HR Systems Test and Integration Lead

Bexhill-On-Sea, East Sussex
£400 - £500 per day
28 Sep 2016
19 Oct 2016
Hastings Direct
Human Resources
Contract Type
Full Time

Hastings Direct is a fast growing, agile, digitally focussed general insurance provider to the UK market, with over 2 million customers and employing over 2,600 colleagues at sites in Bexhill, Leicester and Newmarket.

We now have a contract opportunity within our HR department for a HR Systems Test and Integration Lead. This position will be an addition to the current team and is based in our Bexhill HQ office.

Role purpose

Under the general direction of the Project Manager, the post-holder will be responsible for developing and delivering high quality performance testing and automation testing solutions for HR Systems specifically Workday and related integrations.


  • Defines and reviews functional and non-functional test strategies for HR systems
  • Analyses non-functional test requirements, designs and builds automated and manual test case suites, test scripts, and test procedures, with expected results.
  • Development and execution of sets of complex test scripts using agreed tools, methods and standards, recording and reporting outcomes.
  • Analyses and reports functional test results to senior stakeholders and other colleagues in a clear and concise manner. Identifies and reports issues and risks associated with own work.
  • Uses normal operating facilities, test scripts, diagnostic tools, technical manuals and systems documentation to identify, diagnose and report on basic system errors.
  • Meet customers' fair and reasonable expectations and provide fair outcomes. Questions and challenges peers and managers where processes and procedures do not meet these expectations and where any activity does not place customers' interests at the heart of how we do business.
  • Ensures completion of all training as mandated by the company and regulated by the FCA.
  • Responsible for the effective identification, management and reporting of risk within your area of responsibility.

Skills Knowledge & Experience

4+ years working within an IT technical testing role with focus on performance/volume testing and/or automation on the following:

  • Workday
  • Guidewire Claims Center
  • Microsoft SQL Server
  • HTML, CSS, and JavaScript


  • ISEB/ISTQB Certified Software Tester
  • Performance testing certification
  • Automation certification

If the above looks and sounds like you then please do not hesitate and apply today!