QA Test Lead

Cardiff (Caerdydd)
£40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
04 Oct 2016
19 Oct 2016
Contract Type
QA Test Lead Permanent Role based in Cardiff, South Wales £40,000 - £50,000 per annum excellent benefits package Based in the vibrant city of Cardiff in South Wales you will be working for a market leading Fin Tech Company. This is an outstanding opportunity for an experienced QA Test Lead to come on board and help develop the Test team and for you to join an international team that pride themselves on the quality of enterprise products that they deliver out of their Cardiff development Centre. As an experienced Test Lead in Manual and Automation you will have the following skills: Proven experience in leading or managing Test teams Experience of waterfall and agile methodologies across multiple projects. Experience in use of defect management tools. Experience of cross browser / device and accessibility testing. Strong understanding of automation (Selenium, Selenium Web Driver) frameworks. Excellent communication skills. Desirable but not essential: Experience in the financial sector. Use of Visual Studio. What you will be doing: Determine the adequate level of testing along with the Test Manager. Support the Test Manager in defining the entry and exit criteria to the appropriate test phases and make recommendations. Understand requirements, design specifications and convert them into a test scripts. Create and maintain automation test libraries ensuring function ability as applications are modified. Provide the creation and execution of test scripts both manual and automated. Conduct test reviews throughout the development lifecycle, to identify any artefacts that are not fit for purpose. Provide effective communication to all stakeholders to support the delivery of the test activity. Help the Test Manager to oversee the QA teams through the effective management of staffing needs, training, team building, performance evaluation and management of individual goals and objectives. Occasional travel to other sites around UK to help with project work. What you will be offered: Competitive salary of £40,000 - £50,000 Career Development Excellent benefits package Job Summary: QA Test Lead £40,000 - £50,000 - Staff benefits Permanent role based in Cardiff, South Wales This job was originally posted as