UAT Test Anayst

Full Time City and County of the City of London IT Job Pro UK

UAT Test Analyst – based in City of London (Hybrid Working)

Paying up to £50,000 per annum plus fantastic benefits including 2 different pension schemes, Private Medical Insurance, 4 x Salary Life Assurance, Income Protection, 25 days annual leave (rising to 28 days), Season Ticket Loan and Bonus

A market leading and established investment management firm in the City of London is looking to appoint a UAT Test Analyst in their growing team. You will work as one of a team tasked to ensure project deliveries match requirements and meet business expectations of the delivery. This will involve both managing SME testing and autonomous test activities.

Responsibilities:

* Conduct detailed test preparation through the creation of test scenarios, scripts and cases using industry best practice techniques.

* Impact assess planned deliveries across all functional areas to establish suitable test coverage and regression implications.

* Develop and maintain test scripts, conditions and supporting data.

* Execution of tests.

* Provide management and support during business SME testing.

* Liaison with managers/team SMEs of functional areas to ensure tests are in-line with current business practices.

* Working with 3rd party software suppliers when necessary.

* Maintenance of test management reporting and control tools.

* Report progress against plans, identify and track issues, ensure any changes are properly communicated.

* Provide guidance in test principles, techniques and tools to other team members.

* Build an effective working relationship across office locations; this will require occasional travel to other offices.

* Occasional support outside of office hours during release implementation.

* Being pre-emptive in recommendations for SDLC process improvements.

* Defect management and triage.

Skills and Knowledge:

* Knowledge and experience of the end-to-end system development process.

* Practical experience of testing approaches and tools.

* Able to propose potential solutions to business/systems issues and achieve outcomes acceptable to all parties.

* Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

* Strong self-discipline in autonomous working.

* Experience of working on significant, time-critical systems implementations is required.

* Proven track record of playing a significant role in successfully delivering projects.

* Experience in financial services or the investment management industry is essential.

* Good knowledge of component parts of the SDLC.

* Experience of managing testing in a dynamic development environment.

* SQL skills are desirable.

If you have the required skills and experience listed above and are looking for an exciting challenge then please apply now

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