Senior Quality Officer/Agile Coach Newport Competitive International Travel

Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Newport (Casnewydd)
10 Jan 2018
08 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Quality Officer/Agile Coach | Competitive | Newport | Software Quality | International Travel | Continuous Improvement

Location: Easily commutable from Cardiff, Newport, Bristol, Merthyr, Cwmbran, Chepstow, Swindon, Chippenham, Cheltenham, Swansea, Weston, Taunton and more.

My world renowned manufacturing client are growing massively across the UK and in their overseas offices in response to hugs success off the back of their unique, cutting edge products.

To support further growth they are now looking to bring a quality focussed Agile Coach into the business reporting directly into the leadership of this medium-sized, multi-national brand. You will be a part of the Engineering Department and provide insight on the status of process and product quality in the organization, drive and contribute to continuous improvement initiatives and to lead data analysis to support leadership decisions.

You have/are
  • A minimum of 5 years in software development, testing or project management
  • Strong track record of achievements in continuous improvement and quality functions
  • Confirmed knowledge and experience in quality assurance and process improvement methods (CMMI, Lean, 6 Sigma, ISO 9001)
  • Experience in software process audit/assessment
  • Strong track record of transitioning a large organization to Agile (Scrum, XP) or Scaled Agile (SAFE, LESS, DAD)
  • Very good understanding of the R&D development lifecycles and functions both in a Waterfall and Agile model
  • Experience in providing training and presentations to wide audiences
  • Capable of dealing with pressure and adversity
  • Fluent in English with full permissions to work in the UK and overseas
Highly desirable…
  • Experience as hands-on software developer or tester
  • Experience with static code analyzers (SonarQube, Coverity, others…)
  • Experience with Business Intelligence tools (R, PowerBI, EazyBI, …)
  • Ability to define visual Key Performance Indicators that are easy to understand and interpret
  • Proficiency in using query languages (such as SQL, Hive, Pig)
  • Experience with SQL (such as MSSQL, MySQL) and NoSQL databases (such as MongoDB)
  • Good scripting and programming skills (Shell, Perl, Python, VBA)
If you are interested and would like to find out more information please send your CV to Nathaniel Payne () as soon as possible or call 0117 302 7800.

Senior Quality Officer/Agile Coach | £Competitive | Newport | Software Quality | International Travel | Continuous Improvement
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