Job Description

  • Job Reference:P967371CCR2_1641830149

  • Job Type: Permanent

  • Job Industry: Business Services

  • Contact Name: Connor Casey

  • Job Location: Greater-manchester

  • Job Title: Quality Assurance Analyst

  • Job Salary: £38000 - £40000 Per Annum

Posted On: 10th January 2022

Quality Assurance Analyst

Job Purpose

To assure the quality of a product teams delivery, by supporting the team in delivery their roadmap and the Lead QA in implementing the strategy for quality,


Responsibility for software quality across the business involving millions of pounds of investment.

Reports To

Lead QA

Direct Reports

Internal and External Relationships

Product Owner, LeadQA, Software Development Lead, Business Analyst

Other Contextual Information / Special Features


* Experience of manual and automated testing
* Able to triage, repeat and identify software issues in test environments
* Able to describe a software issue succinctly and coherently in order to expedite their resolution
* Able to make judgment calls about whether a software issue is tolerable in production and if the impact of that is tolerable.
* Able to quickly categories issues based on their impact, and likelihood.
* Able to plan how to test a feature and make appropriate decisions on the approach and technology
* Able to communicate a complicated problem succinctly accurately and coherently to a team with different skill sets.
* Exhibit cross functional behaviour and support other competencies within the company
* Able to negotiate and compromise solutions and find the balance between best practice, expediency and longer term maintenance costs
* Demonstrate, discuss and permeate current good practice in the skills specific to your professional family across other members of your professional family


* Assure previously identified defects are addressed or the stakeholders are happy that the impact can be tolerated
* Assure that a features acceptance criteria are met
* Assure that releases are of high quality and act as approval to deploy
* Collaborate with the product team members to identify and describe defects
* Ensure that regression test packs are maintained
* Support the BA in the elaboration of requirements with the developers
* Take responsibility for non functional testing
* Write acceptance criteria for features that are executable
* You can measure the coverage of your functional and non functional testing
* You take responsibility for the entire lifecycle of delivery from idea, marketing, sales and operation
* Manage your own training requirements
* Attend industry events and share the value with your colleagues



Personal Details


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