Test Team Lead - West Midlands

Test Team Lead - West Midlands

Job Title: Test Team Lead - West Midlands
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: West Midlands, England
Salary: £40000 - £53000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 545_1531317563
Contact Name: Matt Drinkwater
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 11, 2018 14:59

Job Description

We're working with a prominent and well-known business based out of Birmingham. They are housed in one of the biggest buildings of its kind within their industry and are constantly looking to expand their IT capabilities.

The current requirement within their team is for a Test Team Leader who will be accountable for the management of projects throughout the SDLC.

You'll need prior experience of managing and lead a small team and creating some key performance metrics to help manage the testing effort for any given engagement.

Other key areas include;

Responsible for planning and implementing best practice, team processes and the strategic objectives for the team ▪ Management and planning of resources

Daily direction and line management of staff within the department, includes training, mentoring, developing, coaching, recruitment, performance reviews, share best practice, communicate current activity, disciplinary procedures and absence management, rewarded and recognising staff

Analyse exception requests to understand business requirements and expectations and create solution, by liaising with design to ensure consistent and appropriate Risk based testing is applied

Provide technical leadership and expertise within the field of Quality Assurance and Testing

Advocate of Quality Assurance, Continuous Improvement and industry recognized