Location: Europe, Flexible

Summary of the role

We are looking for a Senior Software Test Analyst to join The Technical Services team within the Group Technology division. The team provides a variety of IT services, including Infrastructure, End User Technology, L2 Application Support, Vendor Management and Testing services. In this role within the Testing function you will be involved in building test cases and scripts for both manual and automated functional / regression test execution, for webservices, web applications and desktop apps/tools.


  • Design, build and maintain an effective testing process
  • Create and/or maintain a test infrastructure that supports a robust testing framework
  • Maintain a log and provide reports on quality defects
  • Test software changes, modifications and enhancements
  • Test new software products during different stages of Development/Project lifecycle
  • Create and maintain test scripts for manual and automatic execution
  • Assist in the creation of test plans in conjunction with development, business and project teams
  • Own, produce and maintain test scripts, user journeys, test cases and testing guides
  • Support the business owner in their ability to perform User Acceptance testing and data validation
  • Assist in the rollout of general software releases
  • Prioritise workload against BAU and project stage resource allocation requirements
  • Report progress and issues on projects and BAU workloads as required
  • Work from detailed project plans
  • Carry out additional duties and project work as may be reasonably required

Skills and experience

  • 4+ years’ commercial experience in functional and non-functional testing
  • 4+ years’ experience in analysis and documentation of testing requirements (Business and Technical)
  • Minimum 2 years’ Automation testing experience
  • Creating and maintaining test scripts, manual and automated
  • Desirable experience in performance and stress testing, preferably using Load runner and/or Soap UI
  • Experience working in Agile and Waterfall
  • Experience in Continuous integration and Continuous delivery DevOps Principles and Pipeline
  • Experience in test automation execution and orchestration (Jenkins, Selenium)
  • Programming knowledge in Java, PHP, .Net, SQL Scripting
  • ISEB/ISTQB certification
  • Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) & Software Testing Life Cycle (STLC)
  • Understanding of the testing discipline and business requirements, developing test cases to test the complete functionality of the application and/or infrastructure (Test cases preparation and execution)
  • Experience in Functional, Regression, Performance, xBrowser and Mobile Testing
  • Practical testing knowledge across Enhancements, Change requests, Regression, Smoke testing, Ad-hoc testing
  • Experience in Analysing, Designing and developing requirements
  • Excellent verbal and written English

Autovista Group is a Fully Flexible organisation. Our goal is for our people to feel free to work where, when and how they choose to enable colleagues to balance their personal interests with their work commitments and deliverables, to support a happier and healthier way of life. Performance will be judged on output and colleagues will be trusted to manage their working time effectively to meet work deadlines and goals whilst ensuring their wellbeing is prioritised.

To apply please send your CV and covering letter to vacancies@autovistagroup.com. Please include your salary expectations.

Thank you for your interest in working with us. Due to the volume of applications we receive, we are regrettably unable to reply to all candidates individually. We will contact you if your application has successfully progressed to the next stage of the recruitment process.