Test Manager

  • Location

    Telford, Shropshire

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  • Salary:

    £365 - £465 per day

  • Contact:

    Ryan Fishwick

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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Test Manager

Location - Telford

6 Month Contract

Pay £365 - £465

My client are on the lookout for experienced Test Managers to work on one of their customer sites based in Telford. Typically, you will work with their IT supply partners/other government departments to manage all of the testing components of a project and is responsible for the production of all key test artefacts assurance and governance.


  • Implementation and co-ordination of the End-to-End Assurance and Test Strategy in the systems development life cycle
  • Provision of technical direction and governance (for Assurance and Testing), liaison with the client test authority to ensure consistent interpretation of our mutual test strategies
  • Product delivery implementation activities, managing deliverables, project budgets, planning and forecasting, involved in recruitment and rotation plans, Providing test direction for the area
  • Analysing new work and changes to existing projects to estimate the effort needed and to determine people and test environment requirements
  • Producing the project test strategy and/or test approach
  • Creating detailed test schedules, including identifying the dependencies on other
  • areas
  • Ensuring all subordinate test documentation is produced by the appropriate individual and reviewed
  • Planning and managing all test stages for the project including co-ordination with external teams and attending project checkpoint meetings
  • Authorising the completion of test stages and arranging sign-off with the client and other key stakeholders
  • Coaching and mentoring more inexperienced TM/TLs

Technologies (Not all necessary for success but highly adventurous)

  • Unix
  • Windows
  • Oracle
  • SQL
  • Java
  • XML
  • Maestro
  • WebMethods
  • WebLogic

If you are interested and would like to know more, Apply today for immediate consideration!