Senior Test Analyst

Senior Test Analyst Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Senior Test Analyst to join our team.


  • Testing in agile projects using manual and automation tools;
  • Manage vendors in the delivery of testing services;
  • Design and improve methodologies to ensure systems can be migrated from a development environment through to implementation;
  • Develop and implement testing solutions for new and existing projects and operational changes;
  • Perform Static Test reviews of the Business Requirements/Functional Specification documents;
  • Execute testing;
  • Develop the required testing and validation artefacts for operational changes and provide mentoring to key business users on testing practices;
  • Develop test conditions and test cases for phase level testing;
  • ASAP start for 12 month contract with option for permanency;
  • Client requires minimum baseline security clearance;
  • Test data requirements to complete test execution;
  • Raise test defects in appropriate system.


  • Strong knowledge on writing test cases;
  • Understanding of SDLC methodologies: Waterfall, Iterative and Agile;
  • Strong analytical skills;
  • Ability to design and execute reusable test procedures, cases and scripts;
  • problem solving and root cause identification skills;
  • Effective stakeholder management skills with the ability to build rapport at all levels;
  • Experienced and proficient in software testing techniques, authoring, review and application of test cases;
  • Client requires minimum baseline security clearance;
  • Demonstrated defect reporting and management experience – test dashboards & test matrix;
  • ASAP start for 12 month contract with option for permanency;
  • Strong, proven testing experience;
  • Experience leading small test teams to complete testing activities;
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently in a project team environment;
  • Ability to acquire business knowledge of various business applications by utilising test plans;
  • Extensive skills in the testing and implementation of ICT solutions, services, business systems, and processes.