Test Manager

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
50000.00 GBP Annual + 00
02 Feb 2019
26 Feb 2019
Job Type
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Test Manager Nuneaton GBP42,000 - GBP50,000

I am currently recruiting for a Test Manager/Test Lead to join the world's largest express transportation company. This is a really fantastic opportunity for the successful candidate to receive full training along with a competitive salary and benefits package, as well as excellent career opportunities for those who are keen to progress in a supportive 'can do' and rapidly expanding environment.

The Test Manager will be expected to define test strategies and the governance of proposed solutions, provide an improved test management process with the purpose to deliver test progress reporting to senior management and also provide greater test control over the development life cycle. This role also involves building great relationships with the development teams worldwide in order to ensure a successful testing strategy.

The successful candidate will supervise a team of 5-10 people onshore and offshore, get involved with the day-to-day testing and help the team move from waterfall into agile processes and from manual into automation testing.

Other projects you will be involved in includes performance testing, building regression testing strategies, automation testing management and support user acceptance activities.

The successful candidate will be responsible for the coordination and management of all test process activities within projects, provide test governance and leadership within projects, create project test strategies using appropriate test management methodologies and provide the governance and control for all test work packages within a project. You will be expected to manage all risks associated with the testing and take preventative action when any risks become unacceptable. You will work with stakeholders and 3rd party suppliers at all levels within the project and represent testing - providing detailed stakeholder reporting to ensure risks associated with the test strategy and test plans are clearly documented and described to stakeholders.

The ideal candidate will have excellent overall understanding of solutions architecture analysis and design eg infrastructure, data storage, communications, messaging, business intelligence & EDL tools, SAFe 4 Certification or Agile experience as well as ISTQB International Test Manager Certification or ISTQB foundation. Experience in automation testing is also a must.

This is a highly-technical role and as a result, applications from Test Leads/Senior Testers looking to make the next step are highly encouraged.

Your hard work will be rewarded with a competitive salary, the potential to work flexibly and the potential to travel abroad when a new project arises.

If you have the required skill set and you are ready for a challenging new role please apply online today.

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