Test Lead

£350 - £420 per day
14 Oct 2016
22 Oct 2016
Test Lead £350 - £420 p/day Start ASAP 6 Month Contract Initially Project end December 2017 Oxford, UK Candidate Keywords Test, Lead, Automation, Non-Functional, Performance, Stress, Load, Java, Agile, Scrum, Kanban, Automation, Cucumber, Jenkins IntaPeople are urgently seeking a Test Lead to work for one of our long standing clients also a FTSE 100 organisation; This position will be to implement automation strategy and to plan and execute effective and efficient automation and performance testing to accomplish on-time and efficient delivery of high-quality software products. Responsibilities: • Set up QA strategy • Set up and lead the testing of the non-functional requirements (performance, stress, resilience, load etc), advise on tools and third party requirements • Development and execution of automated testing • Participate in initiatives to identify and implement tools and utilities that enhance testing capabilities and product quality. • Plan testing for delivery of products and enhancements and to assure products meet product requirements and quality standards, partnering with Product Management, Project Management, Engineering, and Operations teams. • Work with the development teams and oversee the approach and discipline for unit testing, test driven development and agile quality practices • Set up and lead the User Acceptance Testing for all releases • Work with the Product Owners and Business Analysts to ensure stories are high quality and have clear and testable acceptance criteria • Communicate clearly about status, problems and ideas with other developers, managers, users and stakeholders, • Maintain quality documentation where appropriate • Assist with internal and external communication to improve transparency Key Skills: • Advanced knowledge of Agile and QA methodologies; knowledge of process improvement. • Solid understanding of the software development process. • Ability to identify and implement continuous improvement practices. Essential Skills: • Significant Test Lead experience • Test Automation - Selenium • Cucumber • Jenkins • TDD & BDD • Performance & Load Testing If you feel your skills match this criterion and you are interested in being considered for this role then please do not hesitate to apply. We look forward to hearing from you. "The services advertised by IntaPeople are those of an Employment Agency and an Employment Business" This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/66899349

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