Job Purpose and Background
CDP is looking for a capable Senior Quality Assurance Analyst who will be responsible for delivering high quality in software testing and assurance for CDP’s software to internal and external users, with a focus on early identification of issues to minimise impact on the end user. They will work primarily as part of the DevOps team supporting digitally enabled products and services but will also support the wider application set as required, particularly Disclosure which is our main business process.
About the Technology Team
Dependable, efficient, innovative, and effective technology services are critical to the core function of CDP and enabling it to deliver its core mission. As part of its strategic ambitions CDP has recognised an uplift to technology operations and capabilities is critical to realise its strategic goals of higher impact, improved stakeholder experience and disclosure information. Therefore, we are strengthening the technology function to provide a clear vision and roadmap of the technology landscape, to improve our relationship to key internal and external stakeholders and to build the technology capabilities needed to deliver CDP’s outcomes, while providing a resilient, stable, secure, and cost-effective IT service.
About the role
The Senior Quality Assurance Analyst will be responsible for setting the foundations of manual testing and automation testing best practices. The passionate and driven candidate will have the opportunity to build out automation test framework within the business as usual department and set the standards for any new projects in the pipeline, whilst taking into consideration the adoption of the shift left approach by identifying defects and bugs as early as possible. They will be working with the latest technologies and tool set environment and ensure high quality testing and assurance is carried out and adhered to by other team members. This role will include upskilling other members of the team to learn test automation.
This is a fantastic opportunity for an individual to make a real difference to work for an organisation which helps investors, companies, cities, states and regions to manage their environment impact, this goes hand in hand with delivering high quality testing through our platforms to make a difference to our living environment.
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Required skills and experience:
Desired skills and experience
This is a full-time based at CDP’s London office reporting to the Senior Quality Assurance & Change Manager, Technology & Operations.
Salary and benefits: £45,000 - £48,000 per annum dependent on experience, 30 days holiday plus bank holidays. Generous non-contributory pension provision, annual discretionary bonus (depending on company performance), Employee Assistance Program, life assurance, Training and development, Flexible working opportunities, and others.
Interested applicants must be eligible to work legally in the United Kingdom.
Before you apply
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How to apply
To apply please email your CV and a covering letter setting out how you meet the required skills and experience or key responsibilities, which should be no more than two pages, to [email protected] with ‘Senior Quality Assurance Analyst, First name and Surname” in the subject. The deadline is midnight GMT on Wednesday 24th March 2021.