Test Manager - Central Manchester - New Team / Automation
A fast growing business specialising in software applications for the FS sector based in Manchester city centre are looking for an experienced Test Lead / Manager to join the technology team. To date the business has not had any testing with the Developers running some user acceptance testing. This is an exciting opportunity for a Test Lead / Manager to join the business at this pivotal stage to set their full testing strategy, build the test team from scratch, build the direction of how they test all of their products and choose the Automation tools.
The successful candidate will have:
- Experience with Automation testing and have the ability to choose tools
- Present to senior stakeholders on the test strategy and tools selection
- Ability to create test strategies
- Strong knowledge working closely with development Teams
- Can work in an Agile / Scrum environment
You will join a current team in Manchester of 15 people and will act as 1 of 2 more senior Managers in the office. You will report directly to the Head of Development, but will have autonomy in your role to build the test team and set the scene for testing across the business.
We need someone that understands Test Strategy and is comfortable with the mix of technical work and managerial responsibility, but will also be able to start the test team from a blank canvas.
The business offers a flexible working environment with working hours and the ability to work a day from home.
For further information please apply.