Test Manager - E2E

  • Location

    Telford, Shropshire, W. Midlands, England

  • Sector:

    IT

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    James Mcgonnell

  • Contact email:

    james.mcgonnell@Experis.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    BBBH110055_1568028405

  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Duration:

    3 Months

  • Expiry date:

    2019-10-09

  • Start date:

    ASAP

Test Manager

Telford

3-6 months

Pay - competitive

Client

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.

Role Description

  • Manage the overall End to End Testing Lifecycle for Programmes/Projects.
  • The production of key Test artefacts (Test Strategies, Plans, Approaches, Schedules).
  • Ensure identification, mitigation and closure of product risks.
  • Provide assurance and governance across all testing phases.
  • Stakeholder management at all levels.
  • Provide progress reports, including risk mitigation, as directed.
  • The role will involve managing all test phases on one or more release based projects/programmes.
  • 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 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

Technologies

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

Business Skills

  • ISTQB Advanced Test Management certified
  • Automated testing skills (IBM Rational tool set)
  • Strong Stakeholder Management

Suitable candidates should submit their CV in the first instance