Test Lead

  • Location

    Bracknell, Berkshire

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  • Salary:

    Up to £50000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Farrah Gonzales

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

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Test Lead
Test Lead, Manual, Automation, Agile, STLC, SDLC

Bracknell, Berkshire

Our client, a leading international information and communication technology provider is looking for a Test Lead to join their Defence and National Security division. Working alongside a team of dedicated professionals, you will be driven to find better, faster, more effective ways of testing and value to the projects you are working on. This is a fast-paced environment where you will have the chance to grow and build upon your existing knowledge and ability

Key Accountabilities

  • People Management
  • Strong mentoring and coaching skills
  • Manual / Automated testing to include: Non-functional, Functional and End-to-End Testing for Application, Infrastructure, Hardware and Regression
  • Production of Test artefacts including Test Strategies, Test Plans, Manual Test Scripts, Test Reports, Defect Management and Reporting
  • Execution of both Manual and Automated Test Scripts
  • Requirements Management
  • Clear understanding of multiple delivery methodologies such as Agile, V-Model & Waterfall.
  • Provide day-to-day support to the Programme and Project Managers to deliver the required testing
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent at building strong working relationships with peers and colleagues
  • ISTQB qualification at Foundation Level or above

Key Performance Indicators

  • Demonstrable Experience of Managing a team.
  • Demonstrable understanding the Software Development and Testing Lifecycles.
  • Experience of all phases of testing, including but not limited to Integration, System, Regression, FAT, SAT, UAT, OAT.
  • Demonstrable experience of scripting and running automated tests for Infrastructure and Applications.
  • Demonstrable Experience of Agile/Incremental solution delivery.
  • Demonstrable knowledge of Configuration/Change/Release management principles.
  • Demonstrable Knowledge of Continuous Integration and Devops.
  • Demonstrable troubleshooting skills and approach to defect resolution.

It is essential you are currently hold or are able to achieve and maintain SC clearance.
Test Lead
Test Lead, Manual, Automation, Agile, STLC, SDLC