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Software Test Lead

HertfordshirePermanent
£50,000 - £55,000 per annum
Job Reference: J5633762
Updated On: 11/09/2020
Status: Now Interviewing
Hyper Recruitment Solutions
Sectors: IS&T

Skills: IS&T - Automation, IS&T - Testing

Job Information

Role Overview

We are currently looking for a Software Test Lead to join a leading Scientific Software company based in the Hertfordshire area. As the Software Test Lead you will be responsible for managing their existing team of QA professionals and leading on the design and implementation of best-practise quality and testing procedures. You will ensure that the company maintains its reputation for providing excellent and defect-free software, both on the desktop and on the web.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

1. Ensure that the company continues to produce high-quality software products Oversee all aspects of QA, including establishing tracking metrics, applying industry best practises and developing and improving processes to ensure that quality goals are met.

2. Lead and mentor others to enhance the QA team’s effectiveness.

3. Develop relationships with the development, application science and business teams to understand their requirements and challenges.

4. Understand and keep abreast of current best-practice around QA, testing and automation.

Role Requirements

To be successful in your application to this exciting opportunity as the Software Test Lead we are looking to identify the following on your profile and past history:

1. Experience with managing an outsourced QA team would be useful Background / interest in Chemistry.

2. Experience of driving test and QA strategy as well as contributing to the
overall software development strategy

3. Good automation experience, Agile methodology experience and experience with managing a QA team.
Elliott Harvey
Your Recruitment ConsultantElliott Harveyelliott.harvey@hyperec.com
DisclaimerHyper Recruitment Solutions Ltd (HRS) is an Equal Opportunities employer who are certified by Investors in People for our talent development. We welcome applications for any applicant who fulfil the role requirements for this position. HRS is a company exclusively supporting the science and technology sectors, and is made up of a collaboration of recruitment processionals and scientists. We look forward to helping you with your next career moves.