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Software QA Test Manager

Ref: 78626

  • Highly competitive remuneration package dependent on experience level.
  • 23 Jan 2023
  • Dublin (Central)
  • Permanent

Software QA Test Manager
About the Company
A Software QA Test Manager is required by our client, a global leader in aviation leasing. They offer a market leading employment package with a competitive salary and excellent working conditions.
About the Position
The position is within the IT department, supporting the delivery of new and enhanced functionality across a number of applications. The successful candidate will work with the broader IT team (PM/BA/Developers) to ensure new and existing functionality is working in accordance with requirements.
The Software QA Manager will be responsible for defining a QA strategy and developing the QA capabilities to support that strategy, as well as being hands-on in the day-to-day testing process. There is a strategy in place to manage test execution through a managed service. The successful Test manager will be instrumental in establishing this service and managing the supplier.
Experience/Requirements

  • Define a QA strategy which meets the needs of a company with a diverse range of business applications (predominantly Microsoft stack and Cloud-based solutions)
  • Develop QA capabilities mainly through a new Managed Service (to be set up)
  • Provide test expertise to the IT team including PM, BA and Developers
  • Manage the day-to-day QA testing process across multiple business applications
  • QA resource planning for software projects with mainly external QA resources
  • Defining acceptance criteria, creating and maintaining test cases and test plans
  • Coordinating user acceptance testing alongside business users
  • Only initially performing both manual and automated functional testing as required
  • Liaising with Business Users and Suppliers to resolve bugs/issues in a timely manner, while ensuring that project scope and timelines are safeguarded
  • Responsible for administration of test documentation and ensuring this is compliant with both internal Company Policies and SOX regulations
Essential
  • At least 3+ years of experience in a QA senior/ managerial position
  • Bachelor's degree ideally in Computer Science or a comparable field
  • Strong knowledge of SQL
  • ISTQB or TMAP certified
  • Test automation and performance testing experience
  • Experience in testing financial software and cloud-based enterprise applications
  • Knowledge of Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) and the aviation industry would be advantageous
  • Experience of working in both Agile and Waterfall environment

Contact
For more information, on this role or other similar IT roles please contact Sarah Mac Nulty on ph:015927876, email me or click on the Apply button below!
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