Test Manager/QA Lead: Agile, TDD, Selenium WebDriver, Nodejs, SaaS

Optima Connections
London (West)
From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
12 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Tags: QA Lead, Test Manager, Test Lead, Team Lead, Test Framework, Test Automation, Selenium WebDriver, Cucumber / Gherkin, Agile, node.js, Saas, Docker, .Net, Angular, TDD, ecommerce, saas, asp.net mvc, Robot Hugely successful and rapidly expanding (Sunday Times Top 100) tech firm are entering an exciting phase of their growth where they are looking to transform their advanced in house e-commerce and integrated SaaS tools to a white label product to be launched in the market next year. They have a talented and enthusiastic team of developers using Bootstrap on the front end and Node.js, RabbitMQ, elasticsearch etc on the back end which is being transitioned from C#, asp.net MVC and SQL server “legacy” applications. As a result they are looking for a passionate QA/Test Lead who can drive and direct a team of 6 testers in 3 countries (2 in London) and produce the vision for a cohesive Test approach across all applications. They need someone who can build a Selenium WebDriver based Test Framework from scratch, not just write a few scripts You will be integrated into development so used to working in an Agile/TDD/Scrum environment with the knowledge and personality to champion QA and Testing across the firm and the freedom to own the Test method and Tools design and implementation. This is a hands-on role, so although you will be setting the direction and objectives of 6 people, you will be leading from the front, so Team Leading experience is useful but the background in the design and delivery of a Selenium, Cucumber based Automated Test Framework is essential. Scripting and/or Development skills in some of the following is also useful: Node.js, C#, Python, Bash, Javascript. This role would benefit from a mature, pragmatic ability to see how best to use which tools to greatest effect and get the best out of the current team. You will be inspiring current team members as well as being instrumental in the hiring of new members during this period of expansion. Respond now to be and pivotal part of this company’s continued and evolving success. This job was originally posted as www.cwjobs.co.uk/job/66874642