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Senior QA Manager

  • Job Ref: 7594
  • Dublin
  • IT

Overview

Our client is looking to recruit a an experienced Senior QA Manager with  their current growth trajectory.

This is a 6 - 12 month contract within a leading Digital Consultancy to help grow the practice in what is a scaling company. You will be working with some leading brands also within the Financial Services space.

Experience

  • Worked with cloud technologies and migration projects

Responsibilities

  • Ensure that project deliverables are completed within agreed cost, timescale and resource budgets, are signed off
  • Use project planning tools and participate in the identification of and planning for future resource needs.
  • Responsible for overall test plan design and processes, applying, articulating and constructing business specific end to end scenarios, define standards for development of test scripts, deployment and reuse.
  • Specify the test environment for whole life-cycle testing and ensure it reflects business requirements for execution
  • Consult with key business stakeholders to ensure application design is optimised for testability
  • Allocate and co-ordinate test schedules, work and resource plans; managing progress of all activities against the plan, managing own deliverables and that of others to meet delivery deadlines
  • Provide quality assurance evaluation estimates on various projects, including the ability to execute vision, goals and direction of a team/teams.
  • Diagnose problems and probes underlying issues to generate multiple potential solutions.
  • Can proactively anticipate and prevent problems, facilitate buy-in and guides implementation of corrective and/or preventive actions for complex issues
  • Creates quality assurance procedures and user instructions to ensure a reusable process and tools approach
  • Define and implement quality process improvements and metrics focused on defect prevention.
  • Advise on risk assessment and risk management strategies for projects or release level

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or other related field, or equivalent work experience
  • ISTQB Advanced advantageous
  • Additional course or certification in Quality Assurance
  • Project Management qualification