Job Summary
We are looking for a Test Analyst on a contract basis for an initial three with the possibility for extension to six months. The successful candidate will work side by side with our existing team to undertake all aspects of testing from concept design, script creation and on through to execution and reporting.

Like everyone at Peppermint, you will be passionate about customer service and delivering to the highest of standards. By nature, you will be pro-active, adaptable and results driven, as well as a team player who can work under pressure and be able to use your own initiative and motivation to meet deadlines.

Responsibilities and Duties
• Work closely with developers, test analysts and other stakeholders through various phases of the project life cycle
• Review and interpret user stories
• Write and execute detailed test scripts
• Raising defects and then testing them once resolved
• Working with Development Managers and Senior Test Analyst to ensure all the detailed assigned requirements are fulfilled
• Assume ownership of all work assigned
• Communicate efficiently on progress and report any impediments

Key Relationships
• Development Managers
• Senior Test Analyst
• Product Managers
• Developers
• Test Analysts

• Knowledge of using Visual Studio to view and manage work items
• Knowledge of using Microsoft Test Manager
• Thorough knowledge of structured test methods and processes
• Exposure to products developed in a web based environment, i.e. Microsoft Dynamics CRM
• Good functional testing experience
• Fast learner
• Strong interpersonal skills
• Excellent communicator, both written and verbal
• Able to work as part of a team or on their own

• A keen eye on detail
• ‘Can do’ attitude
• Strong work ethic
• Team Player
• Good listener, with empathy for real users of computer software