senior test engineer in hammersmith

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£ 350 per day
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hammersmith, greater london
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£ 350 per day
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JB - 0089
020 7255 5572
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job description

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Test Engineer to work with a highly reputable Clinical Data organisation.


Senior Test Engineer is responsible for testing the products to reveal quality and risk related information with the intent of informing a decision. This role participates in the coaching of other testers on some aspects of testing. The Senior Test Engineer also contributes to the creation of test strategies and diagnosis of complex issues.

Your Commitments:

* Attend sprint planning meetings and discuss testing issues.
* Drive and lead prioritisation of testing activities, across teams as needed.
* Evaluate, explore and model the product and features.
* Create product coverage outlines mind maps of what is to be tested.
* Proactively learn and apply test design principles.
* Generate test ideas and heuristics.
* Create test charters and checks.
* Identify and provide feedback on the gap/anomalies in the requirements.
* Explain risks, based on the impact assessment, to non-technical stakeholders
* Adhere to company SOPs and Agile practices.
* Execute test charters within sessions
* Analyse results of test sessions, draw meaningful conclusions, and suggest actions
* Write clear and concise bug reports and steps to reproduce.
* Apply basic problem solving skills.
* Collaborate with other scrum team(s) and stakeholders.
* Coach others on test strategy, test execution and the use of test tools
* Make continuous self-education a priority.
* Keep up to date with the evolution of the testing industry.
* Chairs Testing Guild Working Groups.

Your Competencies:

* Ability to understand and execute Context Driven and Session Based testing
* Ability to test using Rapid Software Testing practices and principles
* Ability to contribute to the development of project test strategy.
* Ability to act as a subject matter expert on a project.
* Ability to Identify tasks/ dependencies/ risks during backlog grooming/planning.
* Ability to provide reasonable test estimates.
* Ability to proactively learn and apply test design principles
* Ability to create tests from stories/requirements
* Ability to execute tests and record test results
* Ability to communicate own ideas to other teams
* Ability to investigate and diagnose complex issues.
* Ability to create effective test reporting.
* Ability to work through problems.
* Ability to articulate technical issues
* Possess problem solving abilities
* Possess the drive and intellectual curiosity to investigate issues
* Clinical industry experience is an asset
* Agile experience is preferred

Your Education & Experience:

* 5+ yrs relevant job experience
* Typically requires related experience and a Bachelor's degree or Master's degree; or equivalent experience.

if you can relate to the above skills and experience and are interested in working with a truly world class organisation, please get in touch with your CV!

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a levels

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