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Lead QA Engineer

Reading (RG1)

Software Development

£65,000 per annum


Totaljobs/QA - RG - 8745

Our client who are a non for profit organisation are looking for a versatile Lead QA Engineer who has experience in Automation, Performance testing and Test Management. This individual will be in charge of their strategic approach from a technical perspective in regards to tooling and best practice. Quality is at the heart of what they do and as such they need to constantly be reviewing their strategies across the board. 

What you’ll be doing 

  • Working in a Core QA Strategy team you will be influencing best practice across the department.
  • Reviewing coding standards for automation and ensuring that we are automating the right thing, in the right way.
  • Hold workshops and training sessions for new features/processes or standards or just general refresher courses for the company.
  • To support the teams in their automation and performance efforts.

Essential Skills: 

  •  Good working knowledge of Functional, Automation and Performance Testing and QA.
  •  Excellent working knowledge of: Preparation, execution of test scripts, Complex SQL, Test data and requirements.
  •  Use of defect management tools such as Jira
  •  Experienced with Selenium Webdriver with Java
  •  Experience working within Scrum Agile teams.
  •  Experience Leading Test teams
  •  Technically minded
  • An ability to communicate across both business and technically focused roles.

You will work with a strong team delivering high Quality software products in a fast paced environment. You will be working with sharp and innovative people who are dedicated, driven and more than happy to share their knowledge with you. If you feel you would be a good fit for the role please get in touch ASAP as interviews are taking place this week.