Senior QA Engineer - Man/Auto - Perm - Edinburgh - up to 45K GBP

IT - Systems Development, Testing
£37,000 to £45,000 Per Annum
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Date Posted:
21 / 2 / 2018
Senior QA Engineer - Man/Auto - Perm - Edinburgh - up to 45K GBP

Abrecco are recruiting a Senior or Lead QA Engineer on behalf of our highly successful and growing client based in Edinburgh city centre. You will have a proven track record across the full testing lifecycle and an in-depth understanding of QA testing theories, principles and practices. As this is a new role, you will be instrumental in establishing QA standards, process and practices to ensure that reliable software products are deployed to specification and requirements. You will be confident in your technical skills in both manual and automation testing and be able to lead from the front as the team grows around you while remaining in a hands on technical capacity testing functionality and performance of web and mobile solutions.

Role responsibilities:
- Application quality assurance across web, mobile and back end systems
- Establish quality assurance methodologies and standards
- Plan, manage and execute functional and non functional testing of digital products
- Documenting, reporting and communicating test results to technical and non technical audiences
- Ensure solutions are delivered to agreed quality standards and inline with project deadlines.

Personal and technical attributes:
- Extensive QA and technical test experience
- In depth knowledge of quality assurance methodologies and standards
- Ideally experienced across Functional, Performance and load testing experience
- Ability to plan, write and execute test scripts
- Testing of CMS, Web, native iOS, Android, Windows and mobile apps
- Coding / scripting knowledge (Java, Objective-C, JavaScript, Linux command line etc)
- Experience with automated test management tools would be beneficial.
- Any familiarity with Agile methodologies and quality control standards (ISO 9000 etc)

This is a fantastic opportunity for a Senior or Lead QA engineer to really make their mark within this leading organisation based in central Edinburgh. A highly competitive starting salary of up to £45,000 plus benefits is on offer along with a varied role and the opportunity to set the standard for a growing test function. Please apply with your up-to-date CV for immediate consideration.