Test Analyst Jobs in Doncaster – England at Next

Title: Test Analyst

Company: Next

Location: Doncaster – England

Type: Full Time

Category: Research/Development

About the Team

Working in one of the largest QA teams in the country, made up of Manual and Automation Testers of varying levels but also skilled Developers and Development Project Managers as part of the wider eCommerce department. This team focuses on continual delivery of functionality which ensures our customers have the best shopping experience across our UK and international sites

About the Role

In this role you will be interpreting functional specifications, in order to produce test plans and strategies whilst designing and developing manual and automated tests, producing detailed test scripts.

You’ll perform integration, performance and stress testing of client and server applications – including post-release checking where required, as well as integration, performance and stress testing of third party software applications.

You’ll liaise with the development teams and key business users in Agile development projects – attending scrum review meeting and develop targeted test plans and cases. Another part of the role will be to liaise with the development teams and key business users during the testing, providing updates and status reports and alerting potential issues.

There are flexible working options available with this role.


Experience in both manual and automation testing.

Experience and knowedge of working on Agile methodology.

Experience of Test estimation, writing test scripts and test planning

Experience using Selenium, Cucumber, Gerkin and API testing



Good knowledge and experience of an Object Oriented Programming language (preferably Java, C#)

Good team player

Great analytical skills and fearless QA mindset to ask the right questions

Experience of testing software in an agile delivery environment

Excellent communication skills and ability to deal with support queries and collaborating with client teams

Experience of testing throughout the full software development life cycle


A professional accreditation (such as IQTSB/ ISEB) would be an advantage

Azure DevOps


Bonus Scheme

Pension Scheme

ShareSave Scheme

Life Assurance

Childcare Vouchers

Staff Discount

You know Next, but did you know we’re a FTSE-100 retail company employing over 43,000 people across the UK and Ireland. We’re the UK’s 2nd largest fashion retailer and for Kidswear we’re the market leader. At the last count we have over 540 stores, plus the Next Online and it’s now possible to buy on-line from over 70 countries around the world! So we’ve gone global!


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