Test Manager - leading offshore test teams Investment Banking

Test Manager - leading offshore test teams banking

Our client a specialist banking consultancy are looking for an experienced Test Manager to manage a large offshore team with a strong testing and and consultancy / Investment Bank background . I recruited over 30 people for them last year and they have a new project they are looking to hire for at a leading IB, You will be working on site at the client, an Investment Bank in central London .

Duration: 6 Months

Location: Central London

Role description

Responsibility for improving product quality work and manages a team of test analysts. Assist the Testing team with the preparation of test plans, and the testing of software in line with company guidelines and standards. This is a Senior Test Manager role of someone who has managed large offshore test teams and has a testing consultancy background

Responsibilities / Deliverables

Evaluate, maintain and improve Testing roles and responsibilities within product development lifecycle

Take responsibility for functional duties as assigned by direct manager

In partnership with other test team leadership, facilitate the development, implementation and compliance of testing department standards

Responsible for all Test, Test Tools Development and configuration management activities

Assess and implement training and career development needs for the team

Conduct performance reviews

Manages team compliance with existing measures for reporting testing efforts

Co-Ordination of testing tasks within the team

Candidate Characteristics

Comprehensive experience and in depth knowledge of Quality Assurance and Testing

Experienced manager / leader

Able to meet agreed deadlines

Excellent co-ordinator, able to delegate tasks

Experience of working within a matrix-style structure

Experience Required

Knowledge of test improvement

Familiar with industry standards and certification such as ISO9000

Job Type : Contract/Interim

Location : City of London, London, UK, nationwide, essex, kent, surrey

Salary : 450 - 500 p day

Date Advertised : 08 Feb 2013

Sorry, this position is no longer available.

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