyst with at least 3 years’ experience familiar with automation. We are looking for someone who is keen to develop and accelerate their career through a combination of training, mentoring and on-the-job learning at various client sites.
Who is the employer?
Epsilontate is a management consultancy that works with some of London’s biggest companies providing specialist expertise and innovative technical solutions. Based in Leicester Square, they work primarily with the IT, Banking and Finance sectors, and due to excessive demand are now looking to grow their consultancy team.
What’s the role like?
In this role we guarantee you will never be bored. You will have the opportunity to challenge yourself in a truly international environment choosing assignments in your area of expertise. This is a fantastic opportunity to engage, learn and grow in a dynamic and truly cosmopolitan city, building on your existing experience to take your skills to the next level.
Getting you up to speed quickly is our priority, and on Day 1 Epsilontate will launch you into their Consultant Development Programme. You will be assigned a mentor who will review your experience, core competencies and skills you are wanting to develop. Together, you will then agree on what type of consultant assignments would truly excite you and will begin preparations to get you work ready.
Work will vary in nature depending on client requirements and expectations. You will be expected to travel to client sites in the London area for assignments typically of 3-6 months in duration. As a valued member of Epsilontate’s team, they will be in regular contact with you, ensuring you have all of the support you require on a regular basis.
As a QA Tester it will be your job to see if you can “break” newly developed systems and software. On any one day you could find yourself collaborating in sprint meetings sharing ideas or leveraging your skills and experience in applying different test methodologies to evaluate new systems. As an experienced Test Analyst, you will be confident in adapting your skills in new environments. A great communicator, you will be able to articulate thoughts clearly and concisely within either a team environment or across the organisation.
The role will incorporate functional testing, customer scenario testing, stress testing and performance testing.
Essential skills & requirements
Automated and Manual experience
You will need to have a strong understanding of one or more of the following querying languages: SQL, CQL, FQL, HTSQL, LINQ, MQL, MDX, OQL, OCL, XQuery, XPath, SuprTool
An understanding of one of the following programming languages: PHP, .NET, Java is vital along with a solid understanding of the development process and full development life cycle.
Experience with Selenium and Quality Centre
Minimum of 3 years commercial experience
The legal right to live and work in the UK
Live within commutable distance to London
A mix of the following skills would be advantageous
Agile, Test Scripting, QA, Finance, ISEB, User Acceptance (UA) Testing, SC cleared, Scrum, Cucumber, BDD, C#, WebDriver, ISTQB, Oracle, JIRA, Regression Testing, HP, SoapUI
What will be offered in return?
Great work variety and the freedom of choice to work in areas of interest
One to one mentoring to develop and accelerate your career
Customised training in the areas that excite you
A competitive salary and bonus package
The flexibility to take additional unpaid leave over and above standard entitlements
If this sounds like you get in touch now!
Epsilontate is an international employer and will consider candidates from the UK, Europe, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa and further, as long as you have the ability to work in the UK.