QA Lead

London - London

£75,000 - £90,000   10% Bonus + Generous

QA Lead - Implement QA Best Practice - FinTech / Finance

As the hands-on Lead QA you will be reporting to the newly appointed Engineer Manager of a well-established Financial Institution. This is the chance to join a really progressive financial services organisation who are going through huge multiple transformations - so an ideal time to join to implement change and projects harnessed from your previous experience as a Lead QA.

Our client have been an established brand for over 40 years now and continue to thrive in this ever-evolving space. With offices across the world and over 500 employees in the business, they are a truly global and recognised brand in the financial sphere. They are now going through a 'renaissance' in modernising and re-platforming their entire business' IT from the ground up

The role:

  • Define the test process and strategy - you will be the most senior dedicated Tester in the business
  • Manage two off-shore Software/Testing partners (circa 20 dedicated heads across two organisations)
  • Automate *everything* that can be!
  • Work with challenging stake holders across 7 product teams to make significant changes and improvements!

Core skills needed:

  • Experience with testing across any software language include, .NET, JavaScript, PHP, Ruby, Python etc
  • Being able to act as the 'community lead'
  • Ideally have a development background
  • Be hands on but also have the leadership qualities

Desirable Skills:

  • Previous experience of building a bank, it's online platforms and its branches from the ground up
  • You have a broad range of Project Management experience including Agile
  • Experienced with building strong client relationships with internal business managers and stakeholders - strong personalities!
  • Managing supplier relationships and 3rd parties such as network vendor suppliers etc


  • 26 days holiday per year, plus the normal public holidays
  • 10% bonus (discretionary)
  • Life Assurance
  • Free breakfast when working in the office
  • Private medical insurance once probation period passed
  • 4% pension company contribution
  • Plus, much more!

This a brilliant opportunity to join a company that's on a really exciting journey with multiple big, innovative projects at an international business with a well-known name in the financial space. If this sounds like the role for you, please apply and I'll be in touch!

QA Lead - Implement QA Best Practice - FinTech

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Updated: Tue Aug 31 2021 16:38:38 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)