Test Manager - IT Change - Birmingham

Recruiter
Crimson Limited
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£35k - £40k pa
Posted
08 Aug 2017
Closes
17 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Test Manager - IT Change - Birmingham

Test Manager/IT Change/IT Projects/Strategies/Reports/Risks/Issues/Defects/Enterprise Architecture

Test Manager required for a leading international client based in Birmingham. Our client is embarking on a large technology transformation programme and requires a technically strong Test Manager to take responsibility for the testing of project changes and the delivery of new capabilities to their clients. You will report into the Head of Enterprise Architecture and ensure that the risks associated with the test plans are appropriate.

Key Responsibilities of the role

- Support and take responsibility for the testing across all IT project changes.
- Be accountable for ensuring that test strategies and plans are appropriate to the risks associated with the planned changes.
- Manage Test Analysts to develop test scenarios and scripts for IT projects.
- Work closely with the IT team to carry out testing activities that demonstrate project solution alignment to business requirements and IT strategy.
- Document and communicate all defects, risks and issues that are identified during the testing process and escalate as required

Key Skills of the role

- Experience managing IT test teams.
- Previous exposure to IT project delivery processes and best practices.
- Ability to deliver testing approaches based on a balanced view of cost and risk to the business
- Excellent communication and stakeholder management skills
- Clear written and verbal communication.

Our client is offering a salary of £35,000 to £40,000 depending on experience for this position.

Interested?! Send your up to date CV to Hugh Lilburn at Crimson for review

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