Junior Test Analyst

Hampden & Co

Junior Test Analyst

Competitive salary & additional benefits

Hampden & Co, Edinburgh

  • Full time
  • Permanent
  • Hybrid working
  • Graduate programme

Posted 1 week ago, 4 Jun | Get your application in now before you miss out!

Closing date: 21-06-2024 (In 4 days)

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Full Job Description

Job Role: Junior Test Analyst

Department: Change Management, Operations

Location: Edinburgh

Contract Type: Permanent

Hours: Full time (Monday – Friday, 35 hours per week)

Salary Details: Competitive salary and additional benefits

Closing Date: 21 June 2024

About Hampden & Co

As a forward-thinking, socially responsible private bank, Hampden & Co provides bespoke banking to high-net-worth and affluent clients, their families and associated businesses.

We recruit people to join our team who are motivated to work together to help our clients achieve their aspirations and who take ownership to deliver the exceptional experience our clients expect.

About the role

At Hampden & Co, our Test Team sits within the Change Management Team. This role will be primarily focussed on supporting project delivery within our Change Portfolio.

The role of the Junior Test Analyst is to support and undertake activities such as test planning, data preparation, test execution (manual and automated), results analysis and defect management.

This role is suited to you if you are motivated to work as part of a team, to take ownership of their responsibilities and to deliver at pace.


The ideal candidate for the role will have:

·      1- 3 years’ Experience of manual test execution.

·      Ability to work in multiple projects at the same time.

·      Experience in the use of JIRA as a test and defect management tool is preferred.

·      Knowledge of Financial Services is preferred.

·      Comfortable working with 3rd parties / vendors and experience/Knowledge of working on IT and business projects.

·      Strong communication skills.

·      Self-motivated and the ability to work as part of an effective team.

·      Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.

·      Ability to work accurately and with strong attention to detail.

·      Strong organisational and action planning skills, and the ability to work to tight deadlines.

Main responsibilities / key duties:

·      Support the Test Analyst/Test Lead with the coordination of testing across multiple projects.

·      Define and scope testing required by analysing the requirements of a project.

·      Identify/Create test data, test cases and scripts (where required) in accordance with the project or change specifications.

·      Desire to learn new tools/Applications.

·      Execute testing in line with project plans and delivery milestones. This will primarily be manual testing, though a level of automated testing should be expected.

·      Track and report testing activities including test case coverage, test status and results, defect details and status.

·      Good understanding of Defect management process

·      Support the Test Lead to ensure that the content and quality of testing documents is maintained.

·      Drive quality assurance within the project delivery team, ensure we are providing the best possible outcomes for our clients.

How do I apply?

To apply for the role, please submit your CV and a covering letter (including current salary package), demonstrating your suitability for the role and how you think you share our passion for providing an exceptional level of service.

No agencies please.

On occasion, we receive significantly more applicants than expected for some vacancies and under such circumstances we reserve the right to bring forward the closing date of the advertisement. We therefore strongly advise you to apply for the role promptly, to avoid disappointment should the closing date be brought forward.