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Infrastructure Tester

  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Contract
  • Location: Erskine, Renfrewshire
  • Sector: Other
  • Date posted: 12/03/2018
  • Job reference: J383125A

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Infrastructure Tester

3-6 Months


Role requires SC clearance. All candidates must be SC eligible.

This challenging position draws on the analytical & problem-solving mindset found in 2nd/3rd Line and other senior IT support personnel. Our IT Infrastructure Analysts will apply ISTQB testing methodologies as well as implementing industry-leading test tools to test technologies within a Windows-based environment. This role not only allows our IT Infrastructure Test Analysts to develop their IT & Testing skills, but also to gain additional skills which could support roles in our Application Testing group.

Job Description:

  • Implement Windows 2003/2008 Server based solutions - hardware and software.
  • Implement Windows XP /Windows 7 and Office 2010-based UAD (Desktop, Laptop and PDA) solutions - hardware and software.
  • Implement COTS products on servers to support the infrastructure.
  • Apply existing IT expertise to the testing of hardware & software environment (ISTQB & application training will be provided).

For any implemented hardware and software, performing the following activities to timescales and constraints communicated by the team leader.

  • Reviewing Requirements and Design Documents to determine the scope of testing.
  • Produce a Test Plan, scoping the testing to be performed at a high level.
  • Create Test Scripts, using Test Director, to implement that Test Plan.
  • Manually run/evidence such scripts.
  • Produce a Test Report, summarising the testing performed.
  • Participate in informal and formal reviews of the above.
  • Provide support for demonstrations and trials (in-house and on site).
  • Test Scripts will support both confidence testing and the evidencing against requirements.

Essential Skills:

  • Strong Windows infrastructure knowledge of the MS Server 2003/2008 estate
  • Strong AD installation, monitoring & troubleshooting skills
  • Windows XP /win7 knowledge
  • Network infrastructure troubleshooting skills
  • Experience in hardware/software testing, integration, change management procedures

Desirable Skills:

  • Microsoft Certification (MCSA/MCSE/ MCITP/MCTS)
  • Test Automation using WINRUNNER/QTP/ALM
  • Knowledge of Mercury TestDirector/QualityCenter
  • ESX VMware/Hyper-V/AIX/SQL/CITRIX /Sanctuary/Veritas Clustering/McAfee EPO/NetCool

Suitable candidates should submit their CV in the first instance

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