Lead Quality Engineer

MyLife Digital Vision

To deliver a Valuable, Insightful and Trusted data driven world

MyLife Digital Mission

One company, dedicated to enabling organisations and their consumers gain value from their data.  Through a highly functional platform, MLD will improve the supplier-consumer value exchange by better managing the data owners’ permissions, in line with the evolving privacy regulations.  Combined with its domain expertise and data simplification solutions, MLD offers organisations an almost limitless opportunity for deeper insight to improve performance and business outcomes.

Role Summary

Agile engineering teams are constantly challenged to deliver quality products quickly. As a Lead Quality Engineer, you will bring the vision and experience to define and implement an effective test strategy that allows rapid delivery of value to users, and maintains high quality standards. You’ll be quick to understand new features and technologies, and constantly challenge the team to deliver better products for our users.

Help us foster a genuine DevOps culture with continuous delivery, and work hard to develop an open, trusting environment where engineers are empowered to initiate change and improve processes.


  • Working in Sprint teams with Software Engineers to refine user stories, acceptance criteria and identify test requirements.
  • Contribute to sprint teams to create automated tests and specify test development features for Software Engineers
  • Collaborating with Product Owners to identify high value user journeys to prioritise test development.
  • Consult with Stakeholders to define appropriate Test Strategies
  • Review test strategies to ensure an efficient test pyramid that balances test value and performance
  • Establish strategies for testing of non-functional requirements for load, performance and resilience
  • Coaching software engineers in testing techniques and tools, ensuring best practice.
  • Ensuring all development tasks meet quality criteria through test planning, test execution, quality assurance and issue tracking.
  • Automate reporting, tracking and alerting of useful quality metrics
  • Defining quality standards and metrics for MLD products.
  • Working with all stake holders to ensure that the quality metrics are reviewed, closed and agreed upon.
  • Set milestones and measureable criteria to check the quality on timely basis.
  • Be recognised expert on Quality issues within the team, lead by example to demonstrate high quality delivery to the sprint teams.
  • Ensure that recognition is given for achievements that demonstrate or improve quality in the team.
  • Ensure sprint team is focusing on automation along with manual testing.


  • Test automation in multiple successful projects
  • Testing REST APIs with JSON and tools such as Postman
  • CI servers such as Jenkins, Circle, Travis or Team city
  • Version control with Git
  • Experience with testing frameworks such as Selenium, PACT, Puppeteer, Browserstack.
  • Good understanding of testing and deployment in micro-service environments
  • Thrives in fast paced, challenging working environment
  • Full SDLC experience, and working with agile sprint teams

How to Apply

Please send your CV and covering letter, along with salary expectations, explaining why you think you are suitable for the role to recruitment@mylifedigital.co.uk along with your salary expectations.

*Strictly NO Agencies

By |2019-04-16T12:41:49+01:00April 8th, 2019|