A Test Analyst will assist a team with the production, development, and evaluation of a piece of computer hardware or software. They will use their expert methods and knowledge to ensure there are no bugs or problems with a product before it is released. Essential parts of a Test Analyst’s job description:
- Test Analysts will work closely with development teams to understand the aim of the product and how it will be used.
- They will sometimes be present during the beginning phases of production to advise on any processes or features that can cause trouble.
- Test Analysts can either specialise in a certain area, such as software or hardware, or have a more generalised skill set.
- This role is a huge part of most tech companies, SaaS companies, and occasionally E-Commerce.