QA Testing Manager - Investment Banking IT - £90k

£80000 - £90000 per annum + benefits & bonus
30 Aug 2013
27 Sep 2013
Andrew Langthorne
Full Time

QA Testing Manager - Investment Banking IT - £90k

My client is a T1 investment bank who require the QA Testing Manager to lead the testing on number of development projects within their Application Services space.


  • Management of the offshore based testing team and vendor resources.
  • Coordination with PM's to ensure transparency across Risk Engine Projects.
  • Resource and dependency planning.
  • Escalation point/Issue resolution for testing issues.
  • Definition of testing strategy in coordination with Risk Engine Managers and Sub-Domain Manager.
  • Planning and execution of the Risk Engine Test Strategy.
  • Build out of functional and non functional testing.
  • Reporting and managing senior management expectation.
  • Adherence to release and test standards are managed within the team.
  • Review of test team and vendor team tasks and deliverables.


  • Front Office Risk and PnL experience
  • Exposure to testing Risk Platforms
  • Extensive experience of managing testing teams, across multiple projects within a complex environment
  • Experience defining and driving test strategy
  • Extensive knowledge of test and quality processes
  • Extensive knowledge of technical testing and non-functional testing
  • Proven record of delivering projects building out testing functions with a
  • Previous experience working effectively in globally diverse teams and matrixed organizations
  • Ability to proactively initiate, develop and maintain effective working relationships with team members
  • Demonstrated ability to cooperate with a variety of people and achieve results

Please submit your CV in Word format for a confidential discussion.