QA Analyst - SQL - API Testing - Digital Agency

Job Ref: 50171688
Sector: Testing and QA
Job Type: Permanent
Date Added: 04 September 2019
  • London, England, UK London London GBR EC3A4AF
  • £35,000 - £45,000 per Year
  • Gary Gregory
  • 0207 654 1166

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QA Analyst - SQL Server - SQL Queries - API testing - Data - Manual - Exploratory - Regression - Integration - System - Automation - BDD - Selenium - Cucumber

A leading AdTech company in London are looking for a QA Analyst with strong knowledge of SQL Server and API testing to join them.

About the role

As a QA Analyst you will be responsible for verifying releases of interlinked products within the business. You will work alongside developers and other members of the scrum teams to design, develop and conduct testing throughout the project lifecycle.

Key skills:

  • Author test scenarios, test cases, and test scripts to validate target and source data
  • Assume ownership of test artefacts such as data configurations, bugs, acceptance criteria and pass/fail conditions
  • Executing all levels of testing (Exploratory, System, Integration, and Regression)
  • Using defect tracking systems to report issues to the development teams and working with them to satisfactory issue resolution, including providing annotated screenshots and detailed steps to reproduce any reported issues
  • Working with automation team to reinterpret manual test as automated tests, for inclusion into a regression tests pack
  • Communicating effectively and regularly regarding QA progress, defects and release status
  • Use of Static techniques and requirements analysis to derive tests cases
  • Running automated regression tests, interpreting the results and helping in the investigation of any anomalies
  • Coordinate QA responsibilities with Off-shore development and QA resources
  • Provide support to go-live releases
  • Support the development of a testing strategy, testing plan and estimation
  • Demonstration and documentation of evidence to demonstrate Acceptance Criteria
  • Participation in daily scrum to update progress on tasks
  • Participation in sprint ceremonies (retro, planning etc.) to decompose stories into tasks and provide estimates

A bit about yourself


  • Minimum of 3 years Quality Assurance Experience that includes.
    • Solid technical testing background
    • Non-User Interface applications
    • Intranet based applications
    • Multi-tiered applications
  • SQL Knowledge, ideally writing SQL Queries using SQL server/SQL workbench.
  • API Testing.
  • Exposure to Scrum/Agile delivery methodologies.
  • Experience in testing non-functional requirements and exploratory testing.
  • Experience of standard defect test management, such as JIRA, Quality Center etc
  • Understanding of development lifecycle, test release processes and version control

Nice to Have

  • Familiarity with helping the design and then running of automated tests using tools such as Cucumber, Selenium, Gherkin
  • Familiar with Specification by Example, Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
  • Familiarity with Cloud services
  • Linux/Unix

Soft Skills

  • Good communications skills, both written and verbal
  • Team Player and Great Attitude
  • Organized, Proactive, and Results Driven
  • Eagerness to Learn

QA Analyst - SQL Server - SQL Queries - API testing - Data - Manual - Exploratory - Regression - Integration - System - Automation - BDD - Selenium - Cucumber

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnerships, pregnancy or maternity or age.

04/10/2019 13:04:51
GBP 35000 35000