Senior Test Specialist

  • Category: Development & Testing
  • Location: EC3V 4AB
  • Region: London
  • Salary: Up to £60k
  • Permanent
  • Ref: PR/000990
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Last updated 2 weeks ago

Senior Test Specialist required by our client, a major reinsurance company, to sit in a growing technology team providing specialist insurance products.


You will be working with other senior testers in assisting in leading and driving forward the testing function with a strong focus on automation, working within a primary web and web service environment. You will ensure that the highest level of quality assurance is the standard within the unit and ensure the adoption of best practices from the wider organisation.



  • Lead the team during test planning, test design, test support services, and reporting of test results and error situations
  • Performs high-level design test cases based on functional, non-functional, and technical designs and requirements
  • Executes and leads the functional/non-functional and technical tests, incl. analysis and documentation of deviations
  • Identifies process improvements, contributes to corporate testing standards and definition of best practice
  • Designs and implements and leads the test automation solutions based on defined frameworks
  • Designs and implements and leads the test data management solutions based on defined frameworks
  • Requests and manages the test and demo environments


Ideally, we are looking for:

  • 3-5 years professional background as a tester in the respective area
  • ISTQB (or equivalent) Qualification
  • Ability to lead testing within an agile environment
  • A balanced customer and delivery focus approach
  • Previous experience of managing automated testing
  • Experience in implementing automated tests
  • Experience in SOAP UI, Selenium, or other appropriate testing tools


The role will be a hybrid role with offices in London and the South West. The salary on offer is up to £60,000, with a generous benefits package.



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Luke Barnett

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Direct: +44 (0)1622 423649

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