Integration & Systems Test Lead

Overview

What is this Opportunity?
My client who is a leader in insurance industry, who is well established are currently looking for a Integration & Systems Test Lead to join their team. This is a permanent role.

Any detail on the company?
You can contact us to find more information about the company. But to give you a bit of an idea now, our client is located in Dublin, specialising in insurance with a massive customer base. You will work at the IT Department.

What can you expect in this job?
You will have responsibility for leading a team of 5 – 8 Test Analysts.  Defining testing approaches / strategies, creating test plans and coordinating, monitoring and reporting on the execution of IST progress. You will also be responsible for contributing to the implementation and maintenance of testing best practices and the ongoing development of the testing capabilities of the organisation

What do you need to bring? Some of the skills required are:
Upwards of 5 years’ experience working in software testing, including experience writing test strategies, test cases, and detailed test scripts.  This must include at least 3 years working in a test leadership role.

ISTQB Foundation Level (or equivalent) as a minimum  and thorough understanding and knowledge of the development lifecycle, testing quality assurance processes, standards, methodologies and tools. 

Experience in motivating and managing a team of test analysts and reporting on their activities and progress, and of participating in the definition of automated and performance testing frameworks. Also, experience with both Waterfall and Agile methodologies.

If you are interested or if you want to receive more information, we are here to help you. Please contact us.

Trish Lynch, Contracts Manager - Your e-Frontiers consultant for this job

Trish is a Contracts Manager with e-Frontiers. She has over 13 years recruitment experience in the areas of Software Development, Testing, Project Management and Business Analysis. She is has a BA Degree in Sociology and a Diploma in Business Studies from Michael Smurfits UCD. Trish has recruited across all industry sectors, Teleco, Consultancy, Pharma, e-Learning, Financial Services and Software.

Specialises in: Java, Project Managers, QA, Business Analysts, Architects