Test Manager

BAE Systems Applied Intelligence
United Kingdom
11 Nov 2017
18 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
The Applied Intelligence division of BAE Systems delivers solutionswhich protect and enhance the connected world. Everything we do createsa safer future. We want to solve problems for our customers and by bringing togethergreat minds, we can work together to make the world a safer place.Job SummaryThis is an exciting opportunity to join our National Security business.As a Test Manager you will have overall responsibility for the fulllifecycle of testing activities on a project. This will include definingthe testing and acceptance strategy, planning and co-ordinating theexecution of these plans and managing the relationship with the clientwith regards to the testing, acceptance and test results. SecurityClearance is required for this vacancy. If you are not Security Clearedpresently you must be willing and able to qualify for the process.Key Responsibilities Taking responsibility for the management of all test activities within a project. Define the Test Strategy and Plans and manage the agreement and acceptance of these plans with all stakeholders. Plan and manage the execution of the System and Acceptance testing. Take responsibility for the production and approval of the test artefacts and ensure the achievement of test milestones. Document and manage the risks associated with the Test Strategy. Collect and report the key testing metrics to the customer and project teams. Mandatory Skills and Experience Required Professional Test Manager with experience of software delivery projects. Proven track record of leading test teams. Experience of testing web technologies including for use by mobile devices. Ability to manage teams in distributed locations. Ability to communicate at senior levels within stakeholder organisations. Current knowledge of web technologies and the tools/techniques needed to test these. Other Desirable Skills and Experience ISTQB Advanced or equivalent qualifications highly desirable Experience of working in a secure environment #AI-DICE#LI-LL1 Security Clearance is required for this vacancy. If you are notcurrently Security Cleared, you will need to be eligible for this andwilling to go through the process. For more guidance on NationalSecurity Vetting please click here. About BAE Systems Applied Intelligence: We help nations, governments and businesses around the world defendthemselves against cyber crime, reduce their risk in the connectedworld, comply with regulation, and transform their operations. We dothis using our unique set of solutions, systems, experience andprocesses. Our success is down to our people. The changing nature of our businessmeans that we're constantly looking for the brightest talent to help usfulfil our ambitions. As an experienced professional, we'll entrust youwith responsibility; this means that you'll have client contact, varietyand support from day one. We'll encourage and support you to develop your skills and reward youas you grow. Whatever your area of expertise, you'll be much more thanjust a job title; you'll be an integral part of the business where yourindividual contribution makes a difference every day. Great mindsdeserve great rewards, so we also offer a very competitive salary andbenefits package. Diversity and inclusion are integral to the success of BAE SystemsApplied Intelligence. Staying competitive in today's global marketplacerequires an organisational culture where employees with varyingperspectives, skills, life experiences and backgrounds - the best andbrightest minds - can work together to achieve excellence and realiseindividual and organisational potential. We also welcome discussionsabout flexible working. Division Overview: UK Services UK Services delivers IT Services and Consultancy to AppliedIntelligence clients based primarily in the UK. We divide our clientsinto 3 market segments; National Security, Government and EnterpriseServices. We differentiate ourselves through recognised expertise inData, Security, Digital Media and Business Solutions. Help us secure a connected world by being an unseen hero. Apply now andbe inspired. - provided by Dice ISTQB, MOBILE