Test Team Lead – Daily Rate Contract

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Test Team Lead – Daily Rate Contract

Dublin City Centre



Ref: E3118NB

Job Description

My Dublin City Centre based client is recruiting for a Test Team Lead on a 6 month daily rate contract with a possible extension after that. This is an urgent requirement.


My Dublin City Centre based client is recruiting for a Test Team Lead for a 6 month daily rate contract with a possible extension after that. The programme is now at the stage where the test team is ready to simulate live business, need to increase loads and monitor system resources. I need a person who can join the team immediately ideally, get up to speed on architecture and start to deliver very quickly.

Test Team Lead

Professional Senior Test Analyst / Team Lead.

Preferably 5 years + experience as a Senior Test Professional.

Experience in the use of test tools (Hands-on). (E.g. Test Rail & Jira.)

Excellent communication skills required.

Knowledge of Legacy System a distinct advantage


Line Reporting to the Test Workstream Lead

  • Senior testing role on the Msg Life Factory component (LF) with the following responsibilities:
  • Management of a team of 4-6 Functional / Integration Test (FIT) Analysts and Testers responsible for Test Preparation and Manual Test Execution of a specific functional area (i.e. LF).
  • Planning of Test Case creation / maintenance and Test execution cycles.
  • Allocation of resources to Test Preparation and Test Execution cycles.
  • Hands on development of complex Test scenarios and associated Test Case packs.
  • Hands on Test execution.
  • Monitor test coverage, test execution and test results.
  • Defect Creation and tracking using the Jira defect management tool.
  • Review of Life Factory Test cases developed within the team and those created by Msg.
  • Create and prioritize defects identified in the Life factory area.
  • Establish working relationships with other Workstreams teams, in particular Product and Process, to maximise information sharing, test coverage, and test execution.
  • Provision of testing support for Business Acceptance Test SMEs in terms of:
    • Test Case Creation
    • Test Case Review
    • Joint Test Execution
    • Defect Management
  • Establish working relationship and shared testing initiatives with the Msg test team in relation to Life factory testing.
  • Attend Round Table meetings and provide Test Workstream updates.

Meetings and Forums:

  • Participate and Contribute to following forums:
    • Test Workstream weekly meeting update
    • Test Working Group (Chair – Programme Test Manager)
    • Specific test tools and process training where required
    • Ad hoc meetings that require test subject matter input.






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