Test Analysts

We are looking for Test Analysts to join our Development and Testing team.

Dynamic Planner is a well-established suite of web-based applications dealing with financial planning – aimed primarily at Financial Advisers. Our software is used by over 1,900 firms, who have over 2,100 active sessions each day.

Role Purpose:
  • Identify and complete test preparation for a range of different projects with a view to execute tests in the appropriate releases
  • To write and maintain test automation
  • To be involved in team discussions for projects and provide test estimates
  • To support BAU processes set by the test team and completing regression testing in line with these processes
  • Accurately record defects and ensure that these are rectified within project delivery timeframes.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Create test packs and execute testing for a range of small to medium sized projects.
  • Completing regression testing in line with testing processes.
  • Communicate and gain approval of test strategies and scenarios from internal and external stakeholders (where applicable).
  • Clearly communicate and categorise found defects to the relevant parties.
  • Complete internal script reviews ensuring both consistency of quality and relevance of written tests to the solution.
  • Contributing ideas to the Manual and Automated regression packs
Key Deliverables:
  • Maintenance of a well-established manual and automated regression pack
  • Status reports on test execution and defects
  • Successful implementation of solutions in-line with project deadlines
  • Test documentation for system, UAT and E2E tests as appropriate
Competencies: Technologies (desirable):

  • Knowledge of programming;
  • C#; Selenium automation in C#,
  • Git


  • Methodical approach to problem solving
  • Enjoy problem solving and feels a sense of accomplishment of getting to the bottom of complex situations
  • Strong team player
  • Self-motivated with the ability to prioritise and manage their time
  • Impact analysis – being able to foresee potential risks within a project given known information and delays on deliverables
  • Good communicator
  • Team player
  • Lateral thinker
  • Attention to detail
  • Driven to improve own working knowledge of testing processes and tools
  • Ideally degree educated or equivalent
  • ISTQB Foundation in software testing or equivalent (desirable)

Please email your CV and covering letter outlining why you are perfect for this role (with the job title in the subject line) to recruitment@distribution-technology.com

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