QA Test Analyst

IT & Technology

Our client is a leading data focused technology consulting business in Europe with an enviable client base and established long-term client relationships across multiple industry sectors. They are a dynamic and highly motivated team of bright, personable professionals who are at the top of their game and are passionate about solving complex business problems while establishing trust-based relationships with peers and clients.

For their technology team, they are currently looking for an QA Test analyst for Amsterdam location.

What will be your challenge?

Our client’s Quality Assurance & Testing team ensures that our solutions meet the expectations of our clients. The team is working on cutting edge data solutions with a diverse range of technologies. As the Quality Assurance Test Analyst, you will take a hands-on role within this team. To better understand requirements, you’ll be working on client-side.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Delivering test design, specification and execution as well as raising defects and issues
  • Understanding Test Approach from the Test Lead and transition to the offshore team
  • Working closely with the client (business side) to understand business requirements and translate them into test cases.
  • Develop technical understanding of solution and provide guidance to offshore team members.

What makes you successful?

You share our drive to set standards. You understand data and the opportunity for clients to gain advantage from their data. Developing relationships with our clients and with on/offshore teams is a crucial success factor. You thrive in a collaborative (international) environment and you know how to work in an agile environment. Experience of testing and automation technologies from both a technical and business perspective, are required.

In short you have:

  • Demonstrable experience producing, writing and delivering test scripts and test execution, which preferably gained in consulting and/or systems integration environments.
  • Good hand-on technical knowledge in the following areas:
    • Writing SQL queries for data validation
    • Data Warehouse Dimensions and Facts
    • ETL testing o Validation of MI/BI reporting
    • Python/Scala/R for data analysis

  • Extensive knowledge of Big Data, Data Warehouse and database solutions (Ideally Microsoft Data Platform / Azure experience) and are skilled in Power BI, Tableau and/or Microsoft DevOps/Team Foundation Server (TFS).
  • Experience of working in Agile teams with focus on test automation.
  • Defect Management experience, preferably working with TFS, JIRA or ALM.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills including customer engagements.
  • Good sense of humour.

What do they offer?

  • A multicultural and diverse environment.
  • An attractive salary, on-target benefits and holiday package.
  • A strong training and development plan.
  • Accelerated career path and leadership program for outstanding performers.
  • A place where you can learn, grow and become the best version of yourself.

Additional information regarding our recruitment process:

  • Applications are only invited from candidates with the right to reside and work within The Netherlands without Sponsorship. 
  • Applications are only invited from candidates with the right to reside and work within The Netherlands without Sponsorship.
  • Base salary + on target benefits will be based on experience and track record.
  • Please note that a background check will be part of our recruitment process.
  • Our client is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

For more information on Madison Parker International or this position, please call Soumya Shastry, Technology Recruiter on +31(0)70 387 5911 or email your resume directly to