IT Test Analyst

  • Salary: + benefits that will get you excited
  • Location: Whyteleafe, Surrey
  • Job type: Contract

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IT Test Analyst
Head Office – Whyteleafe, Surrey

6 – 9 Month Fixed term contract
Competitive salary + benefits that will get you excited

Ann Summers is SEXY, DARING, PROVOCATIVE and NAUGHTY – we push boundaries and buttons to give our customers exactly what they want!

We’re the destination brand for must-have lingerie and sex toy innovation and stand proud as the authority in our industry. We passionately champion sexual liberation and believe that every woman in the world should feel like the sexiest woman in the world!

Whether you’re working at our head office or in one of our stores, one thing that’s guaranteed is no two days are the same. We’re a unique brand with a phenomenally talented team of experts across all our channels – together we’re empowered to achieve the brand’s global vision.

We’re on the hunt for a talented and experienced test analyst to undertake all system test related activities in support of the business requirements for the provision of new or updated systems. Working alongside a dynamic team of internal developers and third party suppliers you will ensure that changes meet the agreed requirements.

What will I be doing…

* Attending workshops comprising of business and or technical representatives to understand system functionality, cover test-dependent activities such as requirement verification and prioritisation, test scenario identification and general matters.
* Supporting the wider Business Teams and other IT team members in creating test estimates, test plans, regression tests packs and test execution reports.
* Creating relevant test data and test scripts based on the change/project.
* Executing test scripts, recording the results of the test and managing defects using test management and defect management tools.
* Liaising with suppliers, project managers, team members & the wider business about the testing and defects identified.
* Providing regular feedback to Senior Management/Test Team Lead and/or Project Managers about the status of testing including where any changes to the testing estimates provided arise.
* Contributing to and inputting into the overall test strategy of the company where relevant.
* Producing relevant documentation and feeding into deployment approval meetings in order for changes to be progressed to the Production environment.

Customer & Brand Focus

* Maintain a relentless focus on the customer, ensuring my wider team deliver a strong and engaging customer experience, taking feedback and seeking to improve.
* Share customer insight/feedback with colleagues to better inform wider commercial business decisions.
* Build relationships/network with external parties in order to keep ahead of emerging trends, ideas and industry/sector insights.

You need to be this kind of person…

* Passionate about providing unparalleled levels of service and simplicity for our customers.
* Able to work and learn quickly in a fast-paced, fun and dynamic environment.
* Care about doing a great job and pushing boundaries with the quality of what you do.
* Strong technical expertise and problem-solving skills.
* A drive for constant learning.

We always support colleagues to develop their skills. But to be successful in this role you will need…

* Previous SIT & UAT test execution experience
* Experienced in test planning and test script creation
* Excellent communication skills/ability to liaise at all levels within a company
* Good analytical thinking
* Resolving problems in a timely manner
* Strong time management
* Works well as an individual and as part of a wider team
* Ability to manage and prioritise workloads to tight deadlines


* 29 days holiday
* Up to 50% discount
* Season ticket loan
* Company stakeholder pension
* Holiday purchase scheme
* On-site outlet store
* Employee Assistance Programme
* Corporate ‘Perks’ discount scheme
* Life Assurance

We regret that due to high volumes we are unable to acknowledge every application. All successful candidates will be contacted as soon as possible to discuss the role and their experience further.

Ann Summers complies with all GDPR policies and by responding to this ad your details will be kept on record for a total of 6 months unless expressed otherwise.

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