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Test Manager

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Recruiter: Dixons Carphone
Listed on: 23rd September 2019
Location: London
Salary/Rate: Competitive
Salary Notes: Competitive
Type: Permanent
Start Date: ASAP

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Role summary
The Test Manager supports the Test Lead in defining and ensuring adherence to the testing strategy, quality framework and methodology across all IT teams. Guides, assures and directs test activities being undertaken across IT, including by suppliers. When required, directly engages with projects and programmes to define their delivery test strategy and plan.
Key responsibilities:

Champion and contribute to the enterprise IT test strategy, test quality framework and supporting standards and policies to ensure the most cost effective, timely and appropriate risk-based testing approaches are utilised to fulfil commercial requirements
Provide testing best practice advice and guidance to test and non-testing resource (e.g. for UAT) and maintain an understanding of industry trends in testing
Engage directly with external delivery and test services partners and ensure that services provided are compliant with standards and policy and that kpis for Quality are met by the project teams
When required for select initiatives, undertake test planning, specification, management, execution and reporting within timescales and cost constraints to meet functional and non-functional requirements

Key skills 

Experience of testing in Agile, Waterfall and hybrid delivery environments
Experience of utilising test automation approaches and tools
Experience of management of outsourced test service providers
Experience of working with engineering and IT Operations teams in applying DevOps best practices, including the use of Continuous Delivery (i.e. Automation
Experience of RetailExperience of testing SAP products, ideally in a retail environment

Benefits 

DCG Pension Plan 
Life Assurance 
Maximum bonus opportunity 
Onsite Gym & Discounted gym membership

Beyond that, we'll be with you every step of the way, enabling you to get the most out of your role. Training plans are a given, and you'll have access to additional e-learning resources to really see your career develop in the way you want. We're building a team that brings technology to people, making their lives better, easier and fuller, and you can be part of it.