HEAD OF QA CON INGLES
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Descripción de la oferta
TheHeadofQualityAssurancewill be accountableforthequalityoftechnologychangedeployed
Reporting to the Head of Engineering, the Head of Quality Assurance will define and implement our end-to-end Quality Assurance vision and practices. This includes selecting and championing our QA methodology, defining how QA is implemented across the Software Delivery Lifecycle, coaching different stakeholder groups in their roles within QA processes, and the day to day management of the QA community.
The role holder will work with mixed teams of permanent and outsourced staff, across multiple locations. S/He will shape the quality culture, standards, and practices that deliver the best outcomes and ensure that we report progress in a quantifiable way, with clear quality targets.
The Head of Quality Assurance will be a senior, impactful and highly visible role and as such the role holder will be expected to contribute accordingly as a senior leader.
- Define a vision for QA practice that aligns with Small World's delivery approach and will yield high quality results.
- Provide leadership on Quality practice for engineering teams working across all domains of Small World's technology environment, including the core transactional system, the web and mobile apps, the reporting architecture, and the 3rd party integration infrastructure.
- Manage the Quality Assurance team , championing test automation.
- Provide data on test coverage and defect rates, to enable focussed quality management
- Select and implement the best tools for delivering the QA practices.
- As a member of the Technology team, foster strong working relationships between technology teams, as well as between technology teams and other parts of the business. In particular, work closely with the Engineering leads to underpin good QA practice.
- Develop and maintain a good understanding of business priorities and be active in shaping the QA team to ensure they support the future direction of the business.
- Working closely with the Group Information Security Officer and security experts within Technology, ensure that QA practices are optimised for delivering robust and secure solutions.
Perfil Buscado (H/M/D)
- Experience of driving modern software delivery practices, DevOps
- Experience with modern software architecture(s), preferably including cloud-hosted microservices
- Experience in working with outsourced engineering capability, as well as permanent tea
- Deep experience (10 yrs +) in Quality Assurance and a track record of successful QA practice
- Will have led QA teams, both manual tester and test automators and SDETs, and defined QA policy and practice
- Technically adept and a hands-on practitioner
Salary and BENEFITS
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