Test manager

Advertised Category: 
Automated SW Testing
Manual SW Testing
Category Description: 
Information Technology\Testing & QA (Automated)
Information Technology\Testing & QA (Manual - Functional)
Level: 
Permanent
Country: 
Slovakia
City: 
Bratislava + Vienna
Keywords: 
testing, qa, test management, istqb
Salary: 
We guarantee a competitive and performance-related salary, dependent on your professional and personal qualifications. We are obliged by law to quote the minimum wage of EUR 2000, - gross per month for this full time position.

About the Client

Our client is a provider of IT solutions, systems, hardware and software services in banking sector. It operates data centres, bank systems, POS terminals and HW (servers and PC) and is responsible for development, implementation, support and servicing of banking software and its operations in Central and Eastern Europe.

About the Role

Our client offers role for Test Manager whose main responsibility is to deliver professional testing services to our projects. To fulfill this role, the Test Manager will build up and lead the testing team to the success of projects by ensuring proper test planning, monitoring and controlling of the test execution and final quality. If you are passionate and motivated to foster testing in our organization and have good expertise in IT quality assurance practices, our client is the company for you.

Responsibilities

· Foster and control the test process over the entire project lifecycle
· Create the test strategy and planning
· Review requirements and provide reasonable estimations to support the project delivery
· Ensure the appropriate planning and management of the test resources
· Ensure that test cases are properly documented in the corresponding tool
· Ensure that all test cases are tracked back to requirements
· Monitor and control test execution, create test status reports, ensure that all the defects are properly recorded and documented
· Take or assign the defect management role in the project
· Take or assign the test environment manager role in the project
· Take or assign the test data manager role in the project
· Early identify potential risks and trigger mitigation actions in alignment with the stakeholders
· Assess the progress and effectiveness of testing
· Advocate for the appropriate level of testability/quality
· Train and mentor the testing teams
· Evaluate and optimize the test process
· Be present, prepared and collaborative in all project relevant meetings
· Conduct Acceptance Test Readiness for all test levels

Requirements

· BS/MS/PhD degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Business Administration or equivalent
· Proven experience as Test Manager, Quality Assurance Engineer or other relevant role
· Strong knowledge of QA methodologies, standards and tools
· Well-organized and self-directed individual; ability to balance and prioritize competing requirements
· Good communication and presentation skills
· Strong analytical skills, great attention to details and a result driven approach, consulting attitude, excellent problem solving behavior
· Work experience in an agile environment preferred
· ISTQB certification preferred
· Banking experience represents an advantage

Nice to Have Skills

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How to apply
In case of your interest to apply for this position, please, send us your curriculum vitae in English language on maros.kasak@sourcefirstinternational.com .
Mission statement

Our mission is to offer variety of matching jobs to qualified candidates and fulfil our client recruitment and project needs. We have decided to operate and source in Eastern European countries.

Contact us

Klariská 14, 811 03 Bratislava, Slovakia
Lidická 700/19, 602 00 Brno, Czech Republic

www.sourcefirstinternational.com jobs@sourcefirstinternational.com Phone: +421 903 427089
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