Testing Senior Analyst
Testing Senior Analyst

Testing Senior Analyst

posted on: 27-02-2019location: Bucuresti, Romaniakeywords: Manual testing, Jira, Oracle SQL, Linux

The QA & Testing Senior Analyst works with the test team to develop testing strategies and devise test plans in order to ensure that applications meet business requirements and maintain high QA & Testing quality standards. The QA & Testing Senior Analyst provides hands on participation and oversight of testing activities tasks and resources needed to ensure the testing process meets software requirements prior to release into a live environment.

What you’ll do

  • Ensures that testing activities are being conducted in accordance to the testing strategy and plan.
  • Defines requirements for test data environments.
  • Defines or contributes to test effort estimation based on experience, tools and historical data.
  • Maintains best practices in specialist area.
  • Creates test data, writing and executing of test cases.
  • Ensures that test packs are maintained and have incorporated any specific tests that have been identified following a production incident.
  • Analyses test results, document issues and resolves errors.
  • Retests corrections to ensure that problems are resolved.
  • Executes the existing suite of regression automated tests and provides a status report of the execution.
  • Reviews test cases created by other colleagues from the QA team
  • Supports business during the UAT testing phase of the project
  • Manages tasks at a project level to deliver against the plan within agreed timeframes.
  • Ensures that test risks and issues are recorded and escalated as appropriate.
  • Ensures the timely reporting and classification of defects.
  • Coordinates with all team members, including 3rd party suppliers.
  • Demonstrates personal commitment to supporting colleagues within the team.
  • Takes ownership for own development and career management, seeking opportunities to develop personal capability and improve performance contribution.

What you’ll need to succeed

  • 5+ years overall software testing experience
  • Hands on experience in using test and defects management tools (JIRA, HP ALM)
  • Experience in executing testing across projects.
  • Good Oracle SQL and Linux knowledge
  • Understanding of testing across the full Software Development lifecycle.
  • Customer and service orientation to support interaction with team resources and clients.
  • Performance and productivity oriented to drive toward quality testing outcomes and results.
  • Proven experience with Risk Management and Control policies and procedures.
  • Proactively, initiate, develop and maintain effective working relationships with team members.
  • Demonstrated ability to work with a variety of people and achieve results.
  • Flexible and able to adapt to changing priorities
  • Nice to have:
  • Test automation experience or willingness to acquire knowledge in test automation area
  • Work experience with JAVA, Selenium, TestNG
  • Experience in using scheduler tools e.g. Control-M
  • Experience with version control systems such as Git, SVN
  • Web Services/API testing (SOAP)
  • Participation and/or completion in Testing certification programs (ISTQB, ISEB or tool specific certifications)