Test Analyst

  • Job Reference: REQ00566
  • Date Posted: 26 March 2024
  • Location: SES Water - Redhill
  • Salary: £36,400 to £41,600
  • Bonus/Benefits: See job profile for full details
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

IT Test Analyst

Redhill – Hybrid

Salary- £36,400-£41,600 dependent upon experience

SES Water is a forward-thinking local water company dedicated to providing high-quality water and exceptional service to the evolving needs of our customers through innovation and environmental responsibility. With a rich history of serving the communities in the Southeast of England, we are committed to delivering a reliable and sustainable water supply, ensuring that our customers have access to safe and clean water every day.

As we evolve our systems, we're expanding our IT team to ensure seamless integration and optimal functionality. This is a fantastic opportunity to be part of SES Water and contribute to the evolution of systems through digital innovation. As a Test Analyst, you'll play a crucial role in ensuring the seamless integration and optimal functionality of the evolving IT systems.

We're seeking a proactive and skilled functional Test Analyst with hands-on experience in system, system integration, and user acceptance testing to join our dynamic digital team. If you're passionate about driving change and thrive in a collaborative environment, we want you on our team.

Together, we are shaping a sustainable future, one drop at a time.


What we offer

SES Water value our employee’s wellbeing and have created a package to care for both your financial needs and personal wellbeing.

  • Generous salary; £36,400-£41,600 dependent upon experience
  • Group personal pension plan with up to 10% employer contribution.
  • Life assurance for peace of mind.
  • Financial education, savings, and loans support.
  • Cycle to Work and Car Share Schemes and for eco-conscious commuting.
  • 25 days of annual leave for work-life balance.
  • Simply Health healthcare cashback scheme and Surgical Choices.
  • Service and MOT discounts at our on-site garage.
  • One paid day per year for volunteering in the community


Main Duties

As the Test Analyst, you will report into the Test and Release Lead and collaborate with business stakeholders to understand project scopes and map processes from current to target stakes.  You’ll be working alongside our software developers and project support teams, developing test conditions, scenarios, cases and scripts. You’ll be executing manual and automated test scripts, logging defects in Jira and providing regular progress updates, escalating any risks or issues to the Test and Release Leader.

Your success will be measured by meeting testing criteria, delivering business benefits and ensuring the quality of solutions and their implementation whilst upholding our values of Service, Integrity, Collaboration, Commitment, Compassion and Innovation.


Skills and Expertise


  • Proficiency in Office 365, including SharePoint.
  • Experience with Jira and Zephyr
  • Knowledge of Salesforce
  • ISTQB  or ASTQB (USA) qualification is essential
  • Experience in test analysis, supporting service readiness, and accepting solutions into BAU.
  • Familiarity with Waterfall and Agile methodologies.
  • Ability to identify and address system defects and risks.
  • Strong communication skills and confidence in engaging with stakeholders.
  • Detail-oriented with the ability to meet tight deadlines.



At SES Water, we foster a collaborative culture dedicated to achieving our goals. We're committed to our digital journey, aiming to enhance the lives of both our colleagues and customers through innovation and dynamic work approaches. We value diversity and welcome individuals who bring unique perspectives to our team.

Join us as a Test Analyst, shaping the future of our industry and making a positive impact on our communities. If you require any assistance during the recruitment process, please don't hesitate to reach out.

Apply now and be part of our exciting journey!