QA Team Leader - Automated, Selenium and Manual Software Tester

Applause IT Innovation
44000 - 50000 per annum + + Great Benefits Package
13 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 07739 716815 to find out more QA Team Leader - Automated, Selenium and Manual Software Tester. ISEB, SQL, .Net Systems. Software House To 50K + Bens Liverpool - provided by Dice .NET, .NET FRAMEWORK, AGILE, AGILE SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT, AUTOMATED TESTING, CLOUD, ISEB, ISTQB, MICROSOFT, QA, RDBMS, REPLICATION, REQUIREMENTS ANALYSIS, SAAS, SCRUM, SELENIUM, SOFTWARE TESTING, SQL, TDD