Test Lead

  • Location:

    Leeds, West Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Testing & QA, Manual Testing

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £40000 - £50000 per annum + Additional Benefits

  • Contact:

    Imogen Hopkins-Bell

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:


Lead Tester - 40k-50k - Leeds/Remote

Are you an experienced Software Tester ready to take the next step up your career ladder? Are you wanting to work for a company where you can make a big impact and have a HUGE say in the future of this company's Testing stratergy? Are you wanting to hear more? Carry on reading!

Come and join this successful retailer whose mission is to be the preferred choice when it comes to internet and home shopping.

Responsibilities include:

  • Leading and defining Project Test Approaches. This involves creating test strategies and plans; defining test needs of projects during definition phase; Creating or overseeing test script creation; Helping create suitable Test Environments; Identifying risks and issues; defect management.
  • Managing a small team of testers through the project lifecycle. Including resource planning, workload allocation, regular mentoring and assisting in performance reviews
  • Working with Test Manager to ensure test coverage and quality across allocated projects.
  • Working with Test Manager to help define performance testing and test automation approaches for allocated projects.
  • To develop test scripts identifying business scenarios and the ability to categorise into business impact and imperatives.
  • Encouraging innovation seeking process improvement opportunities


  • Experience in Test Leadership in a Projects environment
  • Experience of Preformance Testing
  • API Testing experience using Postman
  • "Hands on" practical experience in the design and execution of complex Testing Strategies, plans and scripts
  • Understanding of different Project methods (AGILE /Waterfall/Hybrid)
  • Familiarity with some/all the following: Jira, Postman, Git or Jenkins
  • Able to provides excellent customer focus to both internal and external customers


  • Flexible working hours (between 8am and 6pm)
  • Remote working options
  • Vibrate and comfortable office
  • Staff discount
  • Healthcare cash plan
  • Great work/life balance
  • +Many more

Lead Tester - 40k-50k - Leeds/Remote

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