Head Of Test & QA

  • GBP80000 - GBP100000 per annum
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Empiric
  • 02 Oct 18

London - Permanent - Up to £100,000 - unique opportunity

Head of Test / QA

Empiric are currently exclusively retained with a leading UK start-up who are looking for a Head of QA for their London based team.

This role will be a blend of working closely beside the existing test team whilst still wearing the head of test hat, so if you are currently managing a large team and looking for a more challenging environment where you can really make and impact, this could be the perfect role for you.

Location: London, United Kingdom

Salary: up to £100,000 plus benefits


Working as the Head of test you will be responsible for the following:

  • Oversee both the UK and offshore test function
  • Be the leader of test strategy/implementation and design of the testing process
  • Typical management responsibilities such as team management, KPI's, Estimations, Audits and Reviews.
  • Work side by side with the team in an agile environment to ensure to production of quality products

Desirable skills/background

  • A background of working closely with both manual and automation environments
  • Experience within a Fintech/Financial/Payments background would be a bonus
  • Knowledge of the payments industry I.E Swift, debit, SEPA, Faster payments also be a bonus
  • Background in Hands on engineering/development
  • Technical exposure to performance testing/automation/DevOps/ TDD/ BDD

Please apply or get in touch with owen.parker@empiric.com

0203 747 5760

for a confidential discussion

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