Quality Assurance Analyst

Edinburgh / Hybrid
Competitive + benefits
11 Jun 2022
25 Jun 2022
Contract Type

We give you a world of potential

Computershare has an exciting opportunity for a permanent full-time Quality Assurance Analyst to join our Computershare Technology Services (CTS) team as part of our SCRIP Global Development division, based in Edinburgh (hybrid: part-time remote, part-time in office).

There are a few things that make this opportunity truly fantastic:

  • We work in a fun and collaborative global team environment with a supportive management team to ensure you reach your career goals, no matter where they may take you
  • We offer continuous learning and education opportunities and put emphasis on continued improvement and growth
  • We believe that creativity fosters opportunity, and that the ideas of our employees will be what keeps us ahead in the market
  • We are completely open to flexible and home working, although we’d love for you to be comfortable travelling to the office for team gatherings
  • We offer a competitive total compensation package, with further details found below

Here at Computershare, you will truly be working on a global scale which gives you worldwide opportunity. We are big on development for our employees, therefore if you’re looking for an organisation that will make sure you have the tools and opportunities to continue to progress in your career, this is the role for you.

A role you will love

As the Quality Assurance Analyst, you’ll have the opportunity to assist with test planning, test analysis, test design and test execution of Computershare’s core backend system, SCRIP. SCRIP is an enormous product so there is always something to learn and a new challenge to tackle. As part of the agile development team, you’ll work in a supportive and collaborative environment while improving the quality of software being delivered to our project stakeholders.

Other key responsibilities include:

  • Participating in initial requirement review meetings
  • Providing input to test plan creation and adjust plan as needed
  • Assisting in identifying test conditions that will need to be tested
  • Assisting in identifying test data requirements
  • Assisting in test estimation
  • Reviewing functional specifications and identifying requirements that need to be tested and providing feedback to Business Analysts where necessary (e.g., ambiguous requirements)
  • Designing and documenting test cases based on requirements, including preparation of all test data
  • Participating in test review processes for quality assurance of test design, test cases, and test data
  • Ensuring that planned testing meets business requirements/functional specifications
  • Providing test status reports to Test Lead, Test Manager, and Project Manager
  • Participating in improving quality testing processes
  • Assisting in rolling out QA initiatives across the team

What will you bring to the role?

You value information and idea sharing with others and love to collaborate. You pride yourself on your ability to build great working relationships and communicate effectively. Additionally, you can effectively influence and challenge others and in turn, you respond well to challenge from others.

You also have:

  • Minimum (3) years’ experience in a similar role, demonstrating above required skills, in a collaborative Agile working environment
  • Significant level of experience in development and execution of test suites and test plans
  • Experience in using test design techniques and of performing and applying risk analysis to identify test types and test coverage
  • Understanding of the software development lifecycle, software architecture and technologies
  • Understanding of test environments, quality gateways and the route to production
  • Experience in performing Risk-based testing, Exploratory and awareness of different types of Test Techniques
  • A curious, observant, and intuitive explorer who is capable of the setup, exercise and checking of test scenarios against the system-under-test

Bonus points if you have:

  • Hands-on experience in building and/or improving automated test frameworks
  • Hands-on experience in Selenium, SpecFlow, or any other BDD Framework
  • Scripting and coding skills (C# or similar)
  • Track record of identifying opportunities for automation within software processes.
  • Experience testing in financial markets
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)/ Azure Dev Ops (ADO), or similar tools.
  • Understanding of Non-Functional testing (Performance and Security) needs for the application and coordinate with relevant teams
  • Ability to identify market trends and other forms of testing and tools to be incorporated into the existing framework
  • University Degree or similar
  • ISTQB Foundation Certification and/or any ISTQB Advanced Certifications

If this role sounds like what you’re looking for, and you want to be part of an organization that focuses on our team members’ career progression, while working on interesting and high-profile projects, apply today!

A company to be proud of

Computershare (ASX:CPU) is a world leader in financial administration with over 14,000 employees across 21 different countries delivering expertise to over 40,000 clients.At Computershare, it’s more than just a job, our open and inclusive culture means that we will help you to grow, to move forward and make the most of the world of opportunities we have available. With infinite possibilities, we could take you anywhere.

Rewards designed for you

Employee Share Plan. Set aside salary to purchase shares in our company and you’ll increase your investment when you receive a generous company contribution towards additional shares.

Health and Wellbeing. Our health and wellbeing rewards can be tailored to support you and your family.

Save for Your Future. We will support you along your retirement savings journey.

Paid time away from work. Our employees enjoy a competitive paid time off package, including a day each year to volunteer time for a good cause that is important to you.

Employee Discounts. We’ve partnered with other organisations to offer you extra savings. Enjoy discounts with banks, car manufacturers, on flights, accommodation, and days out as well as with many big brand shops.

Extra Rewards. From tuition reimbursement to cash bonus recruitment referral programs, our comprehensive benefits package offers a multitude of options.

A diverse and inclusive place to work

Computershare celebrates the diversity of our people, and we welcome applications from everyone.
We believe that having a culture of inclusion is essential in delivering good results. Attracting, retaining, and developing a diverse workforce where employees feel valued, respected, and empowered allows people to reach their full potential. As a business this diversity helps us to better reflect and understand our customers’ needs to allow us to drive better outcomes.

We are happy to accommodate individual needs during your application journey. If you require disability accommodations or adjustments, please email us at detailing your requirements and contact information.

Computershare is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national or ethnic origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or other characteristics protected by applicable law.


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