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103881 - Software Test Team Lead - Limerick

Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Limerick
Date: 20/08/2019
Job Reference: 103881
Contact Name: Karl Lippett
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Job Description

Software Test Team Lead - Limerick - 103881
Software Test Team Lead
Our client, a medical device company in Limerick are currently looking to recruit a Software Test Team Lead for their site.

Key Duties and Responsibilities
  • Manage the work delivery – the schedule and resource availability (both people and instruments) – for testing of medical instrument functionality after OS updates
  • Conduct testing – identify, analyze and document software defects
  • Drive test automation and the improvements to the test process
  • Adhere to the quality policy and fulfill documentation requirements
  • Manage multiple stakeholder relationships
  • Work closely with software developers to understand products and to resolve issues
  • Report project progress

Be Qualified:
  • Degree in Computer Science or related field
  • 10+ years in software testing, including writing test plans and test scenarios, test execution, test environment management
  • Test automation
  • Project management – minimum 3 years, MS Project, risk management
  • People management – minimum 3 years
  • Knowledge of Windows operating system, scripting and SQL
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written

An advantage but not a necessity:
  • Experience working in the medical device industry
  • Experience working with TFS and Microsoft VS for Testers
  • Instrument testing

For further information on this Software Test Team Lead role in Limerick please contact Karl Lippett on 086 1070950 /

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