OAT Test Analyst - West Midlands

Location
West Midlands
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
14 Aug 2017
Ref
093844/JG
Contact
Jody Goodwin
Clearance Level
SC
Sector
Defence
Job Type
Contract
Our defence client are currently looking for an OAT Tester to work on an initial 3 month contract based at their office in the West Midlands.

The role will involve:

*Participates as a member of a Testing Team
*Assist with test planning in line with defined test strategy
*Defines, identifies, collects, and organizes detailed information relating to testing requirements.
*Analyse requirements as the basis for developing operational test scenarios for multiple systems
*Design test scenarios and test cases that will demonstrate conformance to functional and non-functional requirements, relative to the test level, as defined in business or technical specifications
*Collaborate and partner with key stakeholders to deliver operational testing
*Interacts with the project team to gain an understanding of the non functional requirements and live infrastructure.
*Analyses test results and provides recommendations on resolution of issues
*Understands and uses appropriate testing processes and tools.
*Supports knowledge management and collaboration through participation in testing discussions, communities and improving testing collateral through lessons learned.
*Provides time / resource estimates for assigned tasks.
*Defect management

Applicants must have the following experience:
*Previous experience of Operational Acceptance Test (OAT)
*Rational test tools
*Ability to multi-task and test different applications relating to a release
*Good time management skills and the ability to work to tight deadlines
*Hands-on experience of Rational Quality Manager and TRIRIGA is highly desirable.

Desirable Skills:

*Previous experience of working in virtualised infrastructure environments
*Previous experience of working with ESB systems

Qualifications & certifications:

*ISEB/ISTQB qualifications required

Due to the nature of the role applicants with current SC clearance are strongly encouraged to apply

Please note that this role is INSIDE of IR35



Due to the nature and urgency of this post, candidates holding or who have held high level security clearance in the past are most welcome to apply. Please note successful applicants will be required to be security cleared prior to appointment which can take up to a minimum 10 weeks.

LA International Computer Consultants Ltd is an HMG Approved Consultancy and operates as an IT & Engineering Consultancy or as an Employment Business & Agency, depending upon the precise nature of the work, for security cleared jobs or non-clearance vacancies, we welcome applications from all sections of the community and from people with diverse experience and backgrounds. Award Winning LA International Computer Consultants Ltd (Recruiter Awards for Excellence - Best IT, Best Public Sector & Gold Awards) and the most prestigious award that any business can receive The Queens Award for Enterprise: International Trade 2015.