Test and Transition Manager

  • Location

    Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire

  • Sector:

    IT

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Madaleine Sadler

  • Contact email:

    Madaleine.Sadler@experis.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    BBBH95737_1546967552

  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Duration:

    3-6 Months

  • Expiry date:

    2019-02-07

  • Start date:

    ASAP

Role - Test and Transition Manager
Location -Milton Keynes
Day rate - £350

Background and Scope:
A first delivery of a ground-breaking system to deliver a new Integrated Network Model of Track Assets.

The role is to manage the testing cycles and transition into production operation for the multiple releases associated with this project delivery. This will be achieved through close cooperation with the Project Manager and the technical development team together.

Requirements of Candidate:
· Manage overall test plan and resources for delivery
· Hands on engagement with all phases of testing (including SIT, UAT, OAT, Performance Testing) and responsible for preparation or test reports
· Management of defect recording and resolution of issues identified
· Set up and manage triage sessions during Early Life Support period after production deployment
· Understanding and experience of engaging with Network Rail Test Assurance processes
· Understanding of Network Rail project implementation processes and transition management into live production operation
· Successful track record in delivery of complex business applications to Network Rail
· Strong analytical skills
· Good presentation and communication skills
· Ability to work collaboratively at multiple levels of seniority both internal and customer facing
· Build, manage, and track a detail test and transition plan and regularly report on progress

Suitable candidates should submit their CV in the first instance