QA Team Leader - Automated, Selenium and Manual Software Tester

Applause IT Limited
£44k - £50k pa + + Great Benefits Package
04 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

QA Team Leader - Automated, Selenium and Manual Software Tester. ISEB, SQL, .Net Systems. Software House

Liverpool, Merseyside

To 50K pa + Great Benefits

Established, innovative and growing security solutions software house, with impressive private and public sector client base requires experienced Lead Software Tester / QA Team Leader to take up a role providing good test coverage to new releases managing the work load of a more junior tester whilst using a mix of mainly manual and as the role develops, automated techniques (including Selenium) for testing regimes

Essential skills and experience:
ISEB/ISTQB qualification preferred
5+ years of software testing experience working in an Microsoft Web technology environment AND 3+ years' experience of automated testing in cloud environment for web based solutions

Good use of automated testing tools to such as Selenium Web Driver or similar to the standard of being able to intro the technology to the business is essential

Understanding of cloud environment / SaaS web based solutions
Experience of exploratory testing
Production, management and execution of test plans
Exposure to multiple products, test methodologies, procedures, vitalisation of computer environments
Understanding of RDBMS fundamentals and decent SQL scripting for testing
Management of bug tracking tools and test environments

Nice to haves:
Having worked in an Agile environment
Client facing requirements capture
Experience in resource managing less experienced Testers
Understanding of TDD
Any exposure to Team Foundation Server

The Role:
To help build a test department in a dynamic technology business. Acting as a key member of the agile software development team, you will support the production of world class solutions.
You will creating, implementing and supporting manual and automated testing initiatives for internal and external forms/web applications, based on the .NET framework.
My client is looking for someone with experience in developing automated test suites for cloud based enterprise level solutions who can bring their knowledge and experience into the team.

Day to day you will:
Analyse product specifications, decompose complicated software systems, and design strategies and associated documentation to test these systems
Represent quality in any technical discussion, decision and design involved during product development
Be involved in all stages of the software development life cycle with particular focus on requirements analysis & acceptance testing
Help in the production \ management of user stories and acceptance tests
Work closely with Agile Scrum teams and other groups to develop, maintain and execute manual and automated test suites
Responsible for owning test strategy and implantation for product suite
Identifying and implementing test automation where necessary
Investigation and replication of issues
Responsible for final sign off of product releases
Develop and govern test processes

This role is a real opportunity for career development if you have a real passion for software testing and emerging technologies and tools. Comprehensive benefits package on offer.

Please send CV and call Tim Morris on ************ to find out more

QA Team Leader - Automated, Selenium and Manual Software Tester. ISEB, SQL, .Net Systems. Software House

To £50K + Bens


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