Test Analyst

Test Analyst Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Test Analyst to join our team.


  • Developing and maintaining test functions;
  • Preparing test reports;
  • Developing and implementing documented test cases;
  • Working closely with relevant departments and stakeholders to report defects when required;
  • Work with the development and user experience team, to ensure that the functional behaviour is understood;
  • Report defects to the required standard to the test lead and raise them using standard defect tracking tools;
  • Provide test summary reports;
  • Understand the goals and real-world application of the test strategy;
  • Monitoring test performance and producing statistical reports;
  • Functional and regression testing;
  • Design test scenarios based on project documentation;
  • Understand the context of a User Story amongst existing Admiral system functionality;
  • Improving quality of software products through the testing approach;
  • Design and develop automated test scripts;
  • Produce documented results.


  • 2 years’ experience software testing in a commercial environment;
  • Knowledge of Agile methodologies;
  • ISTQB Foundation;
  • Various Test Professional Qualifications such as ISEB;
  • Automation knowledge beneficial;
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent;
  • Knowledge in Atlasssian and JIRA Software;
  • The ability to interact appropriately with departmental officers, vendor personnel and fellow team members;
  • An understanding of Testing Methodology and processes with working experience in Agile methodology;
  • Strong knowledge of defect management process;
  • User acceptance testing, scripting, test execution;
  • Have strong communication skills with the ability to express your ideas clearly to non-technical colleagues;
  • Working in complex and regulated environments (SIPP/SSAS);
  • Strong analytical skills;
  • Experience with automation would highly advantageous.