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QA Analyst

  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Contract
  • Location: Edinburgh
  • Sector: JAVA, Testing
  • Date posted: 24/10/2017
  • Job reference: J376122A
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QA Analyst - Edinburgh - 12+ Month Contract

My client, a large Outsourcing organisation are working with a Public Sector project based in Edinburgh and are looking for 2 QA Analysts to join them on a 14 month contract and can offer up to £375 per day.

Role Information and Responsibilities:

  • The QA Analyst will work closely with the Developer and DevOps resource during the initial set-up of the CI pipeline and will be responsible for test automation and quality assurance, automating testing and checking the code meets the Assessment Criteria for the user stories to be signed-off.

Required Skills and Experience

  • Programming background (Java/JavaScript/Scala) in order to automate 'everything'. Object oriented concepts like SOLID principles would be plus
  • QA mindset, different from Developer, to have holistic view of system while retaining the attention to detail
  • Culturally agile, proficient in best practices like BDD, TDD and Continuous Performance Testing using open source toolset
  • Inherently DevOps, exposure to CI/CD, Infrastructure as Code and Cloud
  • Expertise in Standard Testing Techniques and exploratory testing

If you feel you're a good fit or want to know a bit more about the role please contact me at