Our client, a leading global CRO, provides a comprehensive range of services in Phase I-IV clinical trials to the biopharmaceutical and device industries. They are currently seeking a Senior Test Analyst for a 5 month contract at their Dublin site.
The Test Analyst will test applications, perform objective assessment of software product and will be responsible for executing testing activates in accordance with Agile Scrum Process & Practices.
PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES include:
Conducting testing/verification activities
Responsible for following and executing the agile scrum process in day to day testing activities
Executing ad-hoc, dry run, test script creation, formal test script execution, performance testing and complete associated documentation to ensure test results are reported accurately
Responsible for maintaining & communicating the testing activities with project stake holders from different locations
QUALIFICATIONS, KNOWLEDGE & EXPERIENCE:
Bachelor of Science in Engineering or equivalent work experience
Understanding QA processes and methodologies in a software development environment Defect-tracking tools experience
Able to define test cases and write test scripts from project requirements
Working knowledge of core concepts of relevant technology
Good understanding of query, configuration management and experience in automated testing tools
Should be familiar with various SDLC life cycles, Agile Scrum and a passion to learn new process
Sound knowledge in Test Life Cycle and Defect Life cycle.
PERSONAL SKILLS & ATTRIBUTES:
Must already be based in Ireland
Excellent analytical skills
Excellent organisational skills
Good interpersonal and communications skills both written and verbal
BENEFITS OF THE ROLE: This company has an outstanding track record with a style of work that has been rated as the highest in the in the industry. They are committed to providing all the assistance and support you require to enable you to reach your goals. Salaries are competitive and they offer an excellent benefits package including financial and long service awards.
Fforde is acting as a recruitment agency/business.
KEYWORDS: Test Analyst, Software, IT, Testing, Agile Scrum, Clinical Trials, Biopharmaceutical, Medical Devices, Engineering, Science, QA, Software Development, Project Management, SDLC Life Cycles, Pharmaceutical, Dublin, Rep of Ireland