Test Manager – IFRS17 Contract

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Test Manager – IFRS17 Contract

Dublin City Centre



Ref: E8279NL

Job Description

Dublin City Centre Financial Services client requires a Test Manager for a contract role with experience in the actuarial/accounting/finance/insurance industry.

Job Responsibilities

  • Lead and drive the test phase across multiple countries and business areas
  • Preparation of test strategy, approach and plan
  • Understand software release cycle, and match test approach and planning with software releases.
  • Contribute to the test scripting and execution as appropriate
  • Direct, train, advise and support business areas with their test planning and execution. The test team will comprise largely business users and Systems Analysts.
  • Manage / Lead the test execution
  • Monitor and report on test progress, maintain list of issues and their resolution. Report test results
  • Prepare test summary
  • Maintain project & test compliance activities
  • Support the overall programme delivery
  • Co-ordination of the testing activities.
  • Liaison / management of any sub-contractor testing deliverables
  • Report to program management, delivery manager, Head of IFRS17 Implementation, and Change, Europe.
  • Support and deliver knowledge transfer where appropriate

Experience Required

  • 5-10 years as a Test Manager
  • Experience in the actuarial/accounting/finance/insurance industry
  • Experience of test leadership for an insurance regulatory programme, is an advantage
  • Experience in Quality Assurance and Testing (Software and Business Process)
  • Communication of documentation, and getting business approval for same
  • Proficiency in preparing Test approach, strategy and plans – and communicating it to business and IS teams
  • Proficiency in test team leadership – driving and leading a team of business based tester
  • Experience working with recognised IT delivery processes and methodology

Essential and Desirable Skills

  • Excellent team player
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Self-motivated with a positive and flexible attitude
  • Ability to set and work to strict project deadlines

Educational Requirements

  • 3rd level qualification in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related discipline

Working Hours & Benefits

  • Great Location on Luas Line
  • 40 hour week
  • Subsidised Staff Restaurant

How to Apply

If you are interested in this role, then please Apply along with your updated CV and I will be in touch with you to discuss your application in more detail, otherwise feel free to connect with me by whichever medium you are most comfortable with be that Linkedin, Email or Telephone. Remember we have limited our site to a maximum of 200 Jobs so if this Role is not a 100% match to your requirements please be sure to connect with us as we will most likely have another role which you may find more suitable.

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