Business Test Manager (initially 6 month contract)

  • Job Reference: 7711
  • Date Posted: 24 July 2022
  • Website: https://www.thomasdessain.com/
  • Location: Jersey
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

URGENTLY SEEKING strong candidate to join Project Scotland team to manage and support changes introduced on Digital and Mobile platforms, building strong relationships and supporting and upskilling perm resources; manage and report on user acceptance testing; managing a small / medium sized team of business test analysts; production of overall test delivery plan defining business test deliverable milestones; monitoring progress against plan and developing plans and strategies to recover; lead portfolio of change and manage UAT tests including concurrent engagement; train and educate permanent Test resources; escalation point for testing resources assigned to projects and programmes for risks; take actions to identify and recommend solutions; oversee quality standards; adhere to testing methodology, fusing approved processes, standards and software; help develop test planning, preparing, reporting and financial reporting processes; develop risk-based user acceptance test strategies and plans; report defects and assist wit solutions; produce clear and accurate reports based on test phase outcomes.
Requirements are excellent communication, documentation, reporting, planning and defect management skills; strong structured / method based planning and digital testing experience; strong UAT / Business Test Background and Principles understanding; strong Stakeholder Management skills and ability to form strong relationships; excellent test management tools experience – ALM, JIRA and Confluence; excellent understanding of test estimations for projects and change requests; range of test methodology (waterfall / Agile) experience; strong Team management experience; ability to multi-task and multi-task; good understanding of risks management and test phases; experience managing multiple test projects and agile working/concepts; experience in root cause analysis, process improvements and simplification.