Senior Tester

Senior Tester

*3 month contract


*Inside IR35

*£300 - £350 a day


*Senior Resource - acts as SME for all testing related activities - is the recognised authority on testing.

*Advises business and IT delivery on overall testing approach (methodology), key inputs and dependencies, tooling, resource demands.

*Deliverables - defines and creates specific Programmes Test Strategies, estimates and other test collateral identified based on known/assumed scope.

*Involvement is dependent on project/programme size, complexity, technical aspects - hardware/network/development language

*Influences at the start of programmes/projects on requirement ideas/concepts, challenging and asking specific questions, giving industry insight, aligns with similar type projects - all leading to aiding and ensuring efficient design, development and testing approaches.

*Shifts the focus left into design and development so that testing influences and drives the outputs and quality from these domains.

*Confirms test ability of complex requirements - clarifies ambiguous elements and aligns/sets expectations on actions/owners.

*Carries out health checks whilst delivery in flow - ensures adherence to Test Strategy and quality of test collateral and deliverables.

*Hands over to Test Manager for delivery of testing engagement - remains available for input and advisory activities as and when required.


  • Candidate must have a Testing Industry Background

  • Candidate must be able to demonstrate what their differentiator is

  • Ability to write lengthy procedural, step-based narrative test materials including the necessary testbed set-up steps

  • Ability to work cooperatively as a part of a global professional team that may be distributed across geographies and time zones

  • Ability to complete assigned responsibilities independently in a given time frame with minimal managerial and technical support

Please send your updated CV and I will contact you to discuss the role in more detail.