Our client, a leading insurance group, is looking for a Software Testing Manager for their large technology delivery. The selected candidate will drive a high-quality testing delivery across core technology platforms, and digital and cloud API services.
Develop and build test strategies for manual, automated, and performance testing which assist the application teams to maintain high-quality software delivery.
Define and maintain quality assurance guidelines and standards across the whole firm.
Work with the key business and technology stakeholders in building the required testing strategy and framework.
Coordinate and liaise with business units, IT, external vendors, and/or project teams to resolve any testing issues or conflicts
Manage the testing teams on building test plans, testing scripts, and test reports.
Lead the testing function in the development division and drive testing governance plan for best practices.
Lead the testing in CI/CD environment.
Contributes to testing best practices across the firm.
Manage testing resources across the firm, including in-house testing teams, contractors, external vendors, and offshore resources.
Around 10 years of experience in Testing Management and Test Governance.
Experience in leading a testing functionality with testing strategy and direction.
Extensive knowledge of Software Testing, Quality Assurance, Governance, Test Engineering, and agile concepts.
Strong understanding of QA including SAT, and UAT.
Experience with at least one hybrid automation modern test framework.
Hands-on experience using Atlassian Jira and Confluence.
Strong knowledge of the Software Development Life Cycle with expertise in QA processes and methodology, specifically in Agile.
Experience with various test methods, tools, and toolkits: Functional, Automated, and Performance.
Understanding of multiple test automation tools and frameworks e.g. Cucumber, Selenium, SoapUI, UFT, SeeTest Cloud, Eclipse, Jenkins, and other CI/CD tools.
Hands-on working experience in managing test plans, test cases, and defects using tools including Jira / Xray.
Strong working experience in an Agile / DevOps environment.
Excellent communication skills in English.
Bachelor's degree from a reputed University