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Test Lead/Manager

Permanent @Garniche Jobs UK in IT
  • LE18, South Wigston, Leicestershire View on Map
  • Post Date : September 21, 2022
  • Apply Before : October 22, 2022
  • Salary: $4,000,045,000.00 - $45,000.00
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  • Job ID 248430

Job Description

Hybrid- 3 days' per week in the Leicester office**

The Company

A specialist provider of innovative workplace solutions that improve employees’ day-to-day experiences – our aim is to increase productivity, encourage creativity and collaboration, and drive better business performance for our clients. Our comprehensive and fully integrated range of marketing and business support solutions are underpinned by best-in-class technology, process automation and amazing people, and we pride ourselves on combining creativity and innovation to deliver exceptional brand experiences and improved workplace performance for some of the world's leading brands.

ACCOUNTABILITIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Test Lead / Manager Specific Responsibilities

* Project and Programme level test management activities on all work

* Estimation and all planning activities for functional and non-functional test phases

* Creation and implementation of Test Strategy, Plan, RAID log and test document reviews

* Detailed and accurate reporting of progress both weekly and at quality gate points to the wider project teams, stakeholders and clients where applicable

* Create statistics, monitor and report on testing progress, burn-down of resources/time and RAID escalations

* Establish and agree quality gates and ensure all Entry, Exit and Suspension criteria are adhered to

* Overall Defect Management responsibility

* Environment management, release and configuration management

* Responsible for handover to BAU and Support Teams following Testing

* Responsible for gaining test sign off

* Professional and personal development of Test Analysts and team members including appraisals

* Provide training and mentorship to staff

* Responsible for continuous improvements of the testing function, team, documentation and all processes

* To review testing tools on an annual basis

* Input into the overall testing strategy and approach at department level

SKILLS

Understanding of the Company procedures and processes

Verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to adapt style to the relevant audience and give presentations

Strong organisational and effective time management skills

The ability to handle a variety of tasks and priorities at the same time under pressure

Excellent team player while able to work individually

Ability to work well under pressure, whilst meeting deadlines

Must adhere to high quality standards

Ability to apply knowledge and experience in various business environments

Ability to work under own initiative

Strong leadership, motivational and organisational skills

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE

Minimum five years experience of some or all of the relevant technical / software skills for the role

Experience of day-to-day managing teams for projects or programmes of work

Experience of conducting performance reviews and dealing with challenging employee issues

ISTQB Software Tester Manager Level status

GCSE Maths and English (Grade C or above) or equivalent

A Levels or equivalent preferably including technical or IT subjects

Degree in technical or IT subjects preferable

Experience of budgetary planning and time/resource management

Experience of working under pressure

Transactional print experience advantageous

Please note that due to the high volume of responses we receive, only successful applicants will be contacted.

If you'd like to learn more about this role, please get in touch with Natalie!

Please only apply if you have the right to work in the UK. NO sponsorship offered.

Devonshire is an equal opportunity employer and we encourage job applications from people of all backgrounds. All qualified applicants will receive consideration regardless of gender, race, religion, age, disability, sexual orientation or marital status