Senior QA Consultant Software

30000.00 GBP Annual
13 Sep 2017
11 Oct 2017
Job Type
Contract Type
An experienced Senior Quality Assurance Consultant, experienced with software applications (configured to customer requirements) is required to provide end to end QA and structured testing for software projects in the field of transport & logistics fleet management, applications. Customers are typically mid to large UK commercial vehicle fleet operators, and the company has an impressive list of high profile customers.

This is a rewarding and challenging role for a proven Software QA Consultant / Manager to join the team of project managers, software developers and support consultants in delivering leading-class fleet management solutions including software, hardware, technical infrastructure, communications and device management.

Projects vary in complexity, and the successful candidate would be involved in defining and executing the complete Quality Assurance process from solution design, through internal testing, liaison/support of client user acceptance testing (UAT), through to customer sign-off and go-live.

There will also be the requirement to mentor/manage other members of the organisation who are involved with QA activities.

Key Responsibilities:

?? Production of internal QA/testing plans for each individual client project, together with associated project documentation, based on each project's individual solution design requirements
?? Co-ordinate with the respective project manager and software developers, to understand each project's specific business and functional requirements
?? Undertake all of the planned testing activities, including logging bugs, liaising with development regarding bug resolution, retesting and final QA sign-off
?? Own a number of simultaneous projects and see them through from handover to QA through to project sign-off and live running
?? Ownership and development of the company QA methodology, documentation and resource planning
?? Ability to manage and mentor part-time junior QA resources, ensuring a company-standard approach is always adopted, adhering to all required testing scenarios and documentation standards
?? Full responsibility for resource planning of QA resources to ensure QA testing / retesting is comprehensive and deadlines are met

Skills & Experience:

*Experience of designing and executing end-to-end software QA processes (i.e. working within a software house or similar)
*Technology and business skills to understand both operational and technical system requirements for each project
*Ideally experience of data loading / import / export using XML, csv, other
*Excellent interpersonal, analytical and written communication skills
*Excellent organisation, time management and problem solving skills
*Thorough and detail-focused approach to all activity
*Daily commuting distance from Rugby

This is an exciting opportunity to for a Senior QA Consultant to join the team at a leading provider of software applications to the transport & logistics fleet management sector. Competitive salary + benefits. Apply now for full details.