Test Manager

Job Title: Test Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Salary: Negotiable
REF: 412589_1534506886
Contact Name: Greg Mckenzie
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Job Published: 10 months ago

Job Description

As the Test Manager, you will be responsible for the end-to-end Testing lifecycle for a number of business-critical web-based applications where you will design and build the Automation framework for all Testing activities, using Selenium Webdriver.


  • Thorough understanding of and experience of managing all standard project test phase, such as:
    • Unit Testing
    • Regression Testing
    • End-to-End Testing
    • User Acceptance Testing
    • Operational Acceptance Testing
    • Performance Testing
    • Security Testing (inc. Penetration)
    • Automation Testing
    • Defect Testing
  • Experience of managing a test team within a Software Delivery project in an Agile environment.
  • Good working knowledge of Atlassian JIRA and Confluence software, including documenting of defects within a suitable tool.
  • Ability to take control and ownership of a project and put in place the required test approach and governances.
  • Worked alongside a team of 3rd party suppliers.
  • Demonstrably excellent communication, motivation and organisation skills.


  • Experience of people management.
  • Industry recognised management or leadership qualifications such as Certified ScrumMaster (CSM) or PRINCE2.

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