QA/Test Analyst

Job Description

QA/Test Analyst

Daily Rate: £300-350 (Inside IR35)
Contract Initially 6-9 months with the option to extend
Location: Hybrid, based in Belfast

Company Overview: Join a prestigious public company in Belfast, known for its commitment to excellence and innovation across multiple exciting projects. Dedicated to delivering high-quality solutions and are seeking a talented QA/Test Analyst to ensure the quality of their deliverables meets the highest standards.

Position Summary: As a QA/Test Analyst, you will be instrumental in planning, defining tests, and ensuring sufficient test coverage against requirements. You will create test cases, manage testing cycles, identify test issues, and report risks. Reporting to the Testing Services Manager, you will collaborate closely with Project Managers, Business Analysts, and other stakeholders.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Independently create test cases and prepare for reviews.
  • Manage testing cycles, provide guidance to testers, and collate feedback.
  • Take ownership of testing delivery within predefined timelines.
  • Identify test issues, report risks, and define regression tests.
  • Serve as an escalation point for testing issues within the project team.
  • Document and present test results.
  • Update project plans and communicate progress to stakeholders.

Required Skills and Knowledge:

  • 3+ years of experience in QA/Test Analyst role.
  • Strong analytical skills and attention to detail.
  • Good self-management and client-facing skills.
  • Understanding of common software failures and faults.

Desirable Skills:

  • ISTQB Foundation Level certification.

For further information on this job, or any other IT Contract job in Belfast or Northern Ireland, apply via the link or contact Jennifer Curran for a confidential chat today.