Test Analyst at Superdrug, Croydon, 6 Months, £Contractor Rate

  • Contract Spy
  • Croydon, UK
  • Feb 19, 2021
6 Months or more

Contract Description

Test Analyst - Contract

Why Superdrug

Passionate about Beauty and Health? Want to be part of an innovative, trend setting retailer? Our vibrant Head Office, based by East Croydon station is a fantastic environment filled with hundreds of brilliant personalities.

We’re a team that puts our customers and our teams at the heart of everything we do. At Superdrug, we aim to be the best in accessible health & beauty, loved by our customers for value, choice, friendly advice, service and fun.

Our success comes from our people – they make the difference. We’re all about personality, we have fun, and we work hard to deliver That Superdrug feeling.

Here's the exciting bit…a day includes

This is a 6 month contract role

As a Test Analyst you will carry out tests in accordance with scenarios defined by others and allocated by the Test Manager & Business Analyst.

Tests will be particularly focused on the Mobile App as we roll out significant updates, and will also include but not limited to, ASW UK websites (Superdrug & Savers) and CRM systems.

You will be expected to be thorough and structured in your approach and to log your test results clearly.

Here's the exciting bit…a day includes

• Testing of new software development
• Test ad hoc changes to modified software
• Recording of test results accurately
• Maintain and update logs of results in relevant systems
• Escalate significant test failures to Test Manager
• Collaborate and communicate to colleagues effectively
• Contribute to test planning
• Write accurate scripts where required
• Set up of test environments where required
• Continually review scripts for relevance and accuracy
• Transition manually conducted tests to automated where possible
• Provide support for production monitoring and assist with production issues as required

What you’ll need to succeed

• Experience of testing Websites and Mobile App Testing and ideally CRM systems
• Has good knowledge of Software Development Life Cycle (SLDC)
• Has experience using Defect management tools i.e JIRA
• Prepared to work in a fast paced agile environment
• Experience creating, writing and developing robust test scripts
• IT related education and/or certifications preferred
• Methodical test execution
• Self-motivated with excellent analytical and problem solving skills·       
• High level of accuracy and attention to detail in approach to all work
• Excellent communication skills, verbal and written.
• Job role entails regular communication with offshore teams and technical team members.
• Focused and able to work with minimal supervision and work effectively as part of a team.
• Experience with automated testing e.g. Selenium is desirable but not essential.

Here’s what’s in it for you

• Benefits 
• Working in a stylish, modern and collaborative office right by East Croydon station
• On-site beauty treatments, table tennis and café with a fantastic selection of hot and cold food every day
• Health and beauty giveaways from suppliers

Come and be part of something special.