Lead Test Engineer

 

 

 

Location:

Gloucester or Leamington Spa  

Benefits:      

 

Competitive Salary, Pension, Private Medical Insurance, Life Cover, Permanent Health Insurance 

                                                                     

 

Company Background:

 

Yotta is a provider of software and services, leading the way in data driven infrastructure asset management. We use our imagination and expertise to bring new levels of innovation to data collection, analysis, interpretation and decision making, enabling our customers to achieve more with less.

 

We have a range of market leading software products backed up with a range of surveying and consultancy services which help our customers deliver a better service across their highways department. We are technological leaders in the UK market and are entering an exciting phase of potential growth both within the UK and Internationally.

 

We are part of the AIM listed Oxford Metrics Group of companies who provide vision technology across the life science, entertainment, defence and engineering sectors.

 

 

The role:

We are currently seeking a permanent Lead Test Engineer to be part of our growing and successful development team. The ideal candidate would have experience of ensuring quality of web-based applications, RESTful APIs, or Android and iOS apps using automated toolsets and some manual quality assurance.

The role will allow you to contribute to leading edge applications that are loved by our worldwide customer base. You will take ownership of the quality of delivered software and be able to work in a fast paced, agile environment.

Some travel between our offices in Leamington Spa and Gloucester may be required.

The role’s main duties include:

  • Leading a small QA Team and sharing knowledge on testing strategies 
  • Writing automated tests
  • Testing new features and fixes; accurately triaging and prioritising issues
  • Defining and managing Quality Assurance Standards 
  • Ensuring QA compliance with our ISO quality management processes
  • Close working relationship with Product/Development to feedback on software and usability issues.

Required Skills and experience:

  • 2+ years commercial experience as a Lead Test Engineer with proven track record & demonstrable skills
  • Strong automated testing skills
  • Excellent communication; a good people person and team leader
  • Keen eye for detail and passion for creating great user experiences
  • Logical approach to problem solving
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines in an agile environment

 

 

Yotta is an equal opportunities employer