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OAT Test Lead/ Manager - Bournemouth - Permanent

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JAMIE GEORGE

I am currently looking for an experienced OAT Test Lead/ Manager to join a top organisation based in Bournemouth. The role will be a permanent role and will be working on a new project within the business.

Responsibilities

Overseeing the planning and execution of both manual and automated testing Performance

Define and implement non-functional test approach
Lead the Performance Test Engineering team to improve both quality and speed to market.

Enabling regular performance test cycles for applications across the landscape, scheduling releases in to a test cycle and reporting on outcomes.

You will own the definition of IT Operational Acceptance Test Approach and Process Definition and oversee the implementation of these processes across required delivery and applications support teams.

You will be responsible for leading internal best practice forums and mentoring other testers

Essential Skills/ Experience

Experienced Test Lead/ Test Manager

Test automation and integration test experience

Testing with an onshore/offshore model

Experience in working in both traditional and agile development environments

Good knowledge of software testing principles and techniques

Skilled at managing risks and working to resolve problems before they affect the timelines of a project

Permanent

Location- Bournemouth

Salary- £40,000 - £60,000 ( Bonus and Benefits)

If you feel like you are a strong match for my requirements, please send me over an updated copy of CV and I will get back in touch.

Many thanks,

Jamie

McGregor Boyall is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on any grounds.

 

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