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Programme test manager

The role:

We're looking for a programme test manager to work on client site, to create test strategies for strategic deliveries and manage testing in alignment with the documented and approved strategies. Our client works within a fast paced environment and is undergoing a change in delivery approach in order to streamline, increase quality and speed to market.

Main responsibilities:

You will be managing the testing for defined programmes of work within the international portfolio. Tasks include:

  • Creating and obtaining sign off to testing strategy
  • Identifying and managing RAIDS across the portfolio of work
  • Being the interface between the programme and test teams, with the ability to manage and keep 'noise' away from the test delivery teams
  • Ability to create and manage testing schedules
  • Ability to manage and resolve conflict
  • Create communications for senior stakeholders
  • Familiar with HP QC

     

    Experience:

    In order to be successful in this role the individual must:

  • Have strong relationship management skills, and be able to adapt their communication style to build positive relationships with multiple personality types
  • Be able to respond positively to change whilst ensuring that thorough impact assessment is conducted against the test plan
  • Be a strategic thinker and have the ability to identify flexible approaches which enable deliveries to accept change but ensure that all governance is adhered to
  • Have experience managing deliveries from functional and non-functional teams
  • Must have an understanding of Life and Pensions business
  • Experience of working within in an international organisation desirable
  • Ability to work with teams situated in disparate locations

  • Qualifications/skills required:

  • Understanding of performance and security testing advantageous
  • Be able to communicate effectively with all levels of seniority
  • Direct and motivate others


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