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Test Lead

Job Title: Test Lead
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hereford, Herefordshire
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH55866_1511455006
Contact Name: Charlotte O'loughlin
Contact Email: c.oloughlin@parity.net
Job Published: November 23, 2017 16:36

Job Description

Test Lead

Permanent. Hereford. Finanicial Services. £40,000-£45,000 Per annum.

Test Lead required in Hertfordshire - this is a fully managerial position. There is no expectation for this role to undertake any hands-on testing. However, having a testing background is essential. You will manage all Senior Test Analysts - those that are setting the standards for others to follow across the Testing resource pool; mentoring and supporting the development of junior team members whilst undertaking multiple projects of their own. This role will ensure that standards are maintained at the highest levels, and that any performance issues are robustly and expertly addressed in minimal time.

Essential Skills

  • Excellent people management experience.
  • Implementation and enforcement of policies and procedures is a must.
  • Understanding best practice on collaborative team-working.
  • Agile and waterfall methodology knowledge essential.
  • Review test plans and highlight areas for improvement.
  • Experience of creating test case acceptance criteria, based on User story/Business requirements.
  • Prior experience of Functional Testing (Preparation and Execution), Integration Testing, Regression Testing, load/volume and performance testing is essential.
  • UAT & end user guidance/experience. Writing test plans, scripts, regression testing and analysis.
  • Exposure to automated testing via either TDD or BDD.
  • Experience testing API's
  • BizTalk testing expertise
  • TFS experience highly desirable.
  • Ability to work with multiple project teams in a matrix management structure.
  • Working knowledge of Selenium or other application automation.
  • Experience of leading project teams.
  • Testing exposure of cloud based applications
  • Testing exposure of mobile applications.

For more information please apply now.

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