Technical Test Lead/Architect

Recruiter
Leeds Building Society
Location
Leeds
Posted
14 Apr 2018
Closes
14 May 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Leeds Building Society is looking for a Technical Test Lead/Architect to join our Software Delivery Department. You will be based at our Butts Court Office in the heart of Leeds city centre.

About the role

The Technical Test Lead/Architect will develop and implement a Test Automation Framework for the Society. You will provide technical leadership and mentoring to the Developers and Testers within Software Delivery and provides authoritative advice and guidance on any aspect of test planning and execution. The Technical Test Lead/Architect will also define and communicate the automated test strategy for the Society's software projects. The role includes the management of test processes, including test plans, resources, costs, timescales, test deliverables and traceability. You will also identify process improvements, and contribute to the Society's testing standards and definition of best practice.

Do you have the essential skills and experience for this role?

  • The role involves testing a variety of diverse applications at a technical level over a range of different platforms. The role holder would be expected to have good proficiency in the following areas: Web services / HTTP / REST, Scripting languages (Python, Ruby, JavaScript, etc), SoapUI, Agile methodologies and Automation tools
  • Experience of all levels of test phases (unit, system, integration, acceptance) functional and non-functional
  • Stake holder management
  • Motivational, mentoring and leadership skills
  • Ideally educated to degree level and possessing ISEB/ISTQB advanced level or equivalent qualifications.

Have you seen our benefits and rewards package?

  • Annual salary & performance related bonus
  • 26 days annual holiday & annual holiday purchase scheme
  • Health Shield cash plan & private medical insurance
  • Pension scheme & Life Assurance
  • Annual volunteering day & long service awards
  • Bus & train travel ticket loans & a Cycle Flex Scheme

Career Development

Are you looking for a rewarding career? We see all colleagues as key to our success. Life at Leeds Building Society is both stretching and rewarding and we provide a wide range of training and development opportunities to help you build a successful career with us.

What do you know about Leeds Building Society?

We are the 5th biggest building society in the UK with 140 years of experience and we have every intention of getting better and better. We are totally committed to do what we were set up to do – to help people save money and to buy their own home. We've won a whole host of awards over the years including Best Companies accreditation, which reflects our continued commitment to colleagues and the customer service they provide to our members. We work hard to develop a product range to try to meet our members' needs, and partner with numerous local communities and chosen charities.

We're not a bank – we're a mutual, which means we're owned by our members and are run exclusively in their best interests.

Interested in applying?

  • Click “Please Apply” below.

Leeds Building Society is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunities regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability or gender identity. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please contact us.


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