Senior Non-Functional Test Analyst - contract role!

Job Title: Senior Non-Functional Test Analyst - contract role!
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Hertfordshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP - Max of 1 weeks notice
Reference: 69365-ITENG-JSC_1493741526
Contact Name: Joshua Chart
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 02, 2017 17:12

Job Description


A market leading payments company based in Hertfordshire has the opportunity on an initial 6 month contract for a Senior Non-Functional Test Analyst.

Main Purpose of Role

* Take ownership of the non-functional testing function for a project under the direction of the Test Lead.
* Execute tests and report and track defects found to resolution.
* Be pro-active in helping to improve the testing process.

Key Skills and Experience needed

* Very strong experience with Non-Functional Testing (Performance, Volume, Reliability, Disaster Recovery)
* Experience within the Payments industry
* Excellent planning, organisational skills and attention to detail.
* Proven capability to plan, script, run, analyze and report on Non Functional tests.
* Proven non-functional testing skills and estimation skills.
* Self-motivated, enthusiastic & flexible.
* Ability to communicate both internally and externally with an awareness of confidentiality and risk.
* Flexibility to take on new projects, ways of working.
* Excellent problem solving skills and the ability to find solutions to issues.
* Very good in performance test analysis.

Following skills are highly desirable:

* Working within Agile software development environments (TDD, BDD)
* Working effectively with cross-site located teams and 3rd party suppliers