Principle Software Tester

£38 - £45 pa + benefits
05 Aug 2017
14 Aug 2017
Currently looking for a Principal Software Tester in Nottingham. The Principal Software Tester is responsible for coordinating the testing of software projects and providing initiative and innovation to improve and define the processes and technologies used within the department and wider company. They will provide insight and guidance on technologies and tools the business could utilise in order to have state of the art systems and procedures. They are also responsible for participating in setting departmental principles and vision, and for ensuring the associated deliverables. Duties and Responsibilities To provide strategic advice to the testing management team which underpins and influences the ongoing maintenance and evolution of the companies departmental processes Actively involved in the development of department strategy and provides recommendations that are in line with corporate objectives To present a range of innovative testing solutions and options which are commercially and financially viable that support/guides business development of how to fulfil contracts using a combination of the existing product range, enhancements to existing products and additional products To work in collaboration with key stakeholders, to proactively seek opportunities to improve the range, structure and efficiency of the organisation's products, services, architecture and reporting these recommendations to the Testing Management Team. To work with internal stakeholders to understand client project requirements providing experience and guidance on how projects can be delivered using the current product suite and help define enhancements as necessary. To work through a project as a member of the testing team, strategic testing improvements, either as technical lead or an additional resource To be an accessible resource to all other employees of the company, providing advice on all aspects of existing and future products Automation experience - such as selenium or similar C# Skills Extensive knowledge of software development methodologies and structured approaches to system development and testing Full software development life cycle experience Good understanding of the technologies and IT practices available to the Company and those being developed in the industry Experience in a 21 CFR Part 11 FDA regulated environment desirable HIPAA regulated environment desirable Computer literate and proficient in MS office suite of programs Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills. Client focused approach, utilising knowledge and experience, demonstrating outstanding levels of diplomacy and tact Contact me on or for more information Interquest Group PLC is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.