QA Test Manager

  • Location

    Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear

  • Sector:

    IT

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Daniel Darlington

  • Contact email:

    Daniel.Darlington@experis.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Test Manager_1582201058

  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Duration:

    3-6 Months

  • Expiry date:

    2020-03-21

  • Start date:

    ASAP

Job Role - Test Manager
Location - Newcastle
Duration - 6 Months

A requirement has arisen for a QA & Test Manager. The role will conduct testing and lead the wider testing function, liaising with Product Owners, scrum masters, BAs, architects, and software developers.

Required skills:

A good understanding of development tools and processes.
Able to test interfaces between systems, with a complete understanding of the SDLC · Able to identify test process optimisation opportunities and contribute to process optimisation. · Experience of modifying and maintaining test suites · Worked in environments using different delivery methods; Agile, Iterative, Waterfall. · Experience with automation in a language such as Java, JavaScript, etc. · Knowledge of version control systems, ideally git · A basic knowledge of macOS X and Unix commands.

Nice to have skills:

Experience with Continuous Integration using tools such as GitLab CI, Jenkins, Travis CI; · Experience of working with collaboration tools such as Jira, Confluence, Slack; · Experienced with Behaviour Driven Development methodologies and tools such as Cucumber; · Tested software within a Micro-Service architecture; · Aware of performance test methodologies and tools such as, Apache JMeter, Gatling, k6; · Experience with API and contract testing, familiarity with Open API Specification; · An understanding of Web services (SOAP/REST) and demonstrated automation experience with SOAP/REST Webservices/API testing; · Experience with frameworks such as REST Assured and tools such as SOAPUI and Postman; · Experience using Docker; Experience with cloud computing (AWS, Azure)

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