|Would you like to apply your knowledge of Test planning, Test Scripting and Manual/Automated Test Execution to the large, complex and highly integrated systems used in the UK's largest government department?
Are you a leader in testing, driving delivery to quality, time and value?
Have you managed a team conducting UAT and coordinating testing across business-focused solutions?
Can you lead with an empathetic approach to common issues business teams experience?
Are you a good, versatile communicator ability, capable of explaining the technical and non-technical to different audiences?
Can you resolve defects or issues preventing delivery of Testing activities when they are escalated to you?
Do you drive collaboration, and alignment within and across team teams, highlighting the key dependencies, impacts and priorities to the most senior of stakeholders?
Could you help us transition to a Continuous Testing approach and the implementation of tools that will support this?
YES? Then click APPLY NOW. We'd love to hear from you!
DWP. Digital with Purpose.
We're looking for a Senior QA Tester to provide direction and team leadership to our Testers.
You are a skilled practitioner and can act as a role model in testing quality. You'll use your expertise to provide oversight the projects your testers are working on, and the solutions they test.
You're a leader and you'll be accountable for the product your teams would produce. You'll ensure our people understand and deliver best practice, and guide teams on how to deliver a quality product, with a focus on stability, availability and quality.
You're an expert voice. We're hiring you because we want to hear it.
You'll own the Test Process for projects you are leading on. And you will set the strategies for products and the wider community.
You'll be a key contributor to the Test principles in DWP, you'll help shape testing in DWP, and ensure our systems are fit for purpose.
As we respond to the Covid-19 pandemic, it's never been more important that DWP's online services are robust, efficient and available, and that they work for the people who need them. The work you do will touch millions of lives, and reach out across billions of pounds of payments each year.
Where will you work?
You'll join our team at our digital hub in Blackpool.
We also all have the tech and tools we need to enable our people to work flexibly, and many of us are working remotely at the moment due to COVID-19.
We're the UK's biggest government department with over 85,000 diverse and brilliant people on our team. We are an equal opportunity employer and we welcome applications regardless of age, gender, race or sexuality.
Details. Wages. Perks.
In return for your skills we offer competitive salary up to £55,666p.a., a brilliant civil service pension with employer contributions circa 27%, and a generous leave package.
We have a broad benefits package built around your work-life balance which includes:
Flexible working and family friendly policies Volunteering and charitable giving Discounts and savings on shopping, fun days out and more Interest-free loans to buy a bike or a season ticket Sports and social activities Learning and development, including coaching, mentoring & accreditation Shortlisted for a Best Place to Work in Digital Award Career progression opportunities and lots more
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