Test Analyst / Software Tester Telecoms
Location: Maidenhead, Berkshire
Type: Full Time
Our client is seeking an experienced Test Analyst / Software Tester with experience working in the Billings, Mediation and provisioning industry to join their growing Testing practice onsite with a global Telecoms customer.
They are the UK's leading provider of software testing services (Ovum, 2011). We have over 20 years of experience in delivering structured testing solutions, helping to transform the IT testing and Quality Assurance performance of organisations in both public and private sectors. In February 2010, they and another company came together to create an enlarged network of test centres and professional test resource units worldwide, with a combined capability of 11,000 test professionals and 14,500 application specialists with test experience.
All Test Consultants act as trusted advisors and build relationships with customers as well as lead delivery teams to exceed expectations, champion besting working practices and identify areas for improvement.
They encourage continuous learning and development and you'll have the ability to obtain further certifications through their Training; the UK's leading provider of software testing training services. You'll also have the opportunity to develop your skill set and domain knowledge across a range of industries including Finance, Public Sector, Professional Services, and Retail etc. as they continue to rapidly expand their operations across the UK.
As a Test Analyst, duties will include:-
• Create test plans and scripts
• Assist in Test Planning and Test Estimation
• Work collaboratively with the existing test team and customer to identify Testing issues early and seek quick resolution directly with the appropriate teams
• Proven team working skills
• Ability to operate within a customer environment either on your own or as part of a wider quality assurance/testing service
• Excellent written and verbal communication
This is an excellent opportunity for a customer focussed Test Analyst to work within an establish test function for a company proud of its thought leadership status in Software Testing approaches, and stability operating as one world's leading Test Consultancies.
• Strong experience testing Telecoms based IT systems (Billing, Provisioning, Mediation, LTE (4G), Sprint, MVNO etc.)
• Mobile network projects experience would be advantageous but is not essential
• Excellent communication skills
• Proven track record in the use of defect tracking tools such as HP Quality Center
• Exposure to test Director would be advantageous
• ISEB Foundation in software testing desirable
Why work for us:
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IT has become a crucial component of all businesses today, and there is a constant need for qualified IT personnel. At J6 IT Recruitment we understand how important the role of IT is in making sure that a company is competitive. We source the best people for our clients. We look at their backgrounds carefully, and we assess their skills and their ability to work as productive members of a team. As we sift through applicants,we also keep careful track of which sectors they would fit in because we know that a perfect fit is essential to success.
Team/Dept: The Testing Team
Job type: Permanent full time
Remote working possible: no
Level of experience required:
Salary/package: £37-£40k. Our client offers an additional 5% Flexible Benefits fund that gives our employees the opportunity to elect the benefits that best suit their needs. Each consultant has the choice of: Core Annual Leave Days, dependent on grade, with the option to buy or sell up to 5 days leave subject to minimum annual entitlements; Life Assurance (mandatory); Long Term Disability Insurance (mandatory); Private Medical Insurance; Dental Cover; Personal Accident Insurance; Group Defined Contribution Pension; Childcare Vouchers; Healthcare Vouchers.
This job is located in Maidenhead, United Kingdom
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As a rapidly growing and evolving business, we are able to offer many opportunities to people who want to learn and stretch themselves. We believe that our business success and your career success are intrinsically linked. We promote people on merit not tenure, and recognise and reward people for upholding our values and high standards, and for delivering results for our clients and our business.