Vacancy Details

Test Analyst

Job number: SP04233
Profession: IT & Information Services
Location: Sellafield or Risley
Contract type: Permanent contract
Salary: £37,050
Posting date: 29/05/2022
Closing date: 27/06/2022
Who we are looking for:

The Test Analyst is responsible for the planning and execution of software System Testing and System Integration Testing across ISO projects and tasks to ensure the successful delivery of change.

Why join ISO?
Our Information Services Organisation (ISO) role is to effectively connect our people, organisations, information and systems to enable effective business operations and ensure that we help deliver the Sellafield mission of creating a clean and safe secure environment for future generations. We are looking for individuals who are passionate about making a difference, redefining innovation, unconventional thinking and embracing change.

As a department, ISO is continuing to grow in size to meet the future demands of the business.

Over the next couple of years, how we deliver will change. The agile environment we are building means each person works in a place and way that works for them, but the environment is fluid enough to allow agility and responsiveness.


About the role:

• Execute tests to evaluate system compliance against specified requirements.
• Review project and software design documentation and provide feedback to the relevant parties
• Keep track of new test requirements / change in requirements or changes to design and provide estimates for test preparation and execution against these.
• For in-house Sellafield ltd. application development, create test cases, scripts and specifications.
• Review test conditions, test cases and test specifications produced by other team members/the supply chain and provide feedback.
• Ensure the content and structure of all testing document artefacts adhere to the Sellafield ltd. standards and a full audit trail of all testing is maintained.
• Schedule testing across various test phases, logging defects, defect fix retests and regression tests and liaising with the test team to ensure that they are receiving the appropriate information, aligned to the Test strategy and plan.


To thrive in the role you will need:

• Experience/understanding of the full Software Development Life Cycle.
Previous experience in a test execution-based role.
• Strong interpersonal skills for interfacing with all levels of internal teams and external business leads.
• Capable of handling multiples projects / initiatives simultaneously and executing to completion.
• Experience of using testing tools to record test specification steps and defects.

For a full job description please contact: [email protected]


Desirable Skills

• Previous experience of performing the same role specific to IT Project Delivery
• Previous experience of managing testing utilising Application Lifecycle Manager (previously known as HPQC)


Additional Information:

In promoting equal opportunities, Sellafield Ltd welcomes applications from all sections of the community. We select people according to their abilities and our needs. You are advised to regularly check your emails (including any junk mail/spam folders) for correspondence related to this post, including assessment or interview invitations and any other type of correspondence relating to your application. In the event of a high number of responses to any advert, Sellafield Ltd reserves the right to close the advert early. As users of the Disability Confident Scheme, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum essential skills for the vacancy. You will be able to declare a disability when completing our application form.

We are committed to creating an environment in which people grow, develop and perform at their best. To learn more about our manifesto, rewards and benefits, learning and development opportunities please visit: https://careers.sellafieldsite.co.uk/work-with-us/thriving-at-work/


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