QA Test Manager

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QA Test Manager

Dublin

Permanent

Negotiable

Ref: E6286NB

Job Description

My South Dublin based client is recruiting for a QA Test Manager. This role is on a permanent basis.

My South Dublin based client is recruiting for a QA Test Manager to join the existing. This role is on a permanent basis.

Job Responsibilities

  • Leading teams in an Agile environment delivering large-scale web and mobile apps software projects.
  • Excellent communication skills as you will need to communicate with multiple stakeholders
  • Work closely with other Technology function managers to devise and implement the overall department strategy
  • Continually develop, maintain and protect the overall QA Strategy
  • We perform a mixture of manual and automated testing – you will be required to manage both
  • Manage and assess risk for projects and releases plus contingency plans
  • On-going process improvement, test tools research and implementation
  • Testing of high priority changes or production issues
  • Be part of a pool of Incident Response Managers for critical production issues
  • Work within an Agile environment, using JIRA and Confluence
  • Create, maintain and expand reusable testing documentation in Confluence
  • Document, track and escalate issues as appropriate
  • Coordinate testing activities across multiple Agile teams
  • Offer support and mentoring on best practice to the QA team and provide ongoing training
  • Assisting with internal and external communication, improving transparency, and distributing information

Experience Required

  • 5+ years of QA Management experience in a software engineering environment
  • 5+ years of hands on software QA experience
  • 3+ years of working in an Agile/Scrum development environment
  • Excellent understanding of traditional and Agile SDLC’s
  • Experience of Jira, Confluence and TestRail for managing the Agile process and test management or similar tools
  • Experience with Selenium WebDriver with Java or other Test Automation frameworks
  • Experience of delivering and operating software in a B-C model of both web and mobile apps
  • Experience in developing and implementing a Test Automation strategy
  • Proof of managing several teams and the ability to juggle multiple priorities

Essential and Desirable Skills

  • Knowledge of Python, HTML 5, JavaScript, CSS, MySQL and AWS
  • Continuous integration and continuous delivery experience
  • BDD experience

Educational Requirement

  • Computer Science Degree
  • ISTQB Advanced or other software testing certifications

Working Hours / Benefits

  • Bonus
  • Annual Leave plus company days
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Assurance
  • Pension
  • Income Protection Plan
  • Flexi Hours
  • Free Parking
  • Travel Commuter Tickets
  • Relocation Package

How to Apply

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