Data Tester Apprentice - 18913

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Recruiter
Saga Group Ltd
Location
The Saga Building Middleburg Square, Folkestone, CT20 1AZ
Salary
£17,000.00 - £22,000.00 annually
Posted
30 Sep 2019
Closes
18 Nov 2019
Ref
VAC001583250
Specialism
IT
Sector
Unspecified
Role Type
Apprenticeship, Higher
Start Date
November
Duration
Permanent
You'll bring knowledge and experience using SQL or PL / SQL and in return, you can look forward to all of the responsibility and involvement of an integral role, providing you with a rewarding and fast paced career with an excellent benefits package including life assurance, pension, high street and online discounts, and concessions for holidays and travel.

If you feel this is for you then be sure to apply; to find out more about Saga and their results for the 2018/19 financial year do look at the following; https://vimeo.com/333333616

Main role / Responsibilities: [will include but not be limited to]:
  • Designing and planning test plans to facilitate end to end testing from transactional systems to reporting outputs
  • Understanding and tracking data through various transformations to ensure consistent and accurate reporting
  • Promoting the delivery of new reporting requirements to the business through effective prioritisation and co-ordinated testing
  • Taking ownership of issues as required and proactively manage stakeholders
  • Defining, gathering and managing the test data, test cases for both changes and defects
  • Reducing defect impact through collaboration and communication with stakeholders and business owners
  • Designing and automating tests for effective testing of user stories and defect resolution
  • Working with the Technical Business Analyst to achieve sign off from variety of stakeholders ensuring all requirements have been met


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • You will have excellent communication skills
  • Capable of gettingyour point across to both technical and business representatives at all levels of the organisation
  • High level critical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • The ability to detect and resolve problems
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Foster an open and energetic approach within the team


Personal qualities

Be dedicated to ensuring knowledge is kept current for business and UAT processes.

Desired qualifications

4 GCSE or equivalentincluding maths at grade C/4plus grade D/3in English, PLUS 2 A levels or equivalent in IT or maths.

Future prospects

92% of QA Apprentices secure permanent employment after finishing their apprenticeship. Additionally there maybe opportunities to undertake further apprenticeship training as many of our programs offer on-going development tracks.

Things to consider

Important Information:

QA's apprenticeships are funded by the Education & Skills Funding Agency (ESFA), an executive agency of the Department for Education.

To be eligible for a Government funded apprenticeship you must have lived in the UK or European Economic Area (EEA) for the last 3 consecutive years.

The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide (ANMW): https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates

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