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Claire Reckless
Test Lead
Moneysupermarket
WHAT DO YOU DO?

I lead the testing across multiple product teams, help the teams look for ways to improve, drive quality culture, and try and bring some of the test / tech community into the business

WHAT SKILLS DO YOU USE MOST IN YOUR JOB?
  • Curiosity
  • Patience
  • Technical understanding
  • Communication
WHAT'S THE MOST INTERESTING THING YOU'VE WORKED ON IN YOUR CAREER SO FAR?

i've been part of bringing brand new products to market from scratch, including products now used globally at very large companies

WHAT'S YOUR EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND?

No degree, i did A levels then worked in IT support. I moved into testing then took a number of professional qualifications, i'm constantly learning either by training or via community resources.

WHAT INSPIRED YOU TO GO INTO DIGITAL & TECH?

I fell into it and realised i really enjoyed it !

WHAT ADVICE WOULD YOU GIVE TO GIRLS THINKING ABOUT A CAREER IN DIGITAL AND TECH?

Go for it! There are so many different roles, and so much to learn, you don't have to be restricted. Tech never stands still, there's always something new to learn, and it's amazing to see something you helped build be used by real users!


I AM...
KIND
INTROVERTED
PATIENT