QA Lead

Competitive | Reigate | Contract
Posted 1 month ago

QA Lead

Urgent 6 month contract
£475 - £525 a day

We are currently looking for an experienced QA Lead to join our clients software engineering team. The role involves shaping the test strategy for a project and leading a team of up to seven QA engineers.

The successful candidate will be responsible for all aspects of testing during the complete project lifecycle, from inception to implementation and post go-live support.

The key accountabilities for this role are:

Develop a test strategy and approach
Lead a team of QA engineers
Communicate effectively with project stakeholders and represent the test team at project working groups
Produce appropriate supporting documentation including reports
Manage the preparation and execution of testing
Coach other team members in the role of testing within an agile framework and assist in their professional development
Provide input to strategy and planning across the wider test team
Skills and experience

Experience with testing in projects using both Agile and Waterfall development methodologies
Proven experience of leading test teams in excess of 4 members on large software development projects
Experience with Jira
A good appreciation of functional and non functional testing and able to produce a strategy incorporating all of these
Experience of testing in a Continuous Integration environment and effective use of automated testing
Experience of using SOAPUI or similar api test tools

This is a urgent requirement with the client looking to get someone on board as sson as possible.

Please apply now for more information

For more information about this role, please contact:

Scott Carey
01892 553 243

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