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Test Analyst- API

Negotiable

McGregor Boyall are representing our client, the leading energy supplier for home movers who work with some of the UK’s top letting and estate agents as well social landlords and others in the home move chain to make household gas and electricity as simple as it can be.


As a permanent System Test Analyst, you will be part of the IT Test team whose remit is to system test the existing Website for new changes and enhancements. This will involve working closely with key business stakeholders, the business change team, IT development team, and where appropriate 3rd party suppliers. You will be involved in all aspects of system test, REST API testing planning and execution, including the recording of results and feeding back to developers.


The role


This role is looking for someone with an eye for detail and has strong communication skills. You need to be able to be flexible on your responsibilities and be prepared to roll your sleeves up. You will be expected to work on your own initiative and innovative with your solutions to commitments.

Knowledge & Experience Essential

  • Manual testing experience in Web and Mobile testing
  • Functional and User Acceptance Testing
  • Microsoft SQL databases and writing scripts
  • API experience using REST or SOAPUI
  • Use of Defect management systems (Jira/Bugzilla etc)
  • Strong analysis skills with a keen attention to detail.

Desirable

  • Has worked with Ready API
  • Running of Selenium Automation scripts

McGregor Boyall is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

 

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