System Test Lead

15 Mar 2017
12 Apr 2017
Abdullah Rajput
Clearance Level
None / Undisclosed
Job Type

System Test Lead

I am currently recruiting a Test Team Lead to be based in Bracknell for one of the UK's largest IT service providers. As a Test Team Lead you will be responsible for managing and co-ordinating a variety of resources, test, technical and business across different work streams. This is initially a 6 month contract with potential extensions.

The role of the Systems Test Lead is to deliver their test tasks in line with the programme schedule. The role will be responsible for the delivery of Systems Testing, the scope of which covers the validation of the configuration of the SaaS applications delivered by the suppliers, focus being on the non-standard configuration and validation of the migrated data transformed from the existing HR systems supporting the 38 countries

The role would greatly benefit from someone with a background in HR systems. Technologies in use Oracle HCM Fusion and Taleo and Silk Test for test and defect management.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Production of Systems Test Plan(s)
  • Generate Test Scenarios for multiple interfaces
  • Manage the review of the Test Scenarios with the Technical and Business Teams
  • Generation of detailed Test Scripts / Steps and supporting data, using test and technical resources
  • Management, co-ordination and reporting on activities and tasks to support SIT
  • Management and co-ordination of test execution; execution of the tests according to the test schedule
  • Test Issue Management - Support the management of test issues by raising and reviewing defects
  • Attend test issue triage reviews
  • RAID management - identify, record and maintain
  • Regular progress reporting of test status
  • Prepare for, schedule and chair the Test Readiness Review(s)
  • Attend meetings as and when required
  • Provide input to the test planning and resourcing, identify additional resource requirements and schedule changes

Key Deliverables:

  • Test Plans
  • Test Scenarios and Test Scripts
  • Test Metrics/Progress Reports/Dashboards during test execution
  • Test Reports, completion and progress
  • RAID
  • Project Plans (MSP)

If you have any interest please give me a call on 02076541422 or email me at