Test Manager / Tester - Manchester £40 - 50K

Manchester
£40000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
28 Aug 2013
25 Sep 2013
NDTestMgr
Nick Derham
IT
Permanent
Full Time
Test Manager / Senior Software Tester - Greater Manchester - £40-50K. Our growing client in Manchester is currently looking for an experienced Software Test Manager / Tester to assist in developing and implementing testing strategies, best practice processes and automated testing methodologies with a view on continuous improvement of testing capabilities.

The role will be to build and develop a team of testers to deliver the business testing
requirements. A hands-on role, it will involve co-ordinating and managing all testing activity
across the software development lifecycle and systems maintenance roadmap working to
improve speed and effectiveness. The job will also involve regular QA testing on testing
deliverables and the job holder will be expected to jump in and help out when the team need
assistance or higher levels of skill.
Essential skills and experience:
Proven track record of managing medium-sized testing teams in complex financial
services environments (to include recruiting, appraisals, performance management,
etc.).
Advanced ISEB/ISTQB Testing certification.
Testing in house and externally developed systems and applications using VB, C#,
Access and SQL Server.
3rd party testing supplier relationship management.
Ability to think strategically about testing solutions and methodologies.
Effective planner, with strong organisation and time management skills.
Experience of working with test tools such as HP QC 10.

Please email your CV to nick.derham@adriasolutions.co.uk and call 01625874399 for full details.

Adria Solutions is acting as an employment agency on behalf of our client.