IT Test Manager

Recruiter
Cititec Associates Limited
Location
London (Greater)
Posted
09 Jun 2018
Closes
14 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description

IT TEST MANAGER

LONDON

CONTRACT

£400 PER DAY

URGENT ROLE

My client is searching for an IT Test Manager for a role based in London.


Responsibilities

  • Establish Testing CoE (Center of Excellence) within the company.
  • Operate within the management team to assure quality of the products under development and ensure that testing effort is of the highest standard
  • Lead and manage the delivery of own area of testing.
  • Responsible for all areas, from strategy through to planning, resource management and quality
  • Tailor test approach according to varying factors such as products under test, strategy, approach, risk acceptance and direction from the client
  • Own and be responsible for all elements delivered by the team
  • Take responsibility for the production and approval of testing deliverables and achievement of testing milestones during a project.
  • Provide clear and appropriately detailed reports around progress, risks, issues and any other relevant points
  • Identify improvements to the process and assists in their implementation.
  • Maintain awareness of testing alternatives at a level where they can be analysed and the most effective testing strategy selected and agreed.
  • Manage all risks associated with the testing and takes preventative action when any risks become unacceptable.

Essential Skill Set Required:

  • Coaching and mentoring team
  • Ensuring products delivered match expectations for functionality and quality
  • Experience in leading, planning and executing quality assurance cycles across a complex and integrated set of products.
  • Experience in generating effective release metrics and progress tracking.
  • Knowledge or appreciation of various testing and life cycle management tools
  • Proven experience of Test Plans, Test Scripts and Test Execution
  • Excellent communication and collaborative skills
  • Line Management experience
  • Degree or similar in Computer Science
  • Experience in testing Windows, Web and mobile applications
  • 5+ years of test management experience
  • Excellent communication and stakeholder management skills

Desirable

  • Experience of working in a large scale organisation or environment (2000+ Users)
  • Experience of testing & automation technologies from both a technical and business perspective
  • Experience in automation testers
  • Experience in Performance testing
  • Windows 10 migration experience
  • Office 365 Experience
  • Microsoft Active Directory (OU's, Groups, GPO's/GPP's) experience

If you have the relevant skill set, please email your updated CV or call me directly on 0207 6085822

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