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Software Test Lead

Location: Bedfordshire, England Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Sector: Client Delivery, Defence, Engineering Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Jeremy Farley

Job Title: Software Test Lead

Location: Bedfordshire

Salary: £45,000 - £50,000 + Package

Key Skills: Software Test, Lead, Manager. JIRA, SVN, Defence, Aerospace, Military, Defense, Test Script, Test Plans, Risk Management, Budget Management, Test Scheduling, D0-178B, Safety

An experienced Software Test Lead is required to play a key role in leading on a variety of complex programmes and projects throughout the full lifecycle, with a focus on the testing and integration aspects of the software development.

The Role:

So, what will you be doing as a Software Test Lead?

  • Responsible for early life-cycle validation and verification
  • Plan, arrange and control meetings, workshops and relations with clients during test planning
  • Creator of Tests, Test Scripts and Execution of tests
  • Creator of Maintenance and Test Plans
  • Generate Software Release documentation
  • Risk Management
  • Budget Management
  • Generator of Test Scheduling

What are we looking for in our next Software Test Lead?

  • Have previously worked in a Senior Software Test Engineering position
  • Have demonstrable skills in Testing and Test Leadership
  • Experienced in the use of Issue Tracking Tools i.e. JIRA
  • Experience in the use of Configuration Control Tools i.e. SVN
  • Experience in test improvement identification and implementation
  • Have knowledge of Safety Standards - DO-178B
  • Hold ISTQB Certification

My client is keen to get this position filled ASAP, so if you feel you have the skills and desire to provide passion and drive as the Software Test Lead, this is the opportunity for you!

So, if you are interested in joining a well-established, renowned, globally recognised organisation working with experts in their field as the next Software Test Lead, hit that apply button now!


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