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QA Team Lead

  • Salary: £75,000
  • Sector: Tech
  • Sub-sector: Data / Analytics
  • Type: Permanent
  • Location: London and South East

job description

We are looking for a hands-on QA team lead to assess software quality through manual and automated testing. This position will be about 85% hands on coding.  You will be responsible for finding and reporting bugs and glitches. In this role, you should have a keen eye for detail and excellent communication skills. Ideally you will come from a programming background.  If you are passionate about quality, we’d like to meet you. Ultimately, you will ensure that our products, applications and systems work correctly.

This is a permanent position.

The position is based in London with hybrid working.



  • Own the process of testing and then handing code over to the deployment team
  • Test functional and non-functional requirements
  • Take a leadership position within our QA team of 4 testers
  • Help define and improve our CI process by advancing our automated testing capability
  • Collaborate with QA Engineers to develop effective strategies and test plans.
  • Code automated tests in PHP and JavaScript
  • Execute test cases (manual and automated) and analyze results.
  • Create logs to document testing phases and defects.
  • Report bugs and errors to development teams.
  • Help troubleshoot issues.
  • Conduct pre-release / post-release testing.



  • JavaScript and/or PHP programming experience
    • especially within the context of automated testing
    • willingness to learn whichever of these you haven’t used
  • Familiar with project management and QA methodology
  • Ability to document and troubleshoot errors
  • Working knowledge of test management software
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Analytical mind and problem-solving aptitude
  • Strong organizational skills



  • London based
  • Hybrid working
  • Permanent role


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