Test Analyst - National Security

The Applied Intelligence division of BAE Systems delivers solutions which protect and enhance the connected world. Everything we do creates a safer future.

We want to solve problems for our customers and by bringing together great minds, we can work together to make the world a safer place.

Test Analyst - National Security - London
We are looking for motivated Test Analysts to join our expanding testing team. Our Test Analysts are an integral part of our delivery teams helping to ensure that our software meets the requirements of the customer.

A Test Analyst will be able to interpret and execute test scripts, mapping back to predetermined criteria. They should also be able to communicate effectively, classify defects, document test failures and successes when compared with pre-determined criteria in accordance with agreed standards.

Key requirements are:
  • Review requirements and schematic diagrams for early defect prevention.
  • Analyse test requirements, designs and produces re-usable test scripts and procedures (with expected results) to test new and amended software to be executed by self and other staff.
  • Define and create test cases from the analysis of non-functional specifications.
  • Is familiar with and uses standard test analysis techniques including BS7925-2 and others.
  • Write / Create Automation Scripts (Design, Implement & Execute)
  • Design and execute security tests.

You'll be able to demonstrate good verbal and written communication skills, and knowledge in a number of key technical areas such as performance testing tools, scripting languages, web services, etc. You'll be willing and able to quickly learn and improve your testing knowledge and experience, with training and mentoring from more experienced team members. You'll be flexible enough to work within the different development lifecycles appropriate to the project.


Security Clearance is required for this vacancy. If you are not currently Security Cleared, you will need to be eligible for this and willing to go through the process. For more guidance on National Security Vetting please click here.

About BAE Systems Applied Intelligence:

We help nations, governments and businesses around the world defend themselves against cyber crime, reduce their risk in the connected world, comply with regulation, and transform their operations. We do this using our unique set of solutions, systems, experience and processes.

Our success is down to our people. The changing nature of our business means that we're constantly looking for the brightest talent to help us fulfil our ambitions. As an experienced professional, we'll entrust you with responsibility; this means that you'll have client contact, variety and support from day one.

We'll encourage and support you to develop your skills and reward you as you grow. Whatever your area of expertise, you'll be much more than just a job title; you'll be an integral part of the business where your individual contribution makes a difference every day. Great minds deserve great rewards, so we also offer a very competitive salary and benefits package.

Diversity and inclusion are integral to the success of BAE Systems Applied Intelligence. Staying competitive in today's global marketplace requires an organisational culture where employees with varying perspectives, skills, life experiences and backgrounds - the best and brightest minds - can work together to achieve excellence and realise individual and organisational potential. We also welcome discussions about flexible working.

Division Overview: UK Services

UK Services delivers IT Services and Consultancy to Applied Intelligence clients based primarily in the UK. We divide our clients into 3 market segments; National Security, Government and Enterprise Services. We differentiate ourselves through recognised expertise in Data, Security, Digital Media and Business Solutions.

Help us secure a connected world by being an unseen hero. Apply now and be inspired.
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