Test Manager - MCN WAN

  • Location

    Basingstoke, Hampshire

  • Sector:

    IT

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    James Mcgonnell

  • Contact email:

    james.mcgonnell@Experis.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    BBBH110938_1569235582

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

  • Expiry date:

    2019-10-23

  • Start date:

    ASAP

Test Manager

Basingstoke

6 months

A national security clearance is required for this role but candidates not holding this level of clearance will be considered

Our client is a multinational technology consultancy, they are looking for an Test Manager to be based on site with one of their end clients.

To provide specialist testing advice and delivery is accountable for managing testing activities on application or infrastructure projects within a program or service as part of a risk treatment and validation activity. Supplies stakeholders with the data they require to be able to make informed decisions in respect to solution or component suitability to progress to the next development stage or for release into production. Expected to contribute to test estimation when required.

Key Accountabilities

  • Creates test cases and identifies test data in response to clearly defined requirements. Includes the creation of test cases in areas of technical testing specialism.
  • Executes test cases and records test results in accordance with established test plan(s). Includes the execution of test cases in areas of technical testing specialism.
  • Test results checking and reporting.
  • Test Incident (Defect) logging, investigation and support.
  • Collects testing related measurements and metrics.
  • Organizes test materials, environments, tools and resources required to deliver the planned testing activities and co-ordinates the delivery of testing against the schedule, reporting test progress, risks and test incidents and collecting test measurements and metrics.
  • Creates high quality test plan documents on small to medium projects or discrete pieces of work that address the requirements and mitigate the risks of the solution under test.

Mandatory Skills:

  • Test Script Creation
  • Test Plan/Report Writing
  • MCN WAN Knowledge

Desirable Skills:

  • IPSEC Tunnels
  • Juniper Firewalls
  • Cisco Firewalls

Suitable candidates should submit their CV in the first instance