REF 629 - Test Lead - Mobile Application Development (Healthcare Sector) - Yorkshire - £NEG test

Location North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Date PostedMarch 1, 2018
Job TypeFull-Time
SalaryNEG + Bens


Test Lead

Would you like to work for an innovative and exciting Company?

We have launched a revolutionary application onto the App Store and Google Play. The app is a first of its kind and has research-backed proven content to reduce stress, anxiety and mild to moderate depression in just eight weeks.

Reporting to the Senior Software Architect, we are looking for a hard-working and enthusiastic individual to join our team at this very exciting time. How your skills and passion will come to life.

You are a true Test Lead with strong knowledge and skills of all aspects of running a test team

You will have an understanding of how applications should work. · You will collaborate with the wider team. · You love feedback and will look to continually improve test processes. What you’ve accomplished · You have 5+ years of experience working as a Senior Test/Test Lead · You have been involved in the creation of multiple iOS, Android and web application.

You have a proven ability to work with all members of a development to improve software quality. · You are an excellent communicator, and have experience managing other testers. · As a primary user of our applications, you’re able to provide feedback with the overall user journey and experience. · You are self-motivated, hard working, and work well against deadlines.


5+ Years experience as a Test Lead

Duties will include but are not restricted to the following: · Responsible for the testing team completing test projects on time and of expected quality · Responsible for ensuring the Test Team follow correct practices and processes · Mentor other members of the testing team where testing guidance is required · Responsible for ensuring the Testing Team follow the correct processes and practices · Through Training and guidance possess the confidence to lead the team.

Testing duties include:

· Test Planning o Able to plan own workload, scope/requirements o Design and own the test plan/sprint & work with others to complete the tasks assigned to the team. o Design and agree test scenarios/user stories, coordinating with key stakeholders. o Identify issues/risks relating to sprint/project and provide suggested mitigating actions, raising these as early as possible.

· Test Preparation o Review user stories and product backlog during sprints. o Lead the readiness into test execution by reviewing the user stories/test scripts, input test data and expected results for all test phases with developers and scrum master (as and when required). o Carry out regular test script/scenario reviews in preparation for test cases execution o Ability to map test case/scripts to test requirements and then actual business requirements.

· Test Execution o Manage and execute test scenarios and ensure the detection of as many defects as possible in each sprint. o Review defects logged and carry out the necessary steps in order to resolve them and report on progress. o Devise improvements for current procedures o Assist/participate in lessons learnt sessions with clients (as and when required). What you’ll be doing You’ll be heading up our test department, working alongside the development team to create world-leading mental healthcare software.

As a key-player within our agile team, you’ll attend sprint-planning, requirements gathering, stand-up, and all other key meetings that are part of our development process.