Test Manager

Corsham, Wiltshire, England
Job Type:
Digital Workspace
Job reference:
29 days ago

Test manager

Corsham (onsite working)

6 months +

Candidates are required to hold active DV Clearance or be eligible to obtain DV Clearance.

Client Overview:

Our client is a multinational IT service and consulting company. It specialises in hi-tech transactional services, unified communications, cloud, big data and cybersecurity services.

Role Overview/Responsibilities:

  • This is a delivery focussed, hands-on role that requires the ability to plan, prepare and assure testing. Specific activities include, but are not limited to:
  • Liaise with the Project Manager
  • Third Party Stakeholder Management.
  • Develop new and update existing trials scripts, based upon end user/stakeholder feedback
  • Update and maintain to the Test Plan
  • Maintain the Test Strategy
  • Support the project team by assessing the potential suppliers and scoring the trials
  • Support the project in defining a scoring system for the supplier trials.
  • Establish and Provide detailed Test Reporting
  • Witness and provide Assurance of the supplier trails execution output
  • Define Test Acceptance criteria against requirements

Essential Skills/Experience:

  • Hands-on experience of supplier test assurance
  • Experience of third-party supplier management
  • Experience of supporting supplier trials
  • Good knowledge at management level of:
  • Traditional testing techniques (waterfall, v model, Unit test, ST, UAT, Tech Test), risk-based testing
  • Experience testing tooling and business process change
  • Experience of producing test documentation
  • Experience producing test reports to inform programme and senior management decision making
  • Experience with defect management
  • Effective at managing risk to ensure delivery timelines are maintained
  • Experience in producing test schedules using tools such as Microsoft Project to manage resources, dependencies and milestones.
  • A customer facing self-starter with good time management and communication skills
  • Experience working as part of a team in a fast-paced multi-supplier environment
  • Good knowledge from a management perspective and a level of hands on ability of a broad range of tool categories
  • Test management: ALM, TFS, QC, TD, RFT
  • Other Tracking and Management: Jira, Github

Suitable candidates should submit their CV in the first instance.

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