QA Team Lead - Birmingham - £35k - £40k + Benefits

Cubiq Recruitment
£35000 - £40000/annum
11 Jun 2017
10 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Lead QA Software Tester (Automated)- Selenium WebDriver / Cucumber / Jira / Java - £35,000 - £40,000 + Health Care + Discounts

A truly progressive and technically innovative company in the heart of Birmingham are looking for a Lead QA Software Tester to join their mobile platform development team. You will be taking a leading role within a small QA team; ensuring code is tested in a continuous manner throughout the SDLC. This role has a heavy focus on automating as much testing as possible, and you will need to have strong experience within a commercial automated testing environment.

You will be working closely with the development team and be responsible for ensuring software quality before development is deemed complete. You will need to have a detailed and analytical approach to producing test cases and will you will need to the technical ability to convert these cases into automated test suites.

You will be working closely with a junior member of the testing team and will have a hands on role in shaping their development and technical progression.

Your typical day could involve:

* Giving QA feedback and inputs to the development team to ensure the highest quality of software is delivered.
* Designing automated integration tests
* Documentation of integration and product configuration
* Giving notes and Jira references for bug fixes
* Handing over software to the Systems Integration Team.
* Verifying and recording Unit / integration coverage reports, Code quality reports, Load test statistics.

Role Requirements

* ISTQB (ISEB) Foundation or higher
* Excellent knowledge of Commercial automated software practices
* Demonstrable manual testing experience
* Strong knowledge of automated testing tools e.g Selenium or Cucumber
* Strong experience creating manual test scripts
* Team Leadership / Mentoring skills

The Company

You will be joining the market leading company in their sector. They have a presence across the globe and are often seen as the go to team for their product. They have a heavy focus on progression and will be looking to build a team around you as you establish your self in the software team. They have a state of the art working environment and offer an excellent package. They are based in the centre of Birmingham and are easily commutable to via car or train.

Lead QA Software Tester (Automated)- Selenium WebDriver / Cucumber / Jira / Java - £35,000 - £40,000 + Health Care + Discounts