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Functional Test Lead (SQL, Azure, Data migration)

  • Location:

    Edinburgh

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £400 - £450 per day + via an FCSA Umbrella Company

  • Contact:

    Charlie Wood

  • Contact email:

    cwood@headresourcing.com

  • Job ref:

    BBBH35281_1631040504

  • Published:

    18 days ago

  • Duration:

    3 Months

  • Expiry date:

    2021-10-07

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Functional Test Lead (SQL, Azure, Data migration) needed for our Utilities client based in Edinburgh, Scotland.

Whilst there will be some home working, this role will require on-site work in Edinburgh on a weekly basis.

Reporting in to the Test Manager, the right candidate must have demonstrable experience as a Test Lead, including experience leading, mentoring and Coaching other Test Analysts and must have experience in Functional testing.

Previous experience working on Data Migration projects as a Senior / Lead Test Analyst is essential and you should have a good working knowledge of SQL and ideally knowledge and experience in Azure. A background in Utilities and any prior experience with Billing systems would be useful.

Engagement for this role is via an FCSA accredited Umbrella company and you must be willing and able to work part-time on-site in Edinburgh each week.

Knowledge & Experience:
- Demonstrable testing experience in an IT / Change function
- Experienced user of testing tools and techniques over different development platforms
- Good working knowledge of SQL technology
- Proven experience of planning and organising own tasks/workload, and that of others
- Previous experience of mentoring, coaching and providing knowledge transfer to staff
- Proficient in data management across the following technologies: UNIX, FTP, Windows, Citrix
- Experience of managing external suppliers to deliver test and release management successfully
- Experience of working in a highly demanding, customer focussed environment

Excellent communication skills and a friendly, consultative approach are also essential.

If interested, Apply Immediately!