QA Lead

Capita
Posted

  • Contact: Human Resources
  • Reference: 281792

CONTRACT - £350 per day
3 MONTHS
EDINBURGH BASED
OUTSIDE IR35

Becoming a QA Lead with Barrachd.

This is a unique opportunity for a QA Test Engineer to drive the test function whilst assisting in the development of critical business systems.

Working in an Agile environment the QA Test Engineer will be help define and implement the QA strategy that ensures the platforms features are developed to meet the specified functional, performance, security and reliability requirements. This pivotal role will see you writing test scripts, designing and implementing test processes, automating tests (where possible) and managing their continued improvement to deliver scalable, maintainable and defect free features.

What you will do:

  • Experience working in a similar QA Testing role in an agile environment;
  • Experience with the full end to end cycle of testing, writing test scripts, automating and executing tests, as well as control over environment management;
  • The ability to develop automated testing using tools i.e. Selenium, Cucumber or Protractor would be desirable
  • The ability to apply behaviour driven testing (BDD) or Test Driven Development (TDD) approaches;
  • Experience across testing layers - manual, UI, service, unit;
  • The ability to act as the point of contact for all QA aspects of a release;
  • The ability to multitask and problem solve;

Your experience will include:

  • Excellent attention to detail with excellent written / verbal communication skills;
  • Good communication and ability to work to tight deadlines under pressure.
  • The ability to act as the point of contact for all QA aspects of a release;
  • The ability to multitask and problem solve;

About Barrachd

Barrachd became part of Capita plc in 2015, joining the business's Digital and Software Solutions division - which makes up the UK's second largest software firm. Barrachd means ‘more' in Gaelic and ever since we were founded in 2007 that's what we've tried to deliver; more understanding, more support, more answers. One thing we don't deliver is more data - nobody needs more information. What's missing is insight. Joining us, you'll be part of a team whose job is to piece together the data that's already there and then reveal what's about to happen. We span industries, sectors, roles and geographies, but wherever we work, we create bespoke business analytics solutions that allow businesses and organisations to find the information that they need, exactly when they need it.

What's in it for you?

This contract is offering a day rate of up to £350 per day. At Capita, we believe an open, transparent working environment that encourages ingenuity and collaboration - with colleagues, customers and clients - is what makes us so effective at what we do. We also understand what it is like to work as a Contractor and so do everything we can to make it a simple process for you - this includes a dedicated On-Boarding and Extension teams and access to a web based timesheet portal allowing you to submit your timesheets wherever you are. You'll be joining a network of some of the most experienced, innovative and dedicated people in the country and, of course, there are plenty of opportunities available throughout Capita that we're always open to discussing with you.

What we hope you will do next

Help us find out more about you by completing our short application process - click apply now. We understand you might have some questions before taking the step to apply - you can contact Suzanne.maby@capita.co.uk for guidance.

Capita operates as an equal opportunities employer and we welcome all applications regardless of gender, marital status, sexual orientation, pregnancy, race, colour, ethnic origin, nationality, religion or beliefs, disability, age, political opinions or trade union membership, nationality, religion or beliefs, disability, age, political opinions or trade union membership.

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