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Job Title - Datawarehouse Test Analyst - TechnologyUK

Sky is Europe's leading entertainment company and serves 21 million customers across five countries. Our business in the UK and Ireland has come a long way since starting out as a satellite broadcaster in 1989 and we're not stopping there. We're home to award-winning teams for everything from Customer Service to Marketing, from Technology to Finance, meaning there's plenty of opportunity for you, no matter what your career goals.

As a member of the Technical Data Services team based in Osterley, you'll help drive and test new technologies including data warehousing within the Google cloud. We are looking for experienced testers who have previously worked with Spark and have experience of Scala programming and exposure to Big data.

We now have an exciting new vacancy for a Test Analyst.

As a valued employee of Sky, you'll benefit from a free Sky+HD premium package, an excellent pension scheme, private health care and a share save scheme. There's a range of other benefits to help you make valuable tax and national insurance savings too.

Your Key Responsibilities: 

•Liaise with testers, developers and analysts to ensure you know what upcoming work will require testing.

•Provide accurate estimates of time needed for the testing. Including dependencies, risks and assumptions.

•Provide sign-off at the end of every test phase.

•Create environment requirements. Setup, manage, maintain and ensure test data & environments are available.

•Support UAT and product showcases to ensure the functionality delivered meets customer expectations.

•Contribute towards defining the test strategy and the delivery approach across the team.

•Create new automated and manual tests and maintain existing test suites.

•Ensure that all defects are recorded, tracked and resolved appropriately.

•Work with the team to continuously improve processes and interactions.

•Look at the end to end system to ensure the functionality developed is coherent, usable and fits the Product Owner's expectations for the release.

Your Skills

•ETL Data warehouse experience and Big Data services.

•Testing of software, including regression, non-functional and integration testing.

•Data analytics skills to ensure Data Quality and Accuracy.

•Excellent communication and organisational skills.

•Experience of specifying test environment requirements, environment setup and coordination.

•Risk and issue management.

•Proven experience of formal test reporting and estimation.

•Knowledge of UNIX / Linux operating systems and strong SQL skills.

•Energy and enthusiasm to drive quality, to improve the services that we provide and to challenge current methods.

•Experience writing tests in a test automation tools such as QTP.

•Have worked as part of a Scrum, Kanban or another agile delivery approach.

If you're ready to work in a dynamic environment alongside talented people who take pride in delivering great results, apply today 

It's our people that make Sky Europe's leading entertainment company. That's why we work hard to be an inclusive employer, so everyone at Sky can be their best.

If you are successful in your application for this role, your appointment will be subject to receiving a positive outcome from your Criminal Record Check.

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Job Title  —   Datawarehouse Test Analyst - TechnologyUK
Job Ref  —   35520
Employer  —   Sky
Industry/Job Sector  —   IT & Internet
Country  —   UK
Location  —   Middlesex
City  —   Osterley
Address  —  
Closing date of applications  —   26/03/2017
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