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Business Test Analyst

Job Title: Business Test Analyst
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Gloucester, England
Industry:
IT
Salary: Good
Start Date: 2018-06-11
Reference: BH-83852
Contact Name: Amanda Bury
Contact Email: amanda.bury@nesgt.com
Job Published: June 12, 2018 12:13

Job Description

Business Test Analyst – Contract – 4 Months – Gloucester 

Essential:-  Healthcare/Clinical background.  Impact assessment of change and identification of scope of regression testing for software enhancements.  Write Test Plans and Test Cases through evaluating Business Requirements, User Stories.  Design functional, non-functional and structural tests for new system releases and enhancements.  Use test automation tools to record front-end tests for later playback.   Testing large and complex software applications.  Experience of manual/exploratory testing.  Full knowledge of typical Development Life Cycles.  Experience of working within an Agile/Scrum development environment.

Business Test Analyst will work in an Agile/Scrum software development team specializing in healthcare solutions. As well as gathering Business Requirements the role includes writing & reviewing Test Plans & Test Cases based on Business Requirements &/or User Stories with or without Acceptance Criteria. Execution of Test Cases will be core to the role. Experience of contributing to automated tests is highly desirable. 

Business Test Analyst Essential Duties & Responsibilities 


Work closely with Developers, Product Owner & other stakeholders throughout the full software development lifecycle & be involved in the continuous improvement of our software 

Gather Business Requirements & document findings 

Impact assessment of change & identification of scope of regression testing for software enhancements 

Analysis of use cases & test cases for new projects 

Write Test Plans & Test Cases through evaluating Business Requirements, User Stories, Acceptance Criteria or through interaction with product stakeholders & developers. 

Design functional, non-functional & structural tests for new system releases & enhancements 

Use test automation tools to record front-end tests for later playback 

Maintain the product specification, user manuals, release notes & related external documentation. 

Make recommendations to improve processes & be analytical & methodical in your approach to new problems 

Ensure testing is conducted in an effective & risk balanced fashion 

Assist with testing & investigation of Level-3 customer support issues 

Ensure quality & consistency of all testing deliverables 

Organise/Prioritise own workload to optimize productivity & achieve targets 

Be very thorough in your approach to testing & able to quickly understand complex requirements 


Education &/or Experience 


a. Must have experience: 

Experience of Business Requirements gathering 

Testing large & complex software applications 

Experience of manual/exploratory testing 

Full knowledge of typical Development Life Cycles 

Experience of working within an Agile/Scrum development environment 


b. Desirable experience: 

Knowledge of the healthcare sector, including software products designed for clinical use 

Experience of JIRA, Confluence or GIT 

Automated Testing with Selenium 

Experience of building & executing database queries (SQL) 

Some exposure to PHP for basic debugging 

ISEB/ISTQB Certificate in Software Testing 

Experience of supporting complex software applications via telephone & email


Business Test Analyst – Contract – 4 Months – Gloucester


Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK