Software Testing Manager - Selenium & QTP.

Software testing is a crucial part of the project delivery process in Software Solutions for this global Oil & Gas consultancy and ensures that the end deliverables are of a high quality to meet customer requirements and expectations.

This role encompasses planning and managing the testing programmes required across the interests of Software Solutions. The post-holder is responsible for maintaining high-quality test strategies, methodologies and tools and maintaining testing standards. The successful candidate will demonstrate existing experience of managing testing projects, test teams and resources and have experience of automated software testing using established tools such as Selenium and QTP, to support on-going and delivered applications.

The role requires actively working alongside Project Managers to ensure software testing is provided in the most effective way within time and budget.

Expertise / Experience:

* Significant experience in a Test Manager role including running simultaneous projects and expertise in automated testing tools e.g. Selenium, QTP.

* Significant demonstrable experience implementing software testing methodologies and tools to create highly resilient, fit for purpose teams

* Knowledge of current test methods, tools and developments in the field.

Personal characteristics:

Delivery Focused - Is highly resilient, works with pace, focus and determination to overcome obstacles and deliver test programmes and results

Right first time - Operates with accuracy and attention to detail to provide high quality output within tight project deadlines.

Integrated/team working - Collaborates effectively across internal departments and globally with GL to achieve swift and co-ordinated delivery of results.

Excellent overall communication skills including the ability to write clearly and concisely, translating complex data and conveying information to a wide variety of stakeholders

Analytical - Able to robustly analyse and present complex requirements to produce thorough test plans and strategies with a risk-based approach to testing.

Creative - Demonstrates a high level of technical expertise with the ability to apply this knowledge to practical problems.

If you feel you have the required skills to be successful in the above role and are looking to work for a regogonised global oil & gas consultancy organisation please apply now by contacting:

Simon Dean - Managing Consultant - Specialist Recruitment Services UK Ltd on 01926 633820 or via email on

Specialist Recruitment Services UK Ltd is committed to equal opportunities and abide by the REC code of professional practice, and Matrix standard for information, advice & guidance services.

Job Type : Permanent

Location : Loughborough, Leicester, Derby, Nottingham, Tamworth, Burton-On-Trent, Measham, Melton Mowbray, Uk, England, Newark, Grantham, Coventry, Birmingham, Lincoln, Peterborough, Mansfield

Salary : 30,000pa + Benefits

Date Advertised : 08 Jan 2013

Sorry, this position is no longer available.

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