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Lead Software Test Engineer, Selenium, Automation, Agile, TDD, BDD – A2/1387

Location:
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Type:
Permanent
Salary:
Up to £65,000 + Bonus + Great Pension + Private Healthcare + Flexi Hours
Start date:
ASAP
Reference:
A2/1387

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Lead Software Test Engineer, Selenium, Automation, Agile, TDD, BDD

We have a fantastic new Lead Software Test Engineer opportunity available for our client in Maidenhead. The Lead Software Test Engineer will be joining a growing software company who are passionate about using the latest technologies to produce intuitive data visualization solutions giving their clients control over their enterprise software applications. The Lead Software Test Engineer will need to be an experience manual /automation tester with a passion for technology and a drive to continuously improve test processes and the QA team.

Managing/leading a small team of talented testers, and working closely with Developers, Designer and Product Owners, the Lead Software Test Engineer will be central to maintaining execution of current testing moving forwards. Any Lead Software Test Engineer candidate with experience conveying strategic plans and setting up testing frameworks from scratch will be highly valued.

This really is a brilliant opportunity for an experienced Lead Software Test Engineer to get on board with a progressive and well-run company with an outstanding culture!


Skill and Experience:

We are looking for an experienced Agile Test Engineer who will be heavily involved in writing tests, utilizing a good understanding software architecture, TDD, and BDD. On top of this we are seeking candidates with:

• Experience setting up a test framework (from scratch)
• Improving existing frameworks to be more efficient and effective
• Defining and implementing test processes in the organization across multiple projects
• Experience of identifying the appropriate techniques, tools and guidelines to implement the required tests
• Experience of leading multiple release cycles
• Must understand technologies such as web servers, application servers, databases
• Must have strong understanding of scripting/programming/computer architecture
• Possess a track record of successful managing highly complex test programmes
• Experience of the full software project lifecycle and a technical appreciation of IT systems and solutions with Waterfall, Agile and DevOps
• Experience with all types of functional and non-functional testing such as performance and security testing.


Responsibilities:

• Provide technical leadership and support the creation of complex tests cases
• Develop strategic plans and improve quality practices across functional and non-functional testing
• Define standard testing architecture methodologies, processes and tools across all engagements
• Create test estimates and define/build reusable testing assets for large/complex projects
• Define and support implementation of our strategic direction for Continuous Testing and test automation frameworks.


Our client offer some fantastic benefits including Private Healthcare, a generous Pension contribution and discretionary Annual Bonus. The company culture is also a major benefit. You’ll be joining a friendly team who are passionate about technology. The hours are flexible around the core hours and there are plenty of break out areas to play pool, table tennis or enjoy the various VR gadgets in the office.


Based in Maidenhead, Berkshire with ample free parking, this job opportunity may be suitable for candidates who are commuting from nearby areas like Slough, Hounslow, Harrow, Twickenham, Watford, Hayes, Bracknell, Wokingham, Reading and High Wycombe. There are also good bus and rail links as the office is only a 10 minute walk away from the train station.

This really is a fantastic opportunity for a Lead Software Test Engineer to join a tech-driven company with a great culture. If you’re interested, please apply now for immediate consideration!


Lead Software Test Engineer, Selenium, Automation, Agile, TDD, BDD

Referral Scheme: If this role isn’t for you then perhaps you could recommend a friend or colleague to Haybrook IT. If we go on to place that person in a permanent or temporary capacity then you could be rewarded with £500!! Please see our website for terms and conditions.

Haybrook IT Resourcing is Oxford’s leading IT recruitment agency. With exclusive access to some of the region’s most successful companies, send in your CV today to secure your next IT position.

Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd acts as an employment agency and an employment business.

We value diversity and always appoint on merit.
Contact:
Aaron Mcvay
Contact Email: Aaron@haybrook.co.uk
Tel:
01865 343 112

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Referral Scheme: If this role isn’t for you then perhaps you could recommend a friend or colleague to Haybrook IT. If we go on to place that person in a permanent or temporary capacity then you could be rewarded with £500!! You can find the scheme terms and conditions here

Haybrook IT Resourcing is Oxford’s leading IT Recruitment agency. With exclusive access to some of the region’s most successful companies, send in your CV today to secure your next IT position. 

Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd acts as an employment agency and an employment business. 

We value diversity and always appoint on merit.