QA Lead

  • Job Ref: 2592
  • Location: Dublin, Ireland
  • Type: Permanent

Overview

QA Lead – Leading Insurance Company

What is this Opportunity?

My client who is a leader in insurance industry, who is well established are currently looking for a QA Lead to join their team.

Any detail on the company?

Let’s chat about this QA Analyst position and I can give you more details on who this company is. But to give you a bit of an idea now, my client is located in Dublin specialising in insurance with a massive customer base.

What can I expect in this job?

This is a hands on QA Lead position, you will be leading a team of 5-8 test analyst. You will be responsible for IST testing phases and the management of IST testing activities for a specified scope, defined in terms of projects, change types.

What do I need to bring?

  • 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
  • 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
  • Experience of participating in the definition of automated and performance testing frameworks
  • Experience with both Waterfall and Agile methodologies
  • Ability to work under pressure to tight deadlines, with a drive and commitment to delivery excellent problem solving and analytical skills.  
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • Proactive, willingness to take the initiative and associated responsibility
  • Ability to manage changing priorities and workloads