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£competitive - Cardiff - Software Engineering - South Wales
Ref: 319 Date Posted: Friday 17 Aug 2018
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Are you a Testing pro? Are you able to influence your team to deliver great service and meet deadlines? Can you create great relationships with senior stakeholders? Then we want to hear from YOU!

We are looking for a Head of Test to join a globally recognised company specialising in building cutting-edge software for the financial sector. 

This is a fantastic opportunity to fit into a significant and senior role that leads this company’s global testing team, supporting them in testing software solutions. 

About the role:

As a Head of Test, you will be expected to work in a pivotal role providing leadership and motivating to a large team to create a high-performing function and enable them to mature their operating model. 

This role will require not only require stakeholder management skills, but you will ideally have worked previously in software development & have strong technical knowledge behind both automation & manual testing capabilities. 

Innovation, creativity and drive is needed for this role, to reward your development and further your career within the business.

The skills you’ll need:

  • Strong leadership skills are imperative for this role! 
  • Along with leadership comes someone who is approachable and enthusiastic
  • Previous experience of providing test plans and responding to client demands
  • Producing and implementing the test strategies and making sure you are covering unit, integration, systems, UAT and performance testing
  • You will have ideally worked with offshore/onshore teams 

In return, you will receive:

  • A competitive salary 
  • The opportunity to work with an organisation that is committed to helping employees learn and develop by maximising your potential! 
  • If you are community driven, our client is passionate about making a difference to local charities and they want YOU to be involved! 
  • Flexibility when it comes to your working hours… want to miss the rush hour traffic? No problem! 

KDR has worked with some great candidates over the years, some of which are still working for our client and we have received nothing but great feedback!

If you think you have what it takes to manage a large team, be a part of something exciting and transform the way the service is delivered, then get in touch today! You will not be disappointed. 

Georgia Flynn

Georgia Flynn looks after this role for KDR, if you have a question get in touch...

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