System Test Analyst - Selkirk or Edinburgh

Spark Energy

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You will be part of the IT Test team whose remit is to system test and prove all new systems and enhancements.  This will involve working closely with key business stakeholders, the business change team, the IT development teams, and where appropriate 3rd party suppliers. You will be involved in all aspects of system test planning and execution, including the recording of results and feeding back to developers. Creating Automation tests as well as maintain them for new and existing systems as well as any further enhancements. You will also work with key business staff to guide user acceptance testing.

Our systems are built on our standard platform of MS SQL Server, C#.NET, Dynamics CRM, SSIS and SSRS.

Key Responsibilities

Main responsibility is to Develop Automation tests and maintain them
Develop system test plans in line with business requirements
Execute system\automation tests  (functional/non-functional) and record all results
Review system\automation test results and feedback to developers
Work with the business teams to prepare user acceptance testing plans
Participation and input to systems analyses specifications and workshops
Maintain standards and procedures with associated documentation


Creating automated test framework from scratch using TestComplete.
Manual testing experience
Exposure to Functional and/or User Acceptance Testing
Knowledge of SQL databases  and writing T-SQL scripts to retrieve data from a relational database
Use of Defect management systems (such as Bugzilla)
Strong analysis skills with a keen attention to detail
Excellent communication skills
Excellent organisation skills and able to work within strict deadlines
Strong team player with the ability to develop others


Experience in performance and Security testing
Exposure to testing API’s manually or through automation
Formal testing recognition (ISEB/ISTQB) at foundation

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