Accessibility Links

Quality Assurance Lead- Agile, test, automation

  • Job reference: 32673
  • Location: London
  • Job type: Contract
  • Start date: Not specified
  • Contact: Not specified
  • Sector: Digital and Development
  • Salary: £545 - £585 per day

Sorry, this vacancy has now expired.

Please see our job results page to find our current open vacancies or take a look at our Specialisms below and go straight to your area.

BI, Data & Analytics, Change Management, Digital and Development, ERP and CRM Systems, Executive Leadership, Information and Cyber Security, Infrastructure & Cloud Services, Interim Management, Strategy & Architecture, or Work For La Fosse.

 

 

 

 Return to homepage.

Quality Assurance Lead- Agile, test, automation

To lead Quality Assurance in a software development team to develop, deliver and support the company's application systems to meet business requirements using a range of agile techniques and knowledge of software development and software products. This is a "hands on" Quality Assurance development role.

The Role:

  • Evangelise Agile principles to establish and continuously improve efficient working practices within your team
  • Drawing up specific QA strategies for a modified or replacement system defining approach, phases and Automation.
  • Work closely with IT disciplines and business stakeholders to review and define acceptance criteria for User Stories, aligning with the overall businesses roadmaps and architectures
  • Work closely with business analysts (BA) and developers to enhance QA across systems
  • Install and test components and integrated solutions, capturing approach and results
  • Evaluating test results and articulating them succinctly.
  • Delivering or assisting developers with test automation and improvement wherever practical
  • QA of operational delivery automation and continuous improvement in conjunction with DevOps suppliers and IT Operations.
  • QA operational monitoring of components through integrated solutions

Key Requirements:

  • Strong QA experience of development and integrating components, at least 5 years.
  • QA of services through use of and supporting APIs, at least 3 years
  • Understanding of and ability to apply modern development methodologies such as BDD, TDD, Pairing etc. to support our Agile delivery practices
  • Experience of QA of component designs and specification from a high level solution architecture
  • Experience of delivery through Continuous Integration (CI) and Continuous Deployment (CD) environments
  • Experience of QA of software in a formal regime using source control management and controlled gates with relevant artefacts to support design, quality and support.
  • Experience delivering test automation or frameworks and incorporating these into CI/CD environments
  • Experience of non-functional testing strategy for performance, load, stress and soak testing
  • Experience of UI testing strategy and execution for browser and mobile applications
  • Automate existing manual legacy regression test packs (based on the potential RoI)

Desired:

  • Junit, Selenium, SOAPUI, NeoLoad, JMeter,
  • QA of RESTful web services
  • DB technologies SQL, PL/SQL, MySQL, SQLServer, Oracle, MongoDB, PostgreSQL
  • JSON, XML, HTML, CSS, SCSS and JavaScript
  • Agile Project Management tooling such as Jira or VersionOne

Please apply online or email your CV to chloe.lebrett@lafosse.com

Related jobs
Senior Digital Business Analyst
  • Permanent
  • Thame
  • £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
  • Reference 36036
  • Position: Senior Digital Business Analyst Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 + Package Location: Thame A leading Travel and Hospitality business is looking for a Senior Business Analyst to join a growing team. The business is going through a major Digital and Data transformation in order to totally rejuvenate the ways in which...
Read more
Business Analyst
  • Permanent
  • City of London
  • £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
  • Reference 34079
  • Role: Business Analyst Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 + Benefits Location: Central London An international recognised Media and Film Production company are looking for an IT Business Analyst to join a growing team. The business is embarking on a large digital transformation and have a portfolio of exciting projects which...
Read more
Director of Product
  • Permanent
  • City of London
  • £120000 - £150000 per annum
  • Reference 36501
  • Role: Director of Product Salary: £120,000 - £150,000 + package Location: London Director of Product needed for a global-scale established ticket marketplace company with an extremely impressive existing Product team. The successful Director of Product will be commercially and strategically minded...
Read more