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Test Manager - Preston - 6 months - £450 pd ltd - preston , United Kingdom

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Test Manager - Preston - 6 months - £450 pd ltd

My client is an established Defence and Engineering organisation who has an exciting opportunity available for a Test Manager to join an initial 6 months contract out of their Preston offices. 

Ultimately, you will have overall responsibility for the full lifecycle of testing activities on a project. This includes defining the testing and acceptance strategy for a project or programme, planing and co-ordinating the execution of these plans and managing the relationship with the client with regards to the testing, acceptance and test results. 


+ Manage the testing activities within a development project or programme
+ Define the testing strategy and manage the agreement of plans with the relevant stakeholders 
+ Plan the functional, non-functional and acceptance tests and manage the execution of these plans
+ Production and approval of testing deliverables 
+ Manage all risks associated with the testing and takes preventative action when risks are unacceptable 
+ Plan, arrange and control meetings, workshops and relations with client / user staff 
+ Lead reviews of requirements and schematic diagrams for early defect prevention 
+ Ensure the collection and reporting of key metrics 
+ Review Bids and testing estimates


+ Proven track record in building high calibre software testing teams 
+ Proven track record of software automation 
+ Strong understanding of the issues and processes required to deliver high quality applications
+ Ability to communicate to both technical and non-technical audiences
+ Track record in innovation in relation to business model and process re-engineering
+ Collaborative, team based work and problem solving style
+ Strong planning, team management, delegation and mentoring skills
+ Strategic thinker, ability to simplify and communicate complex concepts
+ Able to work within a virtual environment and in managing and supporting teams in different locations

If interested and you match the criteria above, please send your CV for immediate consideration. For more details, please contact Burhan at Advantage Resourcing on 0161 871 8270.

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preston , United Kingdom

IT / Testing & QA

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Job Title: Test Manager - Preston - 6 months - £450 pd ltd

Location: preston , United Kingdom

Job Type: Temp Position

Reference ID: 822705

Posted Date: 12/02/2019

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