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Head of Quality/QA Manager Financial Services London 90,000

Job Title: Head of Quality/QA Manager Financial Services London 90,000
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Industry: financial services
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
REF: BBBH15267_1494864995
Contact Name: Mobolaji Sanusi
Job Published: 12 days ago

Job Description

Head of Quality/QA Manager - Financial Services - London - £70,000 - £90,000

A leading financial services firm are looking for a Head of Quality/QA Manager to join their growing QA function.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensuring project deliverables meet business requirements.
  • Maintaining software and quality standards, and that development and project processes are adhered to.
  • Oversight of development & execution of Test Plans, Test Scripts & Execution Reports.
  • Daily management of the Quality Assurance team.
  • Representing the QA function in Project Working Groups and other appropriate forums.
  • Liaising with Development, Project Managers, Business Analysts, and the Business Stakeholders.
  • Ensuring team responsibilities are fulfilled efficiently and to schedule.
  • Maintaining working relationships with key internal contacts and external organisations.

Essential Experience:

  • Experience of quality assurance with in Agile development process
  • Demonstrable experience of managing a team
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Demonstrable experience of software quality processes within a QA Team
  • Ability to create exhaustive set of test cases from complex requirements documents
  • Financial experience, especially Equities, Fixed Income, or Indexing
  • Unix experience
  • Use of SQL to write and execute queries
  • Able to produce reports, strategies and other test documentation to a high level

Highly Desirable:

  • Experience of functional and non-functional testing
  • Test Automation experience
  • Relevant industry experience and recent experience in a similar role
  • Knowledge of equities and derivatives would be advantageous

This is a very exciting opportunity for a skilled and effective Head of Quality/QA Manager looking for a new challenge within an innovative global company with a wealth of expertise and knowledge.

If you are interested in this role please contact me on 02031894344.