Systems Test Analyst – Leeds – Major Tech Group, 5% bonus, 3% flexi benefits. Gym, restaurant etc.

March 31, 2020
Leeds, United Kingdom, United Kingdom
Job Type
35,000 plus 5% bonus and 3% benefits


Job Reference: System Tester - Leeds

Business:Interface Leeds –

Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire

Salary Text:Salary up to £35k + 3% flexible benefits + on target bonus of 5% + contributory pension

Job Type:Permanent

Department:Information Technology

Description:System Test Analyst


Salary up to £35k + 3% flexible benefits + on target bonus of 5% + contributory pension


A rare and exciting opportunity to join one of the fastest growing companies in the UK. We are looking for a System Test Analyst who truly wants to make an impact on our organisation. The successful candidate will be responsible for focusing on the execution of core testing activities during the Software Development Lifecycle. This involves test preparation, test execution, capturing test evidence, and investigating & logging defects.
The System Test Analyst will also be responsible for creating and/or inputting into testing documentation. Being the lead on testing activities, the System Test Analyst will work closely with key project stakeholders and provide suitable reporting to the wider business group.

We have a strong track record of sustainable growth which is set to continue - the team that helps to deliver that will be rewarded for their contributions with a competitive package including market rate salaries, flexible benefits and annual bonus.


•      Competitive salary, annual bonus and pay reviews, contributory pension and 3% flexible benefits pot with options including cycle to work, critical illness, dental insurance, childcare vouchers, travel insurance, dining club and retail discounts.
•      Ability to buy and sell up to one week’s worth of holiday subject to start date
•      Free shuttle bus from Leeds City Centre
•      Subsidised restaurant and free on-site gym


•      Extensive system testing experience
•      A background in software testing or IT is essential
•      Strong working knowledge of Microsoft SQL Server 2012 and higher
•      Experience of.NET (VB.NET, ASP.NET) desirable
•      Experience of working with test automation tools such as Odin Axe, Selenium, & SOAPUI
•      Understanding of different testing approaches and techniques
•      Agile, SCRUM or RAD experience
•      Experience of working within the constructs of Team Foundation Server 2010/2013 and above
•      Knowledge of working with test management tools such as Microsoft Test Manager 2010/2013
•      Business project management experience


•      ISTQB Foundation in Software Testing as a minimum


Reporting to the Test Team Leader your responsibilities will include:-
•      Test script creation and execution
•      Liaise with Business Analysts to ensure test coverage of functional requirements
•      Defect investigation & logging where expected outcomes are different from actual
•      Develop and maintain an in-depth knowledge of core system and processes, and how those systems and processes interact
•      Perform System Integration and End to End testing
•      Develop skills required for the production of estimates and risk analysis (where required)
•      Attend/lead document walkthroughs and reviews of project documentation when required from a testing perspective
•      Consistently communicate risks and issues to the project team and/or IT QA Manager
•      Define and document the test strategy per project, ensuring a robust test pack is in place to support the test execution

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