My client a large financial organisation are looking for a Test Lead to join their already successful organisation.
As a Test Lead you will be responsible for:
Managing a small team of system testers. Responsibilities include (but not limited to) resource planning, workload allocation, regular appraisals, mentoring and performance reviews.
Performing testing in a range of test types including but not limited to System Testing, Operational Acceptance Testing, Security Testing, and UAT.
Ensuring testing standards and conventions are adhered to throughout the SDLC.
Administering the provisioning of test environments.
Managing the testing of the core CRM system workstream (Caseflow).
Managing the testing of the Small Change process on the core CRM system and allocate resource as required.
Undertaking various testing tasks such as test estimation, writing test plans, test scripts, summary reports and exit documents.
Working with the Product Test Manager to help deliver key testing initiatives.
The Test Lead will need to evidence the following qualifications, skills and experience:
Extensive testing experience
Experience of managing a small testing function
Sound knowledge of test automation frameworks and tools
Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Test Manager 2013 or later
Good knowledge of Visual Studio 2010 or later
Understanding of Agile/Scrum working practices
Experience of working within a structured IT delivery team
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
ISTQB Advanced Certificate in Test Management
Experience in testing systems/applications in Progress, SQL, Microsoft.NET
Experience in testing web based applications
Financial services experience
Plus, we're looking for someone with:
Excellent people management skills
Strong technical testing experience
Highly driven, must be able to work in a fast-paced working environment
Attention to detail
Strong troubleshooting skills
Logical thought process
Strong analytical skills
Prioritisation of personal workload to meet business needs
The ability to mentor other members of the testing team
This is a fantastic opportunity for a Test Lead to join and lead an excellent test team and work on a number of large projects.
Immediate interviews/start available.