Test Coordinator

  • Job Reference: CR/020708
  • Date Posted: 29 October 2020
  • Recruiter: E-Resourcing
  • Location: Brussels
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Belgium
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Duration: 9 months
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

General Test coordination Tasks include

  • Lead kickoff meeting for preparation, execution of tests
  • Organize review meetings with the IT and BU experts to come to a workable document for test preparation
  • Guide and monitor the analysis and design of the test cases
  • Lead the test process in order to come to a test coverage which is acceptable for all key persons within the project
  • Come to estimates for the total testing activities within the project budget and timeframes
  • Determine test priorities with IT and Business Team
  • Guide and monitor the execution of the test cases.
  • Report on test progress
  • Organize defect and status meetings
  • Remove impediments during preparation/execution of testing
  • Lead the go no go decisions based on facts & figures
  • Responsible for handshake until end of UAT/Regression Phase
  • Detailed test planning
  • Set up JIRA testing tool
  • Training of JIRA to testers if needed.


  • Act as a lead during testing activities, be available for the project team, be the SPOC
  • Able to work in Scrum
  • Responsible for handling issues and problems
  • Make distinction between primary and secondary priorities
  • Pragmatic and think in solutions
  • Able to work independently and in team
  • Analytical and critical towards solution driven approach
  • Strong communication skills, able to communicate and report in a clear way (KISS)
  • Willing to work from Hasselt and Brussels
  • Customer facing and pro-active attitude
  • Continuous improvement mindset
  • Knowledge of JIRA-management and JIRA-tool in general

Knowledge & Experience

Master (preferably in Information Technology) or similar experience

  • Significant and relevant Test Coordinator experience
  • Autonomous
  • Excellent analysis & communication skills
  • Rigorous in reporting clearly the current status
  • Familiar with test automation is a plus