Software QA Team Lead

I4 Recruitment Ltd
£30k - 35k per year + package
02 Dec 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Software QA Team Lead – Brighton - £30-35k plus package

This is an outstanding opportunity for a Test/QA Lead with a technology based company. This position will suit either an existing QA Lead or an experienced Test Analyst looking to step up into a Lead role.

You will have proven experience of automated testing for API & web-based UI applications, and be able to provide technical leadership to the team & drive the team forward with new techniques.


Leading a small QA Team: the development of colleagues to improve the efficiency, effectiveness, and coverage of testing processes;

Participating in manual and automated test design and execution: smoke, functional, exploratory & user acceptance testing. Coordinate user acceptance testing;

Coordinating test strategy & processes with product owner(s), development lead and others;

Reviewing requirements from the Product Owners(s) for completeness and coverage and generating example data/scenarios for use in Unit/API/System/UAT testing;

Creating and maintaining test documentation;

Skills required

Deep knowledge of, and at least 5 years of experience in, Software Testing and/or Quality Assurance domain;

Good programming language skills in C# or Ruby (or similar);

Experience in Database, API and Web testing, including automated testing of these;

Strong verbal and written communication skills in English;

Experience in creation of various QA documentation;

Solid understanding of QA processes and methodology;

Would be great to have:

Good understanding of automated testing approaches;

Strong understanding of software development processes;

Experience in testing web and mobile applications;

Experience in defining the test strategy;

Experience working with Kanban systems;

Test automation experience, preferably with Selenium;

Experience with Agile software development methodologies is a plus;

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