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UAT Analyst

  • Location:

    London

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £50000 - £55000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Jason Romayne

  • Contact email:

    jromayne@headresourcing.com

  • Job ref:

    BBBH35642_1641489583

  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-02-05

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Role: UAT Analyst
Location: London (Hybrid working)
Salary: Up to £55k DOE + a great benefits package

An opportunity for an experienced UAT Analyst to join a well established and growing investment management company based in central London.

You will be responsible for ensuring project deliveries match requirements and meet business
expectations of the delivery. This will involve both managing SME testing and autonomous test activities.

Working as part of a team of 4 you will be assigned individual projects but will collaborate with colleagues on larger projects if needed. Strong self starter and history of working on a wide variety of projects is desired.

Responsibilities:
*Conduct detailed test preparation through the creation of test scenarios, scripts and cases using industry best practise 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 practises
*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
Being pre-emptive in recommendations for SDLC process improvements
*Defect management and triage

Skills:

*Knowledge and experience of end-to-end system development process
*Practical experience of testing approaches and tools
*Strong communication skills
*Attention to detail
*Problem solving and negotiation skills
*Able to propose potential solutions to business/systems issues and achieve outcomes
*Highly computer literate
*Excellent written and verbal communication skills
*Strong self-discipline in autonomous working
*SQL skills desirable

Knowledge:

*Experience of working on significant, time-critical systems implementations is required
*Proven track record of playing significant role in successfully delivering projects
*Experience of 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

Fantastic opportunity with a great salary & benefit's package on offer. Would suit someone from a manual testing background as the role involves no automation work as this is carried out by a different area of the business.

Apply now if interested.