Test Analyst

Overview

We are looking for a talented Deployment Tester / Analyst to help our client to  deliver their next generation platform. The successful candidate will help ensure the quality of all aspects of the system. A large part of the role will be validating that the system correctly stores, transforms, and represents data accurately to our customers.

You will be expected to pro-actively develop new ways of putting our system under pressure so that we can deliver a reliable service.

 

Your responsibilities will be:

  • Testing of reports produced based on data feeds that are filtered per customer
  • Analysing raw data feeds (csv) and verifying against website
  • Resolving data discrepancies in data either in MySQL or excel
  • Monitoring timely delivery and quality of 100s of data feeds (csv)
  • Maintain quality including data checks, spin offs/reports, and assisting in answering internal queries
  • Creating high quality test scenarios, building and maintaining regression suites
  • Accurately record and track issues, using approved defect tracking procedures, work closely with developers to achieve the resolution
  • Involved in automating testing of feeds (Raw data & reports/database)
  • Build own knowledge base to enable comprehensive testing, including data input, pivot tables
  • Analysing of retailer websites and how products are displayed and represented on the site
  • Testing of reports produced based on data feeds that are filtered per customer

 

Your skills and experience:

  • 2+ year’s experience as Tester/Analyst
  • Understanding how your own work fits into the workflow of the team/department and adapt to changes as they occur
  • Degree in Computer Science or Engineering or related technical field
  • MySQL, Excel, Open Office, Google Docs, WinMerge, Python
  • Familiarity with Test Case Management and Bug Tracking tools, preferably Jira
  • Ability to work in a self-organising team – working on daily tasks in close collaboration with your team, in a very fast paced environment
  • Technically very strong and an eye for detail
  • Experience with communicating with offshore teams
  • Advanced Excel & SQL skills
  • An interest in Big Data and Data Test Automation

For more information please contact: [email protected] or  

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Trish Lynch, Contracts Manager - Your e-Frontiers consultant for this job

Trish is a Contracts Manager with e-Frontiers. She has over 15 years recruitment experience in the areas of Software Development, Testing, Project Management and Business Analysis. She is has a BA Degree in Sociology and a Diploma in Business Studies from Michael Smurfits UCD. Trish has recruited across all industry sectors, Teleco, Consultancy, Pharma, e-Learning, Financial Services and Software.

Specialises in: Java, Project Managers, QA, Business Analysts, Architects