QA Team Leader

£40000 - £50000/annum + benefits
14 Jun 2017
13 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
QA Team Leader (Test Lead)Nottingham, to £50,000 plus benefitsOur client, based in Nottingham a high growth SME are looking for a QA Team Leader to manage the testing function with a hands-on approach - this is a managerial role with a very technical and hands-on approach with overall objective to ensure quality assurance testing for leading software solutions and products.In this role you'll be:Leading a team of QA engineers and,prioritising tasks and projects in line with business needs;ensuring effective planning of tasks to be completed and communicating with relevant functions (eg management, development and sales) regarding timeframes and delivery expectations;Rolling out the automation testing within the business and have control of the tech and tools used to do this;Responsible for test lab, restructuring, ensuring that it provides test capability for technical partner solutions, modernise and rationalise;Hands-on and lead / assist with bug, functional and regression testing;Managing the Bug fix verification, Functional testing and Regression testing processes.It is important that this is seen as a 'hands-on' role as well as a key figure and stakeholder within the business that will be able to communicate at a variety of levels to peers and senior manager up to board level.What we're looking for:Full product lifecycle delivery experience in a software environment with a practical and systematic approach on both manual and automated testing;ISTQB qualified;Experience in the testing of windows applications and web based applications across multi-browser / operating systems;Good knowledge of various SDLC models (V-shaped, SCRUM, Rapid Application Development etc;Designing test scenarios and reviewing design documents;Strong end to end process mapping background with an eye for efficiencies and effective project management;The technical authority and presence to challenge developers or others;Any knowledge testing products including voice, data, video, screen etc would be hugely beneficial as well as previous experience setting up automation testing - open source tool (SOUPUI, selenium, fitness etc).In return is a salary up to £50,000 p/a, plus pension, hol, flexible and home working, training and development budget, regular incentives, plus much, much more.Please either apply by clicking online or emailing me directly to For further information please call me on (Apply online only) / (Apply online only). I can make myself available outside of normal working hours to suit from 07:00 until 22:00. By applying for this role you give express consent for us to process & submit (subject to required skills) your application to our client in conjunction with this vacancy only. Also feel free to follow us on Twitter @AppDev_EMBS and @embservices or connect with me on LinkedIn.Nottingham, South Nottingham, QA Team Leader, Test Lead, Senior QA Engineer, QA Engineer, Automated Tester, Windows Applications, Web Based Applications, Testing, SOUPUI, Selenium, Selenium Webdriver, Fitness, SDLC, V-shaped, SCRUM, Rapid Application Development