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Lead Test Analyst / Team Lead (Financial Services) AS400

Job Title: Lead Test Analyst / Team Lead (Financial Services) AS400
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: Up to £46000 per annum + 25 days holiday, bonus, healthcare
Start Date: ASAP
REF: ASH17328CH_1539267220
Contact Name: Chris Hiett
Contact Email:
Job Published: 7 months ago

Job Description

Test Team Leader - Financial Services - London

A large financial services company based in the City is looking for an experienced Test Team Leader.

Reporting into the Test Manager this role will be responsible for:
- implementing testing best practices
- providing mentoring and training to the Test team on the use of the testing processes.
- Reviewing and creating quality test cases which may include: requirements, testing and other processes.
- Working closely with the business, developers, management and the other project team members to ensure that the test cases are mapped to each requirement and documented correctly.
- Raise and validate defects found in software
- Leading QA initiatives as assigned by the Testing Manager
- Perform smoke, sanity and in depth defect analysis when required
- Creation of Test Scripts, along with maintaining and updating regression test packs
- Run Automated Test scripts within the automated testing tool

This Test Team Leader role is paying a starting salary of up to £46,000 plus excellent benefits including annual bonus, 25 days annual leave, healthcare and gym membership.

To be considered suitable you must have the following skills / experience:
- ISEB Foundation Certificate in Software Testing or Equivalent
- Proven experience as a QA lead tester or a similar role
- Experience of testing IBM AS400 systems, desktop software, Websites and Mobile App Testing
- Manual and Automated Testing techniques
- Experience working with Microsoft based operating system(s) including servers
- Familiarity with testing methodologies and the defect reporting process
- Experience in Writing and Executing Automated testing scripts
- Experience in team leadership and mentoring
- Understanding of both Waterfall and Agile methodology and the Software Development Life Cycle
- Database Analysis - SQL, DB2

To apply for this Test Team Leader / Lead Test Analyst please send a copy of your CV quoting reference number ASH17382CH

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