Principle Software Tester

£45,000 | Nottingham | Permanent
Posted 1 year ago

Currently looking for a Principal Software Tester in Nottingham.

The Principal Software Tester is responsible for coordinating the testing of software projects and providing initiative and innovation to improve and define the processes and technologies used within the department and wider company. They will provide insight and guidance on technologies and tools the business could utilize in order to have state of the art systems and procedures. They are also responsible for participating in setting departmental principles and vision, and for ensuring the associated deliverables.

Duties and Responsibilities

• To provide strategic advice to the testing management team which underpins and influences the ongoing maintenance and evolution of the companies departmental processes
• Actively involved in the development of department strategy and provides recommendations that are in line with corporate objectives
• To present a range of innovative testing solutions and options which are commercially and financially viable that support/guides business development of how to fulfil contracts using a combination of the existing product range, enhancements to existing products and additional products
• To work in collaboration with key stakeholders, to proactively seek opportunities to improve the range, structure and efficiency of the organisation’s products, services, architecture and reporting these recommendations to the Testing Management Team.
• To work with internal stakeholders to understand client project requirements providing experience and guidance on how projects can be delivered using the current product suite and help define enhancements as necessary.
• To work through a project as a member of the testing team, strategic testing improvements, either as technical lead or an additional resource
• To impart technical knowledge and experience of Exco’s product suite to employees in both the technology and operations departments providing expert advice and user training as required
• To be an accessible resource to all other employees of the company, providing advice on all aspects of existing and future products
• Automation experience - such as selenium or similar
• C#


• Extensive knowledge of software development methodologies and structured approaches to system development and testing
• Full software development life cycle experience
• Good understanding of the technologies and IT practices available to the Company and those being developed in the industry
• Experience in a 21 CFR Part 11 FDA regulated environment desirable
• HIPAA regulated environment desirable
• Computer literate and proficient in MS office suite of programs
• Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills.
• Client focused approach, utilizing knowledge and experience, demonstrating outstanding levels of diplomacy and tact

Contact me on 01423 878 661 or for more information!

For more information about this role, please contact:

Simon Ware
01423 878 905

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