Head of Testing

Newcastle, Up to £75k
Reference: MF7069

Head of Testing – Newcastle – Up to £75k. A Head of Testing is required by our salubrious client who are going through a period of continuous growth and expansion due to consistent company success. This role will include travel across multiple sites in the UK as you will be tasked with managing a team of test professionals across multiple functions within the software division. This is a fantastic opportunity for an established Head of Testing to make a mark on the continued testing direction for this highly impressive organisation. You will have previous experience of defining test strategy including automation framework within a mature agile environment.


  • Demonstrable and substantial experience in leading and managing teams of software testers – Essential
  • Experience of successfully designing test strategy – Essential
  • Experience of successfully designing and implementing test Automation strategy and framework – Essential
  • Remote management of offshore testing teams - Essential
  • Working in an Agile & Waterfall environment – Essential
  • Leading teams working in an Agile environment – Essential
  • Performance and line management of highly skilled teams – Essential

Travel: UK travel required as well as international travel 2-4 times per year.

This is an opportunity to join an impressive organisation where you will have the autonomy to make your mark and influence the company moving forward. If you have the right skills and are looking to join a great organisation at an exciting time then please submit your CV now to Marcus Freeman at ARC IT Recruitment.

Head of Testing – Newcastle – Up to £75k

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