Technology | 04-12-2020

Lead QA Tester

  • Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
  • £50,000 - £60,000 per annum

Lead QA Tester required on a permanent basis for a leading research business based in Cambridge.


Our client is looking for a Lead Tester who has extensive experience testing complex systems and integrations covering both functional and non-functional testing in Python environments. This role will be responsible for leading their QA environment, ensuring that their web applications, integrations, REST API’s, UAT and ETL processes are up to scratch before being deployed. Working as the Lead Tester will involve working closely with the key business stakeholders to develop the testing strategy, ensuring that the testing tools, environments and script development is addressed.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Leading the QA testing function across the business (web, UAT, REST API’S, UAT and ETL)
  • Working with key business stakeholders to develop the overall test strategy


Essential Skills:

  • Extensive experience with both Python and Pytest
  • Experience working testing complex applications and integrations
  • Knowledge of agile methodology and the overall SDLC lifecycle
  • Experience testing applications that are deployed to the cloud
  • Familiarity with testing tools such as Selenium and Mocha
  • Experience using Pytest-BDD (highly desirable)


If this Lead QA Tester role is of interest, please apply now for immediate consideration.