Agile Test Manager

  • Job Reference: HQ00015794
  • Date Posted: 10 October 2018
  • Recruiter: E-Resourcing
  • Location: Peterborough
  • Salary: £50,000 to £60,000
  • Sector: IT (general)
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

MD Dynamics / Ax2012 / Windows 2008 / Windows 2012 / VSTS / Agile / ISEB / ISTQB / V-Model / Waterfall

Agile Test Manager / Peterborough / £50,000 - £60,000

I am looking for an Agile Test Manager to take a lead role on a project in Peterborough, you will:

Operate within the management team to assure quality of the products under development and ensure that testing effort is of the highest standard
Lead and manage the delivery of own area of testing. Responsible for all areas from strategy through to planning, resource management and quality
Tailor test approach according to varying factors such as products under test, strategy, approach, risk acceptance and direction from the client
Work with other development areas and stakeholders
Own and be responsible for all elements delivered by the team
Provide clear and appropriately detailed reports around progress, risks, issues and any other relevant points
Manage own team and foster a collaborative, supportive approach to help achieve the best delivery results
Support fellow Test Managers and provide coaching and mentoring when required across programme delivery
Responsible for adhering to all internal policy and procedures in relation to security and quality best practice

As an Agile Test Manager you must have:
Extensive MS Dynamics AX experience including AX2012
Windows Server experience from 2008 - 2012
VSTS experience

Key skills:
Proven track record in managing test teams
Knowledge or appreciation of various testing and lifecycle management tools
Training and coaching experience
ISEB / ISTQB Foundation Certificate.
Excellent communication and collaborative skills
Structured and organized approach to work across your team and wider project
Proactive approach
Hands-on experience of managing in an Agile environment
Understanding of testing methodologies including V-Model / Waterfall
Ability to travel UK wide where necessary
Keen to learn and develop

If you are suitable please apply for the role directly or send your CV to