Senior Test Manager

Jenrick Commercial
Brighton, UK
01 Jul 2019
26 Jul 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Test Manager, Up to £82,500 Base + Great Bonus + Benefits, Agile working available, Lovely Blue Chip CompanyThis role is also suitable for agile working. This means our client would consider a Senior Test Manager who is looking for a more flexible working arrangement, where your hours and work location are managed according to business, customer and personal needs. For this role, you would be based in our clients Redhill and Brighton office.

Overview of the Senior Test Manager:

As a Senior Test Manager you will have an important role in the delivery of the transformation and business growth objectives through Test services. You will drive successful project delivery with a focus governance and customer outcomes.

As the business continues to mature their delivery capability, you will contribute by finding innovative ways of developing their testing processes.

Energy, creativity and a collaborative approach are key behaviours that underpin this role. As this is also a Senior Test Manager role the ability to push back and also stand firm is also important.

Principal Accountabilities of the Senior Test Manager:
Drives the Test Delivery of a large, complex project consisting of multiple technology suppliers and business customers.

Direct and lead a test team comprised of internal staff and 3rd party providers

Creates the test approach that uses appropriate methodologies, tools and resourcing to ensure effective testing

Identify opportunities to enhance and implement the automation strategy and QA approach for project including taking ownership of Continuous Testing

Delivers effective & timely communication & reporting

Understands the principles of Business Transformation and is able to translate these principles into business/people change activities and project outcomes

Senior Test Manager Skills Required:

Outstanding test management experience and proven delivery track record of change / transformation.

Excellent communication, interpersonal and presentation skills in order to influence internal and external stakeholders

Leadership experience including working with Business Analysts and Test Managers / Analysts.

Curious & Courageous - Seeks Knowledge and understanding in order to challenge the norm. Likely to challenge constructively and ask questions

Learning Agility - Proactively stretches and develops to enable success

Agile Mindset - Adjust to accommodate approaches taken by other, open to different views and ways of approaching problems. Try things outside of your comfort zone

Strategic Thinking - Seeking solutions that work in the long term. Balancing the demands of today with long term progress

ISTQB Advanced Test Manager
Agile and Scrum
Test Driven Development
Continuous Testing

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