Test Lead / Test Manager / Test Specialist

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    £330 - £350 per day

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    Phil Johnson

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    10 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 months +

  • Start date:

    March 2021

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Test Lead / Test Manager

+ 6 month initial contract

+ Fully remote / home based

+ £330 to £350 per day

+ British MOD project - SC Clearance is a requirement

Test Specialist/Manager - Description of Role:

+ Under minimal direction, utilizing an appropriate testing methodology, applies specialization to develop a Test Plan for a test level to be executed for a project, as specified in the Testing Strategy for the project.

+ Example of potential specializations are Mobile Testing, Automation Testing, Operational Acceptance Testing, Infrastructure Testing, Agile Testing, and Security Testing. The list is not exhaustive but provided to detail more clarity on the role.

Located offshore or onshore - depends on nature of work and/or constraints that may be applicable

+ May be responsible for leading a small test team or takes direction from Test Manager for a specific area within the test engagement, and if these cases the role may be called Test Lead.

+ Proficient in understanding requirements, design specifications, and testing strategy to: perform ambiguity analysis, perform risk analysis, establish own areas testing priorities and scope, validate own scoped requirements and specifications, develop basic test plans, review test plan, develop test scenarios, select test design techniques and develop testing metrics collection plan in order to plan and prepare for testing

+ Proficient in testing analysis and design, functional, automation and performance models, and test specifications to: develop functional models for testing, develop automation or performance models for testing, evaluate and validate test cases and scripts, validate functional models for testing, validate automation or performance models for testing, develop test specifications, validate test specifications, validate testing coverage, escalate quality issues for resolution, evaluate test automation tools and validate testing environment in order to develop test specifications

+ Experienced in testing processes and tools to: execute test cases and scripts, create and maintain test data, analyze test results, report on testing progress and results, facilitate defect resolution and document final test results in order to execute testing engagement

+ Experienced in testing processes and testing metrics to: review test summary report, provide testing project feedback and archive testing assets in order to verify completion of testing

Essential Functions

+ Design, test, and validate specialized business and technical information technology related programs.

+ Identify, analyze, and devise solutions to business and technical information technology problems.

+ Interact with customers regarding business and technical information technology needs.

+ Participate on empowered, virtual teams.

+ Participate on special projects.