Lead Test Analyst

Up to £55000 per annum
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ELISHA JOHNSON

Lead Test Analyst

Edinburgh -Permanent

We have an exciting permanent opportunity for a Lead Test Analyst to join the Application & Test Services team based in Edinburgh. You will be responsible for managing and planning of the system and acceptance tests within a specialist team. You will provide authoritative advice and guidance to a team of ten testers and will be responsible for three project areas. You will have a strong high level overview of each project area and will be assisting with process improvements across these areas.

What you will be doing:

  • Responsible for overseeing the planning and management of the testing activities.
  • Responsible for the production and approval of testing deliverables and achievement of testing milestones.
  • Co-ordinates all activities and testers during each testing phase.
  • Co-operates with clients/users and stakeholders to agree the testing strategy to be employed.
  • Establishes and plans the automated testing strategy for the project providing a platform for the testing team to automate previously manual scripts.

What we are Looking for:

  • Skilled in writing and implementing test approaches
  • Experience of using and leading teams using automated test tools.
  • Ability to understand the needs, objectives and constraints of those in other disciplines and functions
  • Is proficient in the principles, methods, techniques and tools for the effective management of the testing process and the execution of tests throughout the lifecycle of development projects.
  • Ability to influence positive change to the test services practice.

If you are interested in this role, please do apply or get in touch with Elisha at ejohnson@mcgregor-boyall.com or alternatively call on 01412122394.

McGregor Boyall is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

 

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