Head of Testing

Software & Applications

Ref: 47Tuesday 18 September 2018

This vacancy is now closed

Role: Head of Testing Services - Permanent


Location: Edinburgh


Salary: Negotiable to circa £80k + excellent benefits


Key Skills/ Experience:


Net Talent are looking for someone with a proven background in Testing, operating at a senior level, leading and building a team who has the technical and business knowledge to confidently design and execute a plan for a new test environment.

The ideal candidate will have the gravitas to engage the business and to work collaboratively with other teams and functions within IT and the business to ensure your plans meet the business needs. You will be an effective communicator and clear in your suggestions and ideas but also open minded to suggestions from within, someone willing to roll their sleeves up and lead from the front when require and someone who is capable of managing people at varying stages of their careers.  

Company Details:


The company is one of the most forward thinking financial product providers in the country.


They have had solid success throughout the industries in which they operate and continue to use cutting edge technology to provide innovative solutions. Their continued innovation, efficiency and streamlined processes makes them highly desirable to their ever growing client list.

The Role:


  • Shape and establish a Group Test Function
  • Responsible for the delivery of test services
  • Developing relationships with senior management, external suppliers, competitors and customers.
  • Shaping Test activity across the company
  • Collaborating with technical leads

The Ideal Candidate:


You will be a highly skilled, autonomous test leader who would love to forge a career with an award winning financial services company in Edinburgh. You will be confident, ambitious and adaptable. You will be at ease managing stakeholders as well as being at the top of your game on the technical front.


If you are interested in this role please apply using the button below or call Craig on 0131 270 6632