Test Manager

New Malden
£55000 - £70000 per annum
11 Jan 2017
08 Feb 2017
Neil Tovey
Clearance Level
Job Type
Your experience in Software or systems Test Strategy, Test Planning Test Forecasting and Test Risk Management and proven team management skills, will play a crucial part in line managing a software test team. Using your background in software test management, you will manage the release of product and software projects to ensure the required quality is achieved and the release process is followed.

You will be working for a worldwide company with over 100 years of history in the marine and navigation industries working on a variety of exciting and challenging defence programs. A competitive salary, benefits package and transparent career development (with training opportunities) are on offer within this vibrant environment.

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About the Job:

The client requires a Software Test Manager to provide line management and engineering leadership for systems/products and projects for Test Strategy, Test Planning Test Forecasting and Test Risk Management. This job includes:
Line Management and staff development of the Software Test Team (approx 8 permanent staff)
Provides Marine domain training and support to product development teams
Liaison with and supporting the Software Test Team Lead.
Maintain and continuously improve the test tool & processes (including processes common across product families)
Liaise with the Technical Manager to ensure full understanding and evolution of the Engineering Roadmap
Liaison with internal stakeholders, including Product Line Management, Project Managers and Engineering Management
Liaison with external stakeholders, including suppliers

About You:

To be an ideal fit for this job, you will need leadership, management and staff development experience for complex systems/products/software testing (specifically knowledge of testing a product inside a system). You will need experience in identifying and managing project risks and experience in creating test strategies for complex systems, products & software.

Test Manager
New Malden
£55,000 - £70,000

Keywords: Software, Test, Test planning, System test, Navigation, Marine, Management, Staff development, Risk, Leadership, Planning.

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

This is a permanent role.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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