Test Analyst – Systems Integration/Linux/Networking – Derby

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Test Analyst – Systems Integration/Linux/Networking – Derby

System Integration Test Analyst required for a growing organisation in Derby, near the train station, that specialises in providing critical systems and data science led solutions within the transport industry. You will be working as part of the front and back end system teams, working with designers, developers and QA’s to help employ best practices to test the organisations industry-leading systems. This is a pivotal role where you can play a major part in an exciting time of growth for the organisation.

The ideal candidate will have strong software testing experience, with knowledge of hardware, Networking and Linux. Experience and interest in automation (selenium etc) would also be desirable. You will also have knowledge of Agile and Test driven development (TDD), alongside an ability to interact with a range of internal stakeholders.

Key Responsibilities of the role:

  • Pre-planning and planning to identify appropriate test cases for user stories being developed during the current time box
  • Understand how different component interact with each other in a complex software and hardware architect
  • Delivering Quality Assurance (QA) governance across all test phases
  • Identification and communication of data requirements to support testing
  • Execution of tests in a manner that minimizes cost, time and undesirable impact
  • Raising of issues, defects and observations to highlight errors in systems under test
  • Retesting defect fixes and regression testing
  • Communication of problems and issues to the project team in a timely manner and of a quality to ensure fixes are resolved and turned around in a short space of time
  • Production of testing guides and documentation
  • Identifying innovative solutions to solve complex test problem

Key Skills of the role:

  • Experience with Agile and Test-Driven Development
  • Understanding of software development lifecycles and software testing principle; test plans, test cycles and software releases
  • Understanding of networking infrastructure
  • Linux skills, including Bash scripting
  • Interest in automation testing (tools such as Cucumber, Selenium)
  • Experience with Continuous Integration, Continuous Build and Continuous Deployment Practice, Tools and trends
  • Resilient, positive coordinator, who is driven to solve business challenges with technology
  • Ability to build strong rapport with a variety of stakeholders
  • Capable of understanding complicated scenarios and drive appropriate technical response
  • Flexibility to work across delivery streams


My client is happy to be flexible on salary for the right person, within reason, so please apply to discuss your salary expectations in more detail. There are also excellent benefits and fantastic company culture.

Interested?! Send your up to date CV to Ian Tittley at Crimson for review. Crimson are acting as an employment agency in regards to this vacancy

If you know someone that would be a great fit for the role, please let me know since there is a referral scheme in place!

Test Analyst – Systems Integration – Derby

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