Job Details

$800 per day
Job Type
Peter Thomson
Contact email
Email Peter
19 days ago
Long Term Projects
Flexible Working Arrangements
Integration Testing 
We are looking for an experienced Senior Test Manager to join a large banking and financial services investment  banking sector on an initial 6 month contract.
You will be responsible for managing multiple projects with the project allocation varying from project to project.
The Test Managers will be flexible with;
Responsibilities include:
  • Manage and oversee the UAT Planning, Preparation, Execution & Governance within Projects
  • Develop and prepare the UAT deliverables of;
  • Business test plan/ strategy
  • Test Schedule & Test Resource plans/estimates
  • Daily Test Execution Updates
  • Test Summary Reports
  • Traceability of requirements to testing
Work very closely with the Business stakeholders / Business Owners to:
  • Agree on the scope of testing
  • Secure and coordinate business SME’s for testing
  • Support and coach the business SME’s / Business Owners across any area Testing as needed
Manage all Integration Testing across the projects:
  • Work closelt with Project Stakeholders
  • Attend any required SIT/ IT test meetings – given SIT outcomes/delays can impact UAT
Have a strong working knowledge of test and defect management tools
Strong understanding of the Systems Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
Strong Stakeholder Management
  • Be confident to work closely alongside all required project stakeholders to ensure ‘delivery’ of the project (ie work closely with SIT, Project Managers, environment managers, Business teams etc)
  • Often these sessions can be focused on overcoming challenges/hurdles etc
Effective planning skills and be comfortable to work towards tight deadlines
Be comfortable with creating project documentation and artefacts 
Be a great communicator and ability to develop strong relationships with their project peers and business stakeholders
Tools and Experience:
  • 10+ years experience working as a Test Manager with good knowledge across all aspects of manual testing
  • The ability manage multiple Projects with the ability to be on hands on when required
  • A background in managing the Test Management across migration projects
  • Experience across the Financial Services is highly desriable
  • Excellent stakeholer management skills.
For further information on this role or to confidentially apply, please contact on 02 8227 9200 or apply directly via the Apply for this job button. Only WORD FORMAT resumes will be accepted.