Software Tester (Lead)


Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire

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£45000 - £50000 per annum + remote working

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Matt Trought

Software Tester (Lead)

Test // Software Tester // Lead // Automation // .Net // Agile

Location: Stoke - (NOT A GAMBLING COMPANY)

Salary: Up to 45,000 + Free parking, Flexible working, Pension, Personal Career Development plans for all staff, and the list goes on!

Job opportunity:

Would you like the opportunity to work for an award winning and thriving organisation, that also prides themselves as an organisation that invests in their staff by putting Innovation with technology at the top of their priority when it comes to IT. If so, then please carry on reading!

This organisation have recently moved in brand new state of the art offices, and have gone through some major expansion that has resulted in lots of internal promotions, brand new IT divisions, lots of recent acquisitions of other companies and a much bigger platform to progress their staff, as staff retention as well as staff personal/Career development is at the front of this Clients list, as they believe if their staff are happy, then it creates a better environment and they will succeed together.

This Client has recently implemented Azure and are looking to bring in another Lead Software Tester to join/Manage the current team of 6 other Testers that is continuing to grow. They are currently working on some exciting new and challenging green field projects, so this is an opportunity for someone who wants the chance to be part of a friendly team that is recognised as key players in the organisation.

My client understands that it is business critical to have a strong Test and Development department, so you will get the opportunity to work closely with some extremely talented Developers and Testers and be part of a team that will shape the future of the organisation.

Purpose of role:

  • Lead design and development of testing framework for WinForms application using Ranorex
  • Design and develop a robust system testing process
  • Design and implement automated regression testing
  • Lead team of 6 testers in transition to fully automated testing
  • Line Management responsibility for testing team
  • System testing of applications in line with process
  • Create and maintain system testing artifacts
  • Maintenance of automated UI testing processes (Ranorex)
  • Design and implement load testing processes
  • Provide hands-on support assisting testers with delivery of automated tests

Technical Key Skills

  • Minimum of 5 years' within an Automated System Testing Role on windows applications
  • Ability to train and mentor others in the use of automated testing tool for testing Win Forms application (Ranorex preferred)
  • SOA/Tiered applications
  • Microsoft Development Stack (TFS, C#/.NET, SQL, WINFORM)

To apply for this Software Test Lead role please send an up to date CV, and you will be contacted within 48 hours with a response to your application

Test // Software Tester // Lead // Automation // .Net // Agile

Test // Software Tester // Lead // Automation // .Net // Agile

Test // Software Tester // Lead // Automation // .Net // Agile

Test // Software Tester // Lead // Automation // .Net // Agile

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