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Head of QA - Own QA function, change / process / best practices

£50000 - £65000 per annum + Flexi-hours, Benefits
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TOM WRIGHT

Head of QA – Own QA function, change / process / best practices

A Head of QA / Head of Test / QA Manager is needed for an innovative Software Development pioneer based in South Manchester. As a Head of QA / Head of Test you will lead a highly skilled team and take responsibility for Manual and Automation best practices and champion the quality of the product through the implementation of processes and the STLC

This is a fast-growing company where the right Head of QA will get involved with growing the team when needed and help in the continued transition to more Agile and Automated way of working.

Key skills as a Head of QA

  • Prior experience in a Lead / Manger Test role
  • Able to deliver quality Software to agreed timescales and cost
  • Solid SDLC, STLC and Agile knowledge
  • Able to be hands on with Software Testing if needed – Manual and / or Automation
  • Understanding of current trends, practices and standards within Software Testing
  • Release management
  • Risk management
  • Lead end to end Testing across multiple projects – Strategy, planning, scripting and execution
  • Excellent communication skills – able to work collaboratively with BAs, Developers and Designers
  • Defect Management
  • ISTQB Certifications
  • Able to motivate and support your team

As a Head of QA / QA Manager this is a great opportunity to work in friendly and supportive Software Development company who can offer further training and development. They can offer flexi-time and a host of great benefits.

Please send a CV for immediate consideration.

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

 

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