QA Test manager

City of London Permanent £60,000
  • Working on a transformation project
  • Leading a dynamic team in the transport industry

About Our Client

QA Test manager

My client plays an ever more crucial role in Britain, with long term growth in customer and freight, they brings together all passenger and freight operators, providing services and support to enable them to succeed by delivering better services for customers.

Job Description

QA Test manager

Key Responsibilities:

  • Produce and maintain test plans across the lifecycle of the project for all aspects of Acceptance and E2E Testing.
  • Where appropriate assist with developing internal test practices across the organisation and ensuring delivery of testing services that complies to the organisational quality assurance policy, practices and test strategy.
  • Test Estimation to ensure that the effort for testing on projects is correctly captured and tracked.
  • Management of testing deliverables across assigned project and BAU releases.
  • Maintenance and preparation of Test reports on the frequency agreed to with Senior QA Manager and Project team and stakeholders.
  • Definition of Acceptance Test criteria and working with Business Stakeholders to sign off user test requirements and test acceptance criteria.
  • Day to day management of the test resources and line/career management of staff.
  • Creating and delivering all key QA deliverables - Test plans, strategies, scope, requirement traceability, test objective matrices, test cases, test reports (including defect management)
  • Ensuring that all testing and QA deliverables are managed within timelines and deadlines set by the relevant project team.
  • Maintain and build functional and non-functional testing for relevant systems using approved automation tools as per QA framework and practises.
  • Have a good understanding of automation and its application
  • Good working knowledge of automation tools - Selenium Open Source, Robot Framework, Python, ReadyAPI, Saucelabs, LoadRunner etc

The Successful Applicant

QA Test manager

The successful candidate will be expected to:

  1. Demonstrate management experience in testing of projects and releases.
  2. Demonstrate a strong background in ISTQB driven testing principles
  3. Demonstrate knowledge of key waterfall and iterative processes.
  4. Have knowledge of industry tools like JIRA, Confluence, ALM, Office etc
  5. Have knowledge of and experience with open-source tools like Selenium Web driver, Python, Robot Framework.
  6. Have experience in working with DevOps set ups and CI/CD
  7. Have exposure or knowledge with web applications, CRM systems.
  8. Demonstrate active problem solving and resource management.
  9. Have experience with stakeholder management and third-party relationships.

What's on Offer

QA Test manager

Benefits include:

  • 26 days annual leave (plus bank holidays, Christmas shopping leave & Moving House Day)
  • 75% reduction on UK rail travel (for work and leisure)
  • Reduced International rail travel
  • Flexible working
  • Subsidised Private Medical Care
  • Nuffield Health discount
  • Defined benefit Pension Scheme
  • Interest free season ticket loan
  • Personal Development Days
  • Vodafone Advantage Scheme

Funmi Dominic
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Phone number
+44 207 269 6232

Job summary

Quality Assurance
Transport & Distribution
City of London
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Consultant name
Funmi Dominic
Consultant phone
+44 207 269 6232
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