Lead/Senior Tester (hands-on) – up to £45k

East Midlands


£40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits


Lead Tester, Senior Software Tester, Test Analyst, Manual Tester, Software Tester, QA Tester, Application Tester, Senior Tester.

* Are you an experienced Lead Tester or Senior Tester looking for your next challenge in testing?
* Do you enjoy being a key voice for testing and test strategy whilst keeping your hands dirty doing hands-on manual testing of web-based software, applications or systems?
* Want to work for an industry leading specialist software house based in Derby where you will progress and be a key part of testing moving forward?

We have a great opportunity for an ambitious hands-on Lead Tester or Senior Software Tester with strong experience in manual software testing practises and processes. This is a superb chance for a Lead or Senior Tester to step up and join an exciting forward thinking establishment who are all about the technology and ultimately grow their career in progressive web-based software testing as well as being part of the journey into test automation.

You will be a key influencer and advisor for all things software testing as well as ensuring the standard of testing is always up to speed and kept modern. Due to natural growth of the development team and project demands, this is an exciting time to join a software house at a time of expansion.

We are looking for established Software Testers who above all are passionate for all things testing related.

You will be working closely with fellow test colleagues, development manager,, developers, dev team stakeholders, business analysts and project managers.

Ideal experience to have:

* 5+ years experience with manual web software testing tools & SDLC (software development life cycle)
* Experience leading projects or test teams
* ISTQB or ISEB qualified

Experience supporting test managers/lead testers is also highly desirable. This role may suit a test architect as well.

Our client have a fantastic reputation and are leaders within their field. Not only are they a leading software house but also leaders within their industry who offer opportunities for career progression and growth. For experience of solid software testing and senior level duties, our client is willing to pay up to 45k & with a great package to compliment.

Apply now for immediate consideration! This role is based in Derby is easily commutable from the surrounding East Midlands and West Midlands area, Nottingham, Leicester, Loughborough, Birmingham, etc. Candidates of all ages and backgrounds will be considered for this role. Ascent People is acting as an employment agency in respect of this vacancy.

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