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QA Test Manager (Agile, Digital First, GDS) 12 mths - Edinburgh

Job Title: QA Test Manager (Agile, Digital First, GDS) 12 mths - Edinburgh
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Edinburgh, Scotland
Salary: £375 - £450 per day
Start Date: May 2018
Reference: BBBH57121_1523381797
Contact Name: Emily Cotterill
Contact Email: e.cotterill@parity.net
Job Published: April 10, 2018 18:36

Job Description

QA Test Manager - Agile, Continuous Delivery, Digital First, GDS

12 months - Edinburgh

Highly competent and dynamic QA Test Manager required for long term role with a public-sector client. You will work collaboratively with other heads of the development lifecycle to develop and deliver quality assurance strategy, oversee technical and non-technical software, line manage, mentor and coach senior QA staff and assess QA performance to ensure continuous improvement.

Essential Skills

  • In-depth knowledge and hands on experience of Agile Test Management
  • Considerable experience working in software development.
  • Track record of working in Continuous Delivery and Continuous Deployment environments.
  • Hands-on technical testing engineering.
  • Hands-on release management in an Agile software engineering environment.
  • Building and continuously improving test teams.
  • Formal and informal people management through training, mentoring, coaching and line management.
  • Firm leadership, interpersonal and communication skills with a wide level of internal and external of stakeholders.
  • Track record in delivering services to GDS or Digital First standards.

NB - this role falls OUTSIDE IR35

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