We are recruiting for a Head of Testing to work split between remote and the Docklands.
The role is a Fixed Term contract until June 2023, paying the equivalent of £90-100k
A strong test management background with a proven track record of delivering quality through proficient testing in large, complex projects involving external suppliers in an onshore / offshore environment.
The management through effective collaboration with multiple suppliers of several release test phases operating in parallel.
A proven track record of leading a testing team (15+ FTE) for the delivery of a major platform including:
conducting Functional, Non-functional, Data migration, Service transition and Operational acceptance testing for e-commerce projects.
performance testing in a high online/batch volume environment (millions of on-line users, millions of batch transactions).
Experience in working within a structured environment using test management methodologies and quality management systems defining and developing robust testing artefacts (e.g. strategy, plans, approach), on large and complex testing programmes.
Experience in working at senior management level and able to work successfully with a wide range of stakeholders including suppliers, commercial, operational, product development and Programme Management Office teams.
Experienced in project management fundamentals working in both waterfall and agile delivery methods.
Experience of industry recognised:
Test automation tools (eg. Selenium)
Test planning and administration tools (eg. HPQC, JIRA)
Experienced at providing timely testing metrics and data points to key project stakeholders in support of informed decision-making processes