Test Manager

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    IT

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Abigail Scott

  • Contact email:

    abigail.scott@experis.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    BBBH108564_1565600575

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-09-11

Test Manager

London

3-6 Months

Client Overview

Would you like to join a global leader in consulting, technology services and digital transformation?

Our client are at the forefront of innovation to address the entire breadth of opportunities in the evolving world of cloud, digital and platforms!

You will be based on site as Test Manager, working with one of the UK's most digital organisations and leading the technology revolution across the public sector. With over 50 million customers at the heart of everything they do the scope and impact of your work is limitless. As a team, they are not afraid to try new technologies and new ways of working.

Role Overview

We are looking for Test Manager who can work across a range of projects. You will provide assurance for multiple agile deliveries and further take ownership of integration testing/E2E acceptance testing stage on behalf of an authority.

Essential skills:


*You understand azure technology stack, have worked in CICD environment and hands on with end to end testing of a service
*You know to monitor, how, when and which tools to use for events, failures , bugs, etc.
*Must have overseen and hands on with integration testing, API testing, E2E acceptance testing, GDS, SCRUM and KANBAN
*Being able to take ownership for your work, build and provide the test strategy
*Implement an integrated Quality Approach in a DevOps / legacy ecosystem
*Providing input into Quality Automation to fit the CICD approach
*Taking care of quality check for production, deployments of new changes/ Enhancements / Bug fixes etc.


Main Responsibilities:

  • Provide assurance for multiple agile deliveries and further take ownership of integration testing/E2E acceptance testing stage on behalf of an authority.
  • Lead and where necessary able to do integration testing, API testing, E2E acceptance testing, GDS, SCRUM and KANBAN
  • be taking ownership for your work, build and provide the test strategy
  • Implement an integrated Quality Approach in a DevOps / legacy ecosystem
  • Provide input into Quality Automation to fit the CICD approach
  • Take care of quality check for production, deployments of new changes/ Enhancements / Bug fixes etc.
  • Build automated tests to support our continuous deployment environment
  • share knowledge of tools and techniques with your wider team, both testers and non-testers
  • Act as a digital ambassador across government, supporting recruitment, identifying good practices to adopt and sharing experiences, e.g. through blog posts, tech talks at conferences etc.
  • Be involved in helping recruit testers and, where appropriate, helping sift and interview

Skills and experience

  • Experience of leading a QA and test function across multiple agile delivery team
  • Experience of recommending and best utilising a wide range of automation tools for functional and non-functional testing.
  • Performance testing with either JMeter or Gatling
  • Browser testing with either BrowserStack or Saucelabs
  • Automated functional testing with any Selenium based product
  • Experience of delivering public facing web applications with an understanding of the legal implications and responsibilities that entails.
  • Experience of testing for the benefit of the end users
  • Accessibility
  • Content and design
  • Usability, device support
  • Experience of using BDD in practice
  • Experience of delivering digital services in line with the appropriate GDS Standard

Suitable candidates should submit their CV in the first instance.