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Software QA Lead

  • Location:

    Royal Leamington Spa

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £30000 - £45000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday

  • Contact:

    Callum Beveridge

  • Contact email:

    CBeveridge@headresourcing.com

  • Job ref:

    BBBH35264_1630658741

  • Published:

    23 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-09-23

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Client:

    Apple

Head Resourcing are pleased to be working with a growing Digital Distributer in the heart of Leamington Spa to bring in a QA Lead to help create, build and drive the testing strategy for their development team. In recent times they have brought their development of their API in house and are looking to grow their development team which is where this role fits in.

You will be in charge of creating, building and driving the testing strategy for the organisation for the web API platform, utilising UAT & regression testing suites. You will be working with a small outsourced team based in India and 1 onshore automation tester. This is a great opportunity for someone who is keen around process improvements and that is able to work with senior stakeholders to clearly define the testing strategy.

Required skills/knowledge:
* Experience of Continuous Delivery tools.
* A willingness to own processes and implement improvements.
* Experience of building test environments.
* Knowledge of load and performance testing.
* Stakeholder management experience.
* Experience of Agile project methodology.
* Experience in developing reliable API level test plans.

Nice to haves:
* Knowledge of test automation strategies
* Competence with Automation Testing frameworks such as Selenium or Specflow
* Competence in one or more programming languages such as C#, .NET Core

For this, you will receive a competitive salary, some great benefit perks such as 25 days holiday, staff annual incentive scheme, Perkbox subscription and remote working which requires 1 day a week in their Leamington Spa offices.