Test Manager Permanent

Recruiter
Unspecified
Location
St Margarets-At-Cliffe
Posted
10 Jan 2018
Closes
19 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
FPSG are looking to build a
Test Team for a
Central Scotland based Client who require a
Test Manager to start ASAP on a permanent basis.

As the first key member of the
Test Team, you will be pivotal in the hiring, mentoring and development of the
Test Engineers who will follow your lead on conducting
endtoend testing.

Your experience will include a broad and thorough understanding of
test management and you will be comfortable and familiar with
developing test strategy. Within the role your technical leadership skills will steer the successful testing of individual services, applications and components. It will be your responsibility to deliver systems that meet the defined requirements and are free from defects.

As
Test Manager you will be active in contributing to activities around
transformation, providing
reference documentation where relevant and also confirm that the systems meet their stated
functional requirements, are fully compliant with all associated legislation whilst ensuring that they realise the specified quality attributes for
nonfunctional requirements.

Essential Technical Skills:

Experience of working under both
waterfall and
agile methods of
project management. In particular you must be proficient in
iterative software development and understand the associated responsibilities, practices and artefacts. The ability to communicate clearly and consistently on these, and other elements of the
software development lifecycle, with the wider team, is also important.
Proficient in
systems integration testing, including experience of
testing integration with thirdparty
web APIs.
Experience of
Leverage provided tooling to support
system testing activities.
Experience of
Browser Layout
testing for
responsive websites and
testing on different browsers and/or devices.
Experience of
Performance
testing,
load
testing and
stress testing
Experience of
API testing and maintaining existing framework.
Experience of
Accessibility testing to address the needs with different disabilities.
Experience of
JUnit,
TestNG frameworks,
perceptual or
visual test automation of the
responsive web UI.

As the role is based in
Central Scotland, you will require the right to work here and be prepared to undergo, or renew your
BPSS /
Basic Disclosure Scotland checks. NB.Visa sponsorship is NOT possible at this time for candidates who may require it.

An excellent rewards package is on offer and can be bespoked around your own circumstances and experience.


Next steps:

If you meet the above criteria and would like to learn more about the full, extensive job description and interview process, please submit your CV (ideally in Word format, please) ASAP.


Equal Opportunities:


FPSG is committed to equal opportunities regardless of gender, race, disability, sexual orientation, religion or belief and age.


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