Test Lead - Glasgow

Recruiter
Harvey Nash
Location
Glasgow, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
18 Sep 2019
Closes
25 Sep 2019
Ref
1266817137
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Harvey Nash's Glasgow based client is looking for an experienced Test Lead on an initial 6 month contract. You will have vast amounts of experience of delivering test management activities in large-scale complex environments and experience of leading a team of Test Analysts and Subject Matter Experts from the business area.

An overview of the assignment -
  • Provide testing advice and guidance to the programme team.
  • Definition of a robust testing processes in line with ISTQB standards
  • Planning of testing, creation of test documentation (Test Approach/Test Schedules).
  • Identification and production of test metrics and progress reports to monitor progress of planned test activities.
  • Highlight issues and risks identified and support their resolution.
  • Regular communication with Programme and Project Managers, Delivery partners and key stakeholders on all aspects of the testing lifecycle.
  • Support test team members in test preparation / test execution activities.
  • Management of the release process for software builds delivered into testing.
  • Co-ordinate and control the defect management process.

Essential Skills required include (but should not be limited to) -
  • Experience of delivering test management activities in large-scale complex environments.
  • Experience of leading a team of Test Analysts and Subject Matter Experts from the business area.
  • Ability to understand, interpret, deliver and measure against business-driven requirements.
  • Ability to plan and monitor multiple long term testing activities in line with project goals.
  • Experience of working with delivery partners.
  • Experience/Knowledge of defect management methodologies.
  • Experience/Knowledge of software release processes.
  • Excellent communication and leadership skills.
  • ISTQB qualified - minimum Intermediate level.

For more information please contact Craig Ross on .

This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/87978304

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