Test Lead/Test Manager Enterprise Software Transformation Experience at IT Connections Ltd, Milton Keynes and Remote, £400 per day

£400 per day
  • Outside Spy
  • Remote (Milton Keynes and Remote, UK)
  • Sep 07, 2021
Duration not stated

Contract Description

Test Lead/Test Manager assignment. Working on a major enterprise software development programme. 3 month initial assignment Outside IR35

The initial focus for the Functional Test Lead/Manager will be to:

- Review of the Requirements documents to ensure that they are not ambiguous and to help derive the agreed acceptance criteria that, once met, will determine that a requirement has been met by the solution
- Prepare the relevant Detailed Test Plans and identification of high level scenarios
- Work with the business functions in order to perform tests or to sign off on results
- Support the Senior Test Manager in the regular review of test team resource profiles and effort estimate required to perform the testing activities

During the test preparation and execution phases the Functional Test Lead will:
- Support the Senior Test Manager in the Test Assurance activities of supplier builds (development and test activities) to provide confidence that a robust test and quality process is being followed with the objective of reducing the number of issues found in later test phases.
- Plan, prepare and manage the Functional testing required to deliver the Programme scope (this will include Systems Integration Testing, extensive User Acceptance Testing including Business Process validation and significant regression testing of downstream systems)
- Manage test analysts in the production of and execution of test scripts

Experience Required
- 5 years experience working as a Test Lead/Manager in similar roles on similar transformational IT programmes
- experience of working with 3rd party suppliers responsible for the development and delivery of the main software component
- experience of managing a team of test analysts
- experience of working with senior business representatives through acceptance test phases
- strong Risks Issue management - proactive identification and mitigation thereof
- experience of working with tools like Jira and ALM or similar