BI QA Analyst - Homebased

to £45k - Testing
Ref: 564 Date Posted: Thursday 07 Jan 2021
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Suitable for:  BI QA Analyst / Quality Assurance Analyst / Test Analyst / QA Lead / with experience of SQL Server, SQL Queries, SSRS and ETL

Location:  Homebased

Contract Type: 12 month fixed term contract

Salary:  To £45,000

Our client is a successful software provider within the healthcare sector. They have an immediate requirement for a BI QA Analyst / Business Intelligence QA Analyst / Test Analyst or Tester with experience of writing SQL Queries, SSRS and ETL.

The role will be to work with our client’s Agile teams to ensuring the quality of their software meets functional requirements and standards.

Essential Skills:

  • Minimum 2 yrs experience as BI QA Analyst / Business Intelligence QA Analyst / Test Analyst / Tester you are required the have the following skills:
  • Knowledge of or work experience within health or social care informatics
  • Hands on experience of using Microsoft SQL Server including writing SQL queries, SSRS
  • Understanding the flow of data through an ETL process
  • Experience of working in a software development environment
  • Understanding of software testing techniques and QA processes
  • ISEB Foundation/ISTQB qualification in Software Testing
  • Experience diagnosing, reporting, tracking and resolving software quality issues
  • Experience developing test cases
  • Experience of using Microsoft technologies, MS Office applications, email and word processing
  • Experience using a professional Test Management system such as - Quality Centre, Quality Manager, Jira

Desirable Skills:

As BI QA Analyst / Business Intelligence QA Analyst / Test Analyst / Tester, the following skills are desirable but not essential:

  • Knowledge of the end-to-end software development life cycle
  • Exposure to healthcare/clinical software in an NHS hospital environment
  • Experience of working in an Agile Scrum team

The Role

As BI QA Analyst / Business Intelligence QA Analyst / Quality Analyst / Test Analyst or Tester you will be specifically assigned to the development and execution of test plans, performing tests, running test scripts, contributing to maintenance of test materials, and completing reports on test outcomes.

The role will include, but not be limited to, the following:

  • Take ownership of planning, tracking and reporting of test executions
  • Perform static testing and impact assessment of Design and Change Request documentation
  • Development and execution of test cases and workflow scenarios, recording outcome of tests, escalation of defects and identified opportunities for product improvement
  • Collaborating with other software testers and implementation staff to facilitate testing
  • Collaborating with members of the development team in order to provide QA feedback
  • Creation and maintenance of suitable test environments for all software testing to take place
  • Testing of interfaces and integration with other modules, products or interface test harnesses
  • Prepare and execute test plans, amending or updating test materials to ensure lessons learned are reflected in future testing activities Perform static testing and impact assessment of Design and Change Request documentation
  • Review and contribute to software specification/requirements
  • Assist with the population and maintenance of automated testing
  • Assist in the development and instigation of protocols and procedures

Full job description is available upon request.

To apply:  Please follow the online application process and upload your CV, in Word format 

Please note: You must be eligible to work in the UK for your application to be considered (sorry, our client is unable to offer sponsorship).  Due to large numbers of applications, unfortunately we cannot provide detailed feedback to everyone, however, if you wish to find out how your application is progressing please call or e-mail the office and someone will help you / get back to you 

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