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Test Manager
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Recruiter: Dixons Carphone
Listed on: 23rd September
Location: Acton, London
Salary Notes: Competitive
Type: Permanent
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 22260_expired
Contact Name: Dixons Carphone

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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.