QA Team Leader - Limassol

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Ref: 436 Date Posted: Wednesday 07 Dec 2022
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Do you want to join an established and successful Payment Service Provider with customers all around the world?
Would you like to challenge yourself and work on the next-generation payment gateway technologies?

Our client is looking for a QA Chapter Lead to join their team. The main responsibilities of a Chapter Lead are to build up the right capabilities in the technical people, equipping them with the skills, tools, and standard approaches to deliver functional excellence, and ensuring that they are focused on delivering value to the
business.

At the same time, we would expect the Chapter Lead to perform as a QA Software Engineer within their specific functional discipline within their designated Squad. The
Chapter Lead takes responsibility for the line management of the technical people.

Responsibilities:
● Provide technical leadership for the chapter members.
● Collaborate closely with product owners to apply your expertise and feed back into their plans.
● Foster a culture of code review, implement coding standards and promote software quality practices.
● Ensure new developers take on relevant standards and policies.
● Accountable for recruitment, development and retention of technical resources including career pathway development for all technical squad members.
● Provide and apply effective performance management processes and mechanisms in increasing squad performance.
● Create an inclusive environment where Chapter members have freedom and safety to innovate, experiment, and learn from failure.
● Provide open and effective communication channels leading to greater knowledge transfer within the Chapter.
● Recruit, retention and overall onboarding process for all Squad level technical members of the relevant Chapter.
● Provide effective career development for all Squad level technical members of the relevant Chapter.
● Work as part of a Scrum team along with the Scrum Master, Product Owner to design, decompose, implement, and release high end systems.
● Design and implement new features and enhance existing functionalities according to business specifications.

Requirements:
● At least 5 years of hands-on experience working in a similar position.
● Highly methodical test discipline
● Experience with Manual Testing.
● Experience with Automated Testing.
● Versed with both Backend (Logic) Testing as well as frontend (Web and API).
● Experience writing clear/informative tickets, documenting issues in a way that will assist in future retrospective analysis.
● Knowledge and understanding of the full software development lifecycle
● Experience with Agile development methodologies
● Understanding of Continuous Integration, Continuous Deployment, Test Driven Development;
● A constant will to learn;
● An advocate of team collaboration;
● Good communication skills - ability to communicate clearly and concisely in English language;

Other desired skills:
● Previous experience in leading technical teams;
● Certification from ISTQB (Foundation-level or higher) or other recognized software testing certification
● Experience coding and scripting in python/BASH
● Experience with continuous integration tools (e.g. Jenkins) and Git flows.
● Experience with AWS and/or other major cloud computing environments.
● Experience with Payment Gateway technology
● Experience with Payment Service Provider integrations

To apply, please forward your CV in confidence to Sam Macaron, Email: sam.macaron@emeraldzebra.cy