Anson McCade Ltd - IT and Finance Recruitment
04 Feb 2017
04 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Manager – Software Testing (Capital Markets/ UAT/ Business Development)


The Role

Our household name client is seeking to expand its small but already elite Software Testing (Capital Markets/UAT/ Business Development) team, providing more than the average delivery service for a wide range of Tier 1 clients. As Senior Manager you will be on the forefront of providing a full approach for clients that entails developing and implementing strategy, testing applications and rectifying a variety of project issues and obstacles.  This holistic approach differs from major competitors, as the team will go above and beyond the standard delivery model. 

A major element of the role will also be to manage test automation as well as scrutinise existing practices in order to offer the best advice for overall improvement. For this role you will have a strong and deep understanding of Capital Markets in order to liaise with clients representing the pinnacle of this sector, whilst simultaneously growing the business through customer engagement and the seeking out of new business prospects.

The Responsibilities

  • Operate with a role model mentality; always be aware of the needs, skills and potential of junior colleagues
  • Work with leads from several departments to develop new and existing business opportunities in testing
  • Build testing roadmaps and define best testing practices
  • Manage key stakeholder relationships across all practice clients
  • Strive to always be aware of existing and potential obstacles that arise from a diverse and interdepartmental workforce collaborating on shared projects
  • Design and implement strategies for complex test delivery

The Requirements

  • Candidates without consulting experience will not be considered, regardless of industry or seniority
  • A deep understanding of Capital Markets/ Corporate Banking/ Treasury Services
  • Sector knowledge to the extent that new propositions and solutions can be devised under your own initiative
  • Experience in several areas of software testing (functional/non function/ UAT)
  • ISEB foundation (or equivalent)
  • Capabilities with tools and packages such as HP Quality Centre
  • Networking skills to help solidify practice growth and reputation
  • Strong communication skills for the purpose of client liaison, stakeholder management and translating between both the technical and business sides of the role
  • A strong academic and professional record

For further information or to register your interest, call Michael Kelly or send across your CV

Reference: AMC*MKE

Type: Permanent

Location: London

Salary: £85,000 - £110,000 plus monetary benefits, attractive bonus scheme and pension

Contact: Michael Kelly