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QA Team Lead

Autodata is looking for a Quality Assurance Team Lead to join their team in London!

Position Overview:

The Quality Assurance Team Lead is responsible for technical project execution and the day-to-day operational leadership of a Software Quality Assurance team.  This role works closely with Delivery Unit stakeholders as an individual contributor in addition to overseeing the efficient allocation and utilization of Engineering staff.  The Quality Assurance Team Lead also works in close collaboration with the Quality Assurance Manager to define, implement, and monitor best practices across all phases of the Software Test Lifecycle.

Job Duties:

  • Foster and maintain a positive and collaborative work environment to motivate Engineering staff
  • Identify, track, and report on organizational key performance indicators for Engineering
  • Collaborate with Delivery Unit stakeholders to identify and allocate resources 
  • Provide functional oversight for direct reports in the Engineering organization
  • Provide continuous performance feedback for direct reports through regular one-on-one meetings
  • Conduct formal performance reviews for staff as per the schedule defined by Human Resources
  • Actively participate in the recruitment process to grow the Engineering organization
  • Manage the onboarding of new Quality Assurance Analysts and interns as they are assigned to the project team


Lead Responsibilities:

  • Develop a detailed technical understanding of client needs and project requirements
  • Lead and coordinate day-to-day technical execution of on and offshore Engineering staff
  • Work with Solution Analysts to review and provide feedback for Software Requirements Specifications
  • Act as the primary point of contact for Project Management status updates
  • Create Software Test Plans to define the scope, objective, and approach of testing activities
  • Collaborate with technical stakeholders to create detailed work package estimates



  • Post-secondary education in Computer Science or Software Engineering
  • 5+ years of software testing experience
  • Detailed knowledge of all phases in the Software Testing Lifecycle
  • Proven technical team leadership abilities including on and offshore multidisciplinary teams
  • Experience designing and executing test suites for unit, integration, system, and acceptance test levels
  • Experience working with a variety of software development languages
  • Familiarity with service-oriented architecture and design principles​

Why work with us?

  • Been around for 27 years & nominated as a ‘Great Place to Work’ several times
  • Over 300 technical minds to collaborate with on a daily basis right here in London
  • Monthly catered breakfasts, holiday events and other out of office events including summer BBQs, golf tournaments, skating and ice hockey
  • An active Wellness Committee that organizes corporate volleyball, soccer and softball teams, monthly on-site massage, kickboxing, indoor rock climbing, art/painting classes, Escape Room and lunch and learns
  • Ongoing community outreach helping Toys for Tots, the United Way, Girls Rock I.T., Explode Conference, our corporate charity: Families in Need and other local programs
  • Employee discounts on vehicles and accessories available through select clients
  • Training and educational incentives for continued career growth
  • Bake Sales, Raffles, Auctions and free coffee!


For more information about Autodata, please visit our company website at

We thank all applicants for their interest however only those selected for an interview will be notified.  Autodata Solutions is an equal opportunity employer.  We are compliant with AODA legislation; if you require work-related accommodations, please specify.

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