Test Lead

Job Title Test Lead
Sector IT
Location Middlesbrough
Type Permanent
Salary £55000-£65000

Test Manager / Middlesbrough / £55k - £65k / FTC - 18months

A financial services business based close to Middlesbrough are looking for a Test Manager on an 18 month Fixed Term Contract with a view to going permanent afterwards.

The core purpose of the Test lead is to plan and design a Testing strategy. Define scripts and assures thorough Unit, UAT & Integration testing including automation to minimise implementation risks, speed up deployments and improve customer satisfaction.


1. Act as the single point of contact for the strategy, development and implementation of testing.

2. Develop and implement a test strategy.

3. Identify and implement test tooling.

4. Identify full scope testing and the writing of manual, scripted and automated tests.

5. Liaise with Business users, developers and systems implementers to ensure full scope testing.

6. Define and implement a test automation environment.

7. Develop, maintain and report full and accurate testing metrics.

8. Takes responsibility for quality assurance of deliverables.

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