TEST LEAD ENGINEER

Recruiter
Required IT Ltd
Location
Covent Garden
Salary
£55000
Posted
25 Sep 2017
Closes
03 Nov 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
TEST LEAD ENGINEER WANTED IN CENTRAL LONDON We are currently looking for Test Lead Engineer to join one of our fast-growing clients based in Central London. This is an opportunity for someone looking to climb the company ladder and learn new technologies along the way. You would be responsible for: - Reporting to the Head of QA, lead a team providing QA coverage to both Server projects spanning multiple in house clients, and Back Office tools. - Manage the Server automation efforts, while executing scripts from dev's in test and aiding in the development of said scripts - Ensure releases are to the highest standard, both in terms of defect mitigation & user experience - Lead daily triage and promote issues to core stakeholders which require attention, while maintaining a healthy and well-groomed set of project backlogs - Support in the creation & maintenance of detailed, comprehensive test suites and test cases - Provide daily reports and updates to both onshore and offshore teams on milestone progression and priorities - Work closely with the Client teams and Customer Support to investigate, document and where necessary push for swift resolution of Live issues raised - Provide reports and risk assessments to the Head of QA and key stakeholders - Support in the training and mentoring of less senior members of the team Essential Requirements - 3+ years Lead experience (preferably Server based) - Proven Server-Side and Software development QA experience - Hands-on experience with automated testing tools - A strong knowledge of APIs - Extensive knowledge of JIRA and / or similar bug tracking tools - An understanding of Client Side QA and their interaction with Server QA - A proven ability to write clear, concise & comprehensive test suites while delivering accurate estimations - Experience of creating BDD style acceptance criteria (Given / When / Then) - Detailed reporting skills (Coverage / RAG / Analysis) - Proven experience with Charles Debugging Proxy & Postman REST client - Experience with New Relic and / or other monitoring tools - Knowledge of Data Science, and how to use this to better processes - Knowledge of the current browser and mobile device markets - A proven track record working with Customer Services If this sounds like something you would be interested in doing and your profile fits the role description, please contact Anthony or email (see below) Unfortunately, we are only able to respond to successful applicants. Required IT operate as an employment agency and employment business and are an equal opportunities employer.
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