Project Test Lead

London, Greater London, South East, England

Posted:48 days ago
Location:London, Greater London, South East, England
Job Ref:BH-39470
Expiry date:10/4/2023
Project Test Lead

*Long term contract  - 12 months +*                *Inside IR35*           *Hybrid - 1 day per week on site / 4 days per month then rest remote*      *££ negotiable and based on experience*

Are you an experience Project / Programme Lead with a background in Testing? We are working with a large financial services company based in London who currently need support for at least the next 12 months. This role only requires you to be on site 1 day per week (full time role).

The role:

  • Conduct dynamic workshops focusing on diverse transformation projects and consolidate resultant achievements.
  • Secure support from a range of stakeholders.
  • Showcase alterations to leadership, employing persuasive reasoning regarding advantages and expenses.
  • Establish a mutation strategy along with its accompanying steps.
  • Unite individuals in support of the transformation.
  • Aid in executing adjustments, potentially incorporating a new operational model.
  • Identify avenues where transformation may enhance testing performance.
  • Offer direction and assistance for the new processes. Propose, guide, and engage in ongoing enhancement endeavors.
  • Act as a vibrant contributor to the corporate testing community.

Key Experience:
  • Demonstrate a track record of several years collaborating within an agile work environment, while any experience in Waterfall methodologies adds further value.
  • Minimum of a 10 years worth of experience in a leadership role within projects, coupled with no less than five years of engagement in Testing or active participation in testing-related tasks within the IT sector
  • Exhibit a history of involvement in budget estimation, project planning, ongoing project monitoring, and comprehensive reporting.
  • Display a strong foundation in technical IT matters, including knowledge and comprehension of distributed technologies, as well as various communication mediums like MQ (Message Queues) and file transfer protocols.
  • Showcase familiarity with a risk-based approach to tasks and challenges.
  • Demonstrate hands-on familiarity with tools like ALM (Application Lifecycle Management), TFS (Team Foundation Server), or ServiceNow.
  • Highlight tangible experience in setting up or overseeing test environments involving multiple technologies.
  • Display a history of engaging in testing within intricate architectural contexts.
  • Hold a valid ISTQB (International Software Testing Qualifications Board) certification
  • Any involvement with offshoring practices adds an extra layer of value.
  • Demonstrate exposure to non-functional testing, particularly within the framework of ISO/IEC 9126.
  • Display experience in the implementation and utilization of test automation, which is regarded as an advantageous skill.
  • Experience within the Banking sector would be an advantage but is not essential

If you are a good match for most of the required skills then please apply to discuss the role further

Apply now