Lead QA

at KnowledgeMill in London

Job Description

We’re looking for a talented QA Lead to join the KnowledgeMill product development team. Ideally you’ve got 3+ years experience in a testing role and you’ve gained some team lead experience or you’re looking to make that leap. You will be the first dedicated full-time QA hire, so you will have a fantastic opportunity to shape the future of the QA processes and the team as it grows with the business. We’re always trying to exceed the expectations and demands from customers and we know how important QA is in this process. You will be a highly valued member of the organisation. Given the size of the team and the organisation, you will very much “hands-on” but with the future opportunity to build a team and mentor other members of staff.

• An integral member of a highly effective and cohesive product development team
• Establish robust QA processes that are integrated into the product development lifecycle
• Actively participate in project plans, estimating work and monitoring progress against milestones
• Work closely with product development and support teams on a day-to-day basis to ensure QA is at the heart of the release process
• Identify, plan and implement continuous improvement initiatives that assist support teams, product development teams and customers
• Hands-on testing across all areas - unit testing, integration testing, regression testing, user interface, automated testing, and load testing
• Mentoring of other members of technical teams that currently contribute to QA in terms of best practices, guidelines and testing output
• Contribute to release management processes in an agile development environment
• Produce and maintain useful and re-usable testing-related documentation

Must-Have Experience

• 3 or more years QA experience
• Experience of testing desktop, mobile, web, and server-based applications
• Proven knowledge of QA methodologies
• Expert skills with QA tools and techniques, bug tracking systems, test design and execution
• Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
• Excellent project management skills and organisational skills with the ability to deliver
• Proven ability to work effectively with product development and support teams

Nice-to-have Experience

• Specific experience of .NET, Java, Web Services, and Database-driven applications
• Team Lead experience


All applicants MUST be eligible to live and work within the U.K.

Company Description

Founded in 2009, KnowledgeMill is the innovative software company behind the OnePlace smart email management platform. We provide companies of all sizes with the ultimate email filing system and a complete 360° approach to email management.

Our holistic and comprehensive solution is designed to reduce risk and gain value from your business email content. Filing, archiving, eDiscovery, business intelligence, and lifecycle management, are all baked into the application.

OnePlace is designed for robust, secure, hassle-free deployment as a virtual appliance, or as a hosted cloud offering.

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We receive on average three unsolicited phone calls from recruitment agencies every day, and we do not have time to explain our business verbally to every single one. In fact, every minute you spend on the phone to us is costing us money.

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Published at 04 Feb 2013
Expires on 04 Aug 2013
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