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Test Lead (QTP/ Settlements) - Bank - London - Contract

£625 - £725 per day



I am currently on the lookout for a Test Lead (QTP/ Settlements) to join a top bank based in London. The role will be a contract role and will be working on a new project within the business.

Key Responsibilities

    • Acting as the single point of contact for a team of Test Engineers.
    • Defining and managing test plans.
    • Defining and creating key deliverables.
    • Ensuring conformance to test standards and governance across a project or work stream.
    • Supporting test environment and test data engineers where needed.
    • Supporting the Programme Test Manager in managing the testing capability across multiple work streams.
    • Supporting the Programme Test Manager in balancing resource allocation against project / work stream status.
    • Adopting a pragmatic approach in regards to delivery, being prepared to devise alternative solutions where effort and deadlines are in conflict.
    • Adopting a pragmatic approach in regards to demand management, negotiating and devising.

Key Skills/ Experience

    • Experienced Test Lead
    • ISTQB / ISQI / ISEB Foundation level qualification.
    • Certification in or extensive experience of agile methodologies.
    • Experience of automated software testing tools such as QTP, Rational Functional Tester, Selenium, Silk Test or Microsoft tools.
    • Extensive experience of software testing covering the complete project life-cycle, in a structured environment (both iterative/agile and waterfall).
    • Extensive experience of a range of software testing types including functional, non-functional, regression, integration, UAT and OAT.
    • Experience of leading software testing, including where both internal and 3rd parties are involved.
    • Experience of software testing complex user interfaces and GUI applications.
    • Experience of risk analysis and Risk Based software testing.
    • Experience of exploratory software testing and techniques.


Location- London

Salary - £625 - £725 p/d (inside of IR35)

If you feel like you are a strong match for my requirements, please send me over an updated copy of CV and I will get back in touch.

Many thanks,


McGregor Boyall is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on any grounds.


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