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Systems operator Testing Services (SOTS) Test Manager
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Recruiter: Spring Group Plc
Listed on: 16th February
Location: Warwick
Salary/Rate: £450 - £600
Type: Contract
Start Date: asap
Reference: 410192-A_1550314776_expired
Contact Name: Saira Younis

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Systems Operator Testing Services (SOTS) Test Manager/Warwick/6 months/Contract
Are you looking for your next career move, a chance to become part of an established and sustained company, or just simply looking for a change, then this is a chance not to be missed!
Spring Technology are currently recruiting on behalf of one of our leading Clients who are seeking an experienced Systems Operator Testing Services Test Manager
Role: Systems Operator Testing Services (SOTS) Test Manager
Location: Warwick
The Client Is looking for a Test Manager To engage and resource the clients System Operator's testing requirements to support and deliver Projects/Programmes assuring quality and ensuring applications are delivered into a production environment that are well understood and fit for purpose.
Working with the clients Systems Operator Programme & Project delivery teams, selected application & service suppliers and the clients SO businesses & operations teams the
Test Manager will be accountable to assure, govern and approve all aspects of Testing including execution of test strategies, test planning, test creation & execution, defect management & resolution and relationship management.
Using appropriate testing tools and techniques which adhere to agreed clients SO Testing policy and standards, this role will ensure that new and modified software, together with interfaces; perform as specified and anticipated by the business requirements and functional specification documentation.

Accountabilities and responsibilities of the SOTS Test Manager
Delivery of approved clients SO Test Strategy (where the TEAM requires the TM to create the Test Strategy)
Sign off of the Requirements Traceability Matrices
Agreement, management and regular review of testing KPI's and SLA's both as an internal service provider and externally to manage supplier deliverables where appropriate and support the external Market Participants and Settlement providers where required.
Direct Management of the clients SO test team to deliver the approved test phases through assurance and governance
Responsibility to ensure testing best practice, processes, policies and appropriate tool usage are applied to Clients SO application delivery

Essential Skill set

Good experience of formal testing methodologies
Able to demonstrate an understanding of the full test life cycle.
Knowledge of formal defect management & resolution processes
A strong understanding of the principles of testing
Able to differentiate between the different types of testing and their purposes.
Knowledge of at least one Test Repository (e.g. VSTS)
Excellent communication and stakeholder management skills.
Consultative; keeping team, PMO, management and customers 'in the loop'

If this role sounds of interest to yourself and you are suited to this role please send your CV to
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