Job Description

£350/day INSIDE IR35

Test Manager – Automated Testing - e2e – eCommerce Estate

Test Manager – Automated Testing - e2e – eCommerce Estate

Contract – Until December 2021 (Renewable)

Dunton (near Basildon), Essex

Rate: £350 per Day – INSIDE IR35

One of the world’s leading engineering and manufacturing organisations is seeking a Test Manager to work in the integration team responsible for managing e2e testing of current state and create a future state strategy for testing and automation across eCommerce (on-line sales, services, customer experience).

There will also be a need to manage code across lower environments and co-ordinate the promotion of code across all teams, through all test cycles.

Main Tasks & Responsibilities

Test Manager – Automated Testing - e2e – eCommerce estate

> Manage a purchased service test team of circa 10 people across distributed locations

> Own and manage the e2e test plan for each release

> Own and manage lower environments/end points

> Providing real time updates as to test progress across releases, clearly stating where blockers exist and proactively working to resolve defects to keep testing on track.

> Champion and drive as much test automation as possible.

> Understand issues at the detail level and be able to articulate them at an executive level.

> Help the purchased service team to be effective

Essential Skills & Experience

Test Manager – Automated Testing - e2e – eCommerce estate

~ 5+ Years testing/lead testing/ automated test management experience

~ TDD mind-set – Agile

~ Experience as Test engineer

~ Experience in coaching others

~ Experience of large disparate programs

~ Experience and proven track record of being an excellent communicator to stakeholders at different levels

~ Experience of having worked on a complex program where you have had to show well-developed analytical and problem-solving ability with a strategic, business mind-set, including an ability to assess risks and propose appropriate mitigation actions based on professional judgment.

~ High degree of initiative, self-motivation and ability to work autonomously.

~ Ability to balance day to day deliverables with focus on strategy, planning and analysis

~ Ability to deal with ambiguity, competing business requirements and priorities. Assertiveness to get the competing and varying requirements prioritization agreed and executed

~ Ability to quickly understand and assimilate business information / knowledge.

~ Customer First mind-set

Test Manager – Automated Testing e2e – eCommerce estate