Head of QA & Automation Testing/Lead Tester

  • Job Reference: 0000005450
  • Date Posted: 6 August 2018
  • Recruiter: careerwise
  • Location: West End
  • Salary: £550 to £650 Per Day
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Duration: 6 months +
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Head of QA & Automation Testing/Lead Tester (Automation Testing, DevOps, Java) is required by a large organisation to lead and manage a team of testers developing testing frameworks and perform testing activities across a large digital programme.

Required experience:

  • hands-on testing experience and skills
  • experience in leading and managing a team of testers on a large scale programme
  • broad experience in various areas of testing
  • experience in building automation frameworks from scratch
  • hands-on Java coding skills
  • Agile model development experience
  • experience of working in a DevOps model
  • TDD
  • Selenium
  • broad experience with various testing automation tools
  • software engineering background in Java
  • broad experience in scripting will be beneficial (JavaScript, etc..)
  • test management as well as defect tracking, monitoring, reporting, test estimation and forecasting