QA Analyst (Automation)
IT Internet and Technology
RecruitGibraltar are currently recruiting for a QA Analyst (Automation) to join a household name in the Online Gaming Sector with an excellent reputation in its field of expertise. They are a forward thinking Company and seek employees who have the same drive and motivation in their chosen career. Their desire to retain their market leading position means that all aspects of their business model are managed with a view to being the best and providing an outstanding working environment for their staff in all their locations.
What is the plan for the QA Analyst (Automation) role?
This person is responsible for creating an end-to-end test plan based on marketing and operation objectives; executing the plan and managing all activities in the plan to ensure that all the objectives are met and that the solution works as expected.
The solution should be tested in terms of functionality, performance, reliability, stability and compatibility with other legacy- and / or external systems. To make sure that testing is well defined, planned and executed. The analyst does this by ensuring that every phase and feature of the software solution is tested and that any potential issue is identified and fixed before the product goes live.
There are several variations of the Quality Assurance Analyst roles.
Automated Tester (Selenium and/or other)
Requirement analysis and planning
As Functional Tester, you’ll be testing that the requirement of the business met by hand testing the plan you designed.
The Automated Tester designs automated test scripts and deploys these scripts using automation software like Selenium.
Because test automation is not effective for all kinds of tests, you’ll must make determinations as to what portion of the overall test will benefit from automation.
Experiences in Quality Management Software and Processes
Knowledge and experience in technical aspects of software solution being tested
Business process understanding
Basic coding to execute automation with WebDrivers
What will you do as a QA Analyst (Automation)?
Review functional and design specifications to ensure full understanding of individual deliverables.
Identify test requirements from specifications, map test case requirements and design test coverage plan.
Develop, document and maintain functional test cases, data validation, harness scripts and automated scripts.
Execute and evaluate manual or automated test cases and report test results.
Hold and facilitate test plan/case reviews with cross-functional team members.
Identify any potential quality issues per defined process and escalate potential quality issues immediately to management CTO
Ensure that validated deliverables meet functional and design specifications and requirements.
Isolate, replicate, and report defects and verify defect fixes.
What do you know that makes you a great QA Analyst (Automation)?
2+ years of relevant QA technical experience.
Create clear, concise detail oriented test plans/cases.
Ability to understand and create test plans from specifications and / or verbal communications.
Liaison with development and project management.
Experience with automation testing is a must have.
Clear communicator (written and verbal) – to ensure ability to write test plans and test cases. To communicate bugs to developers and other functions in the company
Creative solving of technical problems – to ensure the ability translate technical requirements test plans
Ability to focus on deadlines and deliverables – ensures the ability to find the bad defects and bugs quickly
Ability to think abstract – to ensure ability to not conform to the norm. Norms do not find bugs quickly.
Salary circa £35k based on experience with bonus, an excellent relocation package and private healthcare.