£70000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
about 2 months ago
We are looking to recruit an experienced Head of QA who has a the ability to create an effective QA function that is fully integrated into the organisations product development and deployment strategy. There is an existing testing team. What is needed is someone who can engage at a level that brings real value to the organisation including improving the DevOps deployment capability integrating QAA with the DevOps teams which is itself still maturing. You will also work very closely with the product management and product development teams to fully integrate effective QA across the organisation to improve both end product quality and the time taken to deliver.
This is a key appointment for someone to create a truly effective QA function were there is currently a testing function (a bit harsh but I am sure you understand the message). You will be managing a team of around 20 people based both on shore and off shore resource. You will need the leadership and management skills to focus and develop the team. This will combine with the commercial awareness and strategic capability to engage at all levels of the organisation and win hearts and minds support for a step change in the influence and value added by effectively managed QA. You will have good support and sponsorship at director level in achieving this objective.