Job description Posted 22 May 2019

Basic Qualifications:

Experience with defining and implementing automated regression testing

Experience of leading a large testing team, preferably in a regulated environment

Experience of leading testing on multiple large SAP implementations(ERP) in Cloud based solutions

Experience of implementing Test Automation tools and procedures in large IT departments

Experience with deploying load testing tools and principles

Experience in working in a dynamic environment – Waterfall, Agile, DevOps

Preferred Qualifications:

Masters in Information Technology

Professional Advanced Test Management Certification of ISTQB

Professional certification in implementing Automation Tools – UFT


Job Purpose:

To assist the Technical Development/BI and Functional Capability organisations to deliver software solutions on time, to acceptable agreed quality standards and with sufficient test evidence to prove compliance to regulatory requirements through the deployment of effective software testing.

To play a key role in contributing to the success of Testing across the Global Application and Development Tech organisation by providing governance and support to those directly accountable for the delivery of Testing. To deliver effectively, on time, cost and quality for Testing (including Unit, Systems/Functional, Integration, Performance Regression and Security/Roles Testing) utilising offshore partners.

To provide Test Management across the GA&D organisation, be the owners of Testing Methods and processes, as well as measure through effective metrics progress against timelines and quality standards. To effectively lead the Testing team and associated SI staff in the delivery of Testing duties across Global Applications and Development Tech.

Key Responsibilities:

The role encompasses the following responsibilities:

• Test Management for Regression and Releases

• Quality & Compliance

• Test Quality Measurement and Monitoring

• Training and Championing of Testing Methodology of Testing Process

• Implementation of Test Automation Tools – UFT and Jira

• Test Management:

• To provide Test Management resources to Projects and Programmes within GLOBAL ERP

• Manage Team to provide consistent and repeatable (as per the Test Strategy) delivery of Testing

• Ensure that Testing Risk for all associated Test Projects and Programmes are delivered to an acceptable level

• Manage Defect Management service across all Testing Projects

• Manage and deliver the Testing of Automation, Performance Test to Time, Cost and Quality utilising offshore delivery partners

Quality & Compliance:

• Design and maintain the GA&D delivery and operational frameworks (Activities, deliverables, roles and responsibilities)

• Monitor deliverable quality, ensure quality standards are being met, following a risk based approach, according to GLOBAL ERP SOPs and projects PQPs

• Provide Testing Quality measurement against the specific project risk profile

• Ensure GA&D activities fit with Regulatory requirements and liaise with Business Quality Groups to contribute to the overall validation status of the business facing application systems or services -Non business facing projects are solely quality assured by GLOBAL ERP QRC

• Ensure GA&D is keeping up with regulatory and legal requirements through a pro-active knowledge management programme

Test Quality Measurement and Monitoring:

• Provide Team to perform Level 1 monitoring through Test Case review and Approval and Post Execution Reviews to ensure that Testing is delivered to an agreed standard and format as articulated in the Test Strategy

• Provide Reporting Framework that is streamlined and details the most relevant measures across the Testing Delivery piece

• Generate metrics consistently across all Projects for all levels of Management, including Executive and Operational Dashboards

• Generate metrics on Testing activities to view ‘Right First Time’

• Provide analysis of metrics to drive process improvement and efficiency across the Testing Service

Additional information about the process

All profiles will be reviewed against the required skills and experience. Due to the high number of applications we will only be able to respond to successful applicants in the first instance. We thank you for your interest and the time taken to apply!