Test Manager

Test Manager

ic resources | Dublin, IE

Posted 11 days ago

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At BearingPoint Ireland, we are growing quickly and have a number of exciting new projects to challenge the very best Test Managers. We are working with a wide range of clients, on a number of complex projects that are transforming the way business is being done in Ireland. We are looking for a talented Test Manager to join our highly successful QA team. Our test teams play an integral role in the software development lifecycle of our projects and work with our teams to ensure the high quality that our solutions are known for. The role Manage the end-to-end test delivery for IT Projects Develop and maintain a Test Strategy document, schedules and manage project test risks Plan Test Effort & Test Approach in line with test policies and quality gates Definition of test scope based on functional and technical specifications Coordinate all test cycles across multiple working groups as aligned to the agreed plans. This may include working with client test teams and test management with respect to client led test phases Co-ordinate Junior and Senior Testers across 1 or more sprint teams to ensure successful delivery of high-quality requirements and deliverables UAT Management Defect Management Test Progress Tracking and Reporting across test phases includes various SDLC (Agile and Waterfall) Drive Test Process Improvement through detailed analysis of test related data and quality metrics Provide Test Estimates (Time and Resources) for all Test Cycles aligned to agreed plans Engage with PMs/Working Group Leads with respect to project schedule, estimates, costs, RAID items, roadblocks, etc. Participate in regular meetings with stakeholders to communicate accomplishments, plans and issues as well as any test related risks to the projects progress Enforcement of Quality Gates including provision of Test Closure Reports Drive improvements for the QA Competency that will positively impact how we deliver projects The candidate should possess: A minimum of 10 years software testing experience on complex IT projects and 5+ years experience as a Test Manager Demonstrated organisational skills, decision making skills and attention to detail Ability to work effectively at all levels of the organization and influence others to move toward consensus Experience with test management of multi-application solutions Demonstrate knowledge of Software test/release process. Thorough understanding of testing methodologies, including test automation and testing standards Excellent analytical and communications skills. Strong Communication skills working with local and remote teams providing regular updates and escalating issues when necessary Strong leadership skills, results (quality/schedule) focused, emphasizing team accountability, motivation, performance management and conflict resolution Capability of effectively negotiating with peers without direct authority Varied Test Tooling Experience including Defect Mgt and Test Management tools What we offer: You will receive a competitive salary where you are rewarded for both your individual performance and company performance. You will also receive a best-in-class benefits package including holidays, private health insurance, pension contributions, gym/club subscription, wellness programmes, mobile phone and much more. In addition, we offer: Hybrid working where each team has autonomy to determine their in-person and remote working schedule. Continuous learning we understand that it is imperative to invest in our peoples development and we provide external training at prestigious universities such as Oxford and Yale Social events our people perform best when they have a good work life balance, monthly events for all to attend Equal & inclusive culture we are committed to having a diverse and inclusive workforce where each individual feels they belong and can thrive in a work environment with a strong sense of community Mentoring & coaching every employee has a development manager to help them grow their career with feedback via continuous conversations Giving Back you will have an opportunity to join our many giving back initiatives including our commitment to sustainability. Our Emissions Calculator gathers accurate emissions data and enables our clients to understand their footprint and track progress on emission reduction and pave the way for a better future. Together, we are more than business. To see more from our people with their experiences of BearingPoint please visit our careers website About BearingPointBearingPoint is an independent management and technology consultancy with European roots and a global reach. The company operates in four units: Consulting, Solutions, Business Services, and Ventures. Consulting covers the advisory business; Solutions provides the tools for successful digital transformation, advanced analytics and regulatory requirements; Business Services provides managed services beyond SaaS; Ventures drives the financing and development of start-ups. BearingPoints clients include many of the worlds leading companies and organizations. The firm has a global consulting network with more than 10,000 people and supports clients in over 75 countries, engaging with them to achieve measurable and sustainable success.BearingPoint is an equal opportunities employer.Please click to view our privacy policy.NO AGENCIESBearingPoint does not accept unsolicited cvs from 3rd party recruitment agencies without a written agreement in place for placements. BearingPoint is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited cvs and no fee will be paid should the candidate be hired by BearingPoint.