Software Test Manager
Salary £50000 - £55000 per annum
Location Greater Manchester
Consultant Jonathan Basnett
Date posted 31 October 2016
A well established financial services business in South Manchester have a new opportunity for a Test Manager to join them on a permanent basis. You will be joining at the cusp of a major digital transformation project and will be responsible for implementing your best practices on the team that work in an agile environment.
About the Test Manager role:
Integrating within a larger project team and following agile principles you will successfully collaborate with various stakeholders and colleagues across multiple specialisms. These could include; end users, key client representatives, business analysts, designers, developers, operations teams and more. Specific activities can range from preparing and executing tests to defining strategies, implementing process improvements and coaching others.
This also includes developing automated test frameworks and scripts. Throughout this process you will apply your proven expertise and skills with enthusiasm to deliver high quality outputs, utilising industry best practice and innovation. You will be responsible for helping clients realise the business value they desire, performing all aspects of testing to ensure applications meet business and user needs and are delivered to impeccable standards.
- Excellent knowledge of Agile software testing methodologies
- Strong OAT experience
- Very strong attention to detail and relaying bugs/errors to the development function
- Excellent organisation and self management abilities
- Advanced communication, stakeholder engagement and collaboration skills
- Advanced testing automation technology knowledge
Given the scope of projects and programmes that are being initiated this post holder will be given the remit to further define the organisations test function. This will include developing the team further and implementing your best practices and processes through this.
If you are looking for an exciting new opportunity to become a Test Manager with a financial services organisation in South Manchester then I encourage you to apply. For further details please get in contact via: firstname.lastname@example.org - 07780481901