Test Manager

  • Location:

    Edinburgh, Scotland

  • Sector:

    Technology & Transformation

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Zoe MacMillan

  • Contact email:

    zoe.macmillan@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/506426

  • Published:

    3 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-01-10

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Test Manager - platform delivery / automation / Salesforce


Are you an experienced Test Manager looking for the opportunity to drive the test strategy for a growing team in a leading investments company?

This is an exciting time to join this company; as a Test Manager you will be responsible for growing the Test team with platform delivery to improve the overall capability of the team. The team will focus on testing SAAS applications so will test the configuration of applications rather than functionality. This role would be ideal for a candidate with strong leadership experience who is confident defining strategy and troubleshooting project issues.


Role responsibilities include:

* Overseeing platform test delivery acting as the key point of contact for the business and product managers

* Define the test strategy and ensure projects are delivered both on time and meeting the business needs. You will be the escalation point for any project issues

* You will manage Test Leads with responsibility for multiple test teams. You will be responsible for identify training needs, creating training plans and growing the team

* Set best practice to ensure consistency in testing across platform delivery


You'll bring:

* Sold track record in a Test Manager role

* Experience of testing and test automation of SAAS applications, knowledge of Salesforce, and cloud technologies such as Azure would be advantageous

* Experience working on large transformation programmes and leading multiple test teams

* Knowledge of investments would be beneficial, ideally with experience working closely with sales & marketing teams


This is an excellent opportunity to play a key role in implementing the test strategy for a market leading investments company - for more information, please apply in the first instance.

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