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UAT Support Lead
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Recruiter: Scottish Qualifications Authority
Listed on: 15th March
Location: Glasgow
Salary/Rate: Competitive
Salary Notes: Competitive
Type: Permanent
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 2945_expired
Contact Name: Scottish Qualifications Authority

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The Scottish Qualifications Authority is Scotland's national awarding and accreditation body.  We are trusted to oversee thousands of qualifications that are available in schools, colleges and workplaces, not just in this country, but around the world. 
We are establishing a User Acceptance Test (UAT) Support function within Service Delivery team at SQA. This new function will be responsible for providing support to SQA's business users throughout the entire UAT lifecycle. Working across SQA programme and maintenance streams, it will be responsible for establishing UAT regression test suites, training packs and, working in collaboration with business units, implement UAT best practice / ISTQB standards.
We are looking for an experienced UAT Support Lead who can manage, lead, coach and train lead the team of testers with varying level of experience. You should have a background and experience in:

Software Test management
Test Automation
Traditional / Agile SDLC methodologies
Testing Integration of commercial off the shelf packages
Test management tools including Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) & Team Foundation Server (TFS)

Working in collaboration with Service Delivery disciplines, you will also have an understanding of where Testing fits within Service Transition lifecycle.
Applicants, as a minimum, should be educated to SCQF Level 9 (SVQ 4/Degree) and/or be able to demonstrate direct relevant experience for this role. 
SQA offer a fantastic benefits package in return for your talent. These include but are not limited to a career average pension scheme; staff well-being and health assistance programmes; development opportunities and 27 days annual leave in addition to 14 days public holiday.
If you think you've got the skills, knowledge and experience required to succeed in this exciting opportunity please apply below.If you think you've got the skills, knowledge and experience required to succeed in this exciting opportunity, please apply.