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Test Manager- Agile - Manchester / Ewloe

  • Location: Greater Manchester
  • Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
  • Job type: Permanent
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Job Description

Test Manager - Agile, Leadership experience, Technical background - Manchester / Ewloe- competitive salary dependent on experience. Benefits include annual bonus, pension scheme, 23 days holiday plus bank holidays, childcare vouchers, free breakfast and several other incentives

The Role

A large scale company are looking for an experienced and passionate test manager to join their ever expanding mobile based team. As the test manager you will have the integral role of leading and developing a wide range of teams whilst focusing on the direction, growth and quality. Being the test manager you will be reporting to 'Head of Testing' and will be working with a wide variety of testers and senior stakeholders taking responsibility for owning and driving test leadership, delivery and excellence. You will define the testing approaches and methodologies which will compliment an agile approach to development to ensure the team has the correct skills, structure and tooling.

You will have a significant amount of autonomy in your role in utilising your expertise and bringing new ideas to the table that have a direct impact on the business.

Test Manager essential experience:

  • Leadership and management of a number of test teams across several disciplines (mobile app development, front-end and back-end development, data warehouse)
  • Attract, retain and develop testing engineers and QA talent
  • Challenge and support the testing community to achieve a high technical standard and innovative engineering culture
  • Coaching testers of all levels and Team Leads on a day-to-day basis
  • Strong influencing, communication and collaboration skills
  • Champion automated testing and continuous integration
  • Understanding of Agile values and supporting methodologies
  • A passion for continuous improvement and building a world-class engineering team

Test Manager Desirable experience:

  • Testing of web apps, mobile apps and APIs
  • Agile support tools (e.g. Atlassian, Mingle)
  • Database testing
  • Behaviour Driven Development
  • Test automation
  • Agile coaching
  • Continuous Integration
  • Monitoring and support of live applications
  • A degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience

The Company

They are an ambitious and ever expanding company who are committed to taking pride in their customers and delivering quality of service. They provide a place for consumers and providers to come together. They ensure all their services, websites, and mobile apps are easy to use and transparent; they put customers first. The company is a fast paced and innovative business that is evolving constantly. They operate in a highly regulated environment and as such ensuring that the products they produce are of the highest quality is critical to their continued success.

In addition to the salary you will be entitled to competitive benefits including:

  • Annual bonus
  • Pension scheme
  • 23 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Internal promotion
  • Flexible working hours
  • Well being benefits, such as eye tests etc
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Apply Now!

If you are an experienced and agile minded Test Manager and are looking for a new challenge where you can make a real impact in an established company then please send your CV for immediate consideration.

Test Manager - Agile, Leadership experience, Technical background - Manchester / Ewloe- competitive salary dependent on experience. Benefits include annual bonus, pension scheme, 23 days holiday plus bank holidays, childcare vouchers, free breakfast and several other incentives

Oscar Technology Limited is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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