QA/Test Lead – Sheffield – £50-55k – Development Opportunities
Do you want the responsibility to drive all the initiatives that underpin the quality and reliability of the products and input into the running of the business? Do you want the be able to take ownership of the QA funtion help shape its future? Do you enjoy leading and developing a team?
What’s in it for you??
How does a brand new office, fully equipped with games room, fully stocked fridges (not just beer) and cupboards, including the all important coffee (and tea) sound??
What about a generous annual training budget which is specifically for you and your development?
How about becoming part of a close-knit family that regularly participate in quarterly socials/team building events as well as ad hoc nights out.
The Catch (your end of the bargain)
- Experience in acting at a similar level of team and business management
- An interest in commercial aspects of managing business growth
- Significant experience designing, implementing and leading testing services across a range of products, in both agile and waterfall development environments
- Experience in a SaaS product environment
- Experience of both functional and non-functional testing across web and mobile applications and APIs including (but not limited to) regression testing, UAT, performance testing, load testing and basic security testing
- Good, general technical understanding of software development and the more technical aspects of testing
- Excellent stakeholder management skills operating with a range of both internal and external stakeholders up to director level
- Experience in leading and developing people
- Familiarity with integrating 3rd party systems. Experience of managing, co-ordinating and leading testing activities across multiple parties would be advantageous
- Experience of testing software applications considered safety critical would be a bonus, but is not essential
- Familiarity or an interest in cyber security would be advantageous
This is just the ideal so dont worry about ticking every box.
If this sounds like the one for you, please send your CV and I will be in touch ASAP to tell you more.