Test Lead Practitioner - SC Cleared

Test Lead Practitioner - SC Cleared

Bracknell & Basingstoke

Competitive Salary - please apply below to discuss!

UAT / OAT / System Integration / Agile / Solution Delivery / VModel / Waterfall / ISTQB/ ISEB

We are looking for self-motivated Test Leads to join our existing dynamic Test Practice. You will lead a team of Testers and closely with all project stakeholders. Working alongside a team of dedicated professionals, you will be driven to find better, faster, more effective ways of testing and value to the projects you are working on. You will lead by example and work to develop your team and emerging talent to strengthen the Test Practice and build our reputation as a center of excellence. This is a fast-paced environment where you will have the chance to grow and build upon your existing knowledge and ability

Core Skills:

People Management

Strong mentoring and coaching skills

Manual / Automated testing to include: Non-functional, Functional and End-to-End Testing for Application, Infrastructure, Hardware and Regression

Production of Test artefacts including Test Strategies, Test Plans, Manual Test Scripts, Test Reports, Defect Management and Reporting

Execution of both Manual and Automated Test Scripts

Requirements Management

Clear understanding of multiple delivery methodologies such as Agile, V-Model & Waterfall.

Provide day-to-day support to the Programme and Project Managers to deliver the required testing

Ability to work in a team environment


Desirable Skills:

Demonstrable Experience of Managing a team

Demonstrable understanding the Software Development and Testing Lifecycles

Experience of all phases of testing, including but not limited to Integration, System, Regression, FAT, SAT, UAT, OAT

Demonstrable experience of scripting and running automated tests for Infrastructure and Applications

Demonstrable Experience of Agile/Incremental solution delivery

Demonstrable knowledge of Configuration/Change/Release management principles

Demonstrable Knowledge of Continuous Integration and Devops

Demonstrable troubleshooting skills and approach to defect resolution