Test Automation Manager- Perm - Edinburgh - to circa 65K GBP plus excellent benefits

Reference:
LK/12696/1
Sector:
IT - Systems Development, Test Management
Salary/Rate:
£55,000 to £65,000 Per Annum
Benefits:
bonus, pension, health, flexi, life assurance
Location:
Edinburgh
Job Type:
Permanent
Date Posted:
22 / 1 / 2019
Test Automation Manager- Perm - Edinburgh - to circa 65K GBP plus excellent benefits

Back to work after the festive break and feeling like your current workplace isn’t the exciting and collaborative environment that you thrive in anymore? Well, if you’re beginning to think that your talents would be best suited to a collaborative, forward-thinking organisation that rewards its employees well for their efforts, have a read of the following and let’s have a chat about this exciting opportunity below!

Due to recent exciting and innovative changes within their enterprise scale organisation, Abrecco’s Edinburgh based client is looking for a Test Automation Manager with hands-on automation experience to join a new team within their Test function who are using a variety of testing tools on a number of different projects. You’ll utilise your knowledge of automation to choose, maintain and re-use the best tools and techniques, and be working closely with your team as well as third party vendors and senior stakeholders. You should be able to autonomously and proactively take ownership of your team’s performance and progression to ensure successful delivery, as well as participate in larger planning activities with other test and development leaders within the wider function. So if this sounds like the ideal role for you, why wait? Apply now!

Role responsibilities:

* Using your experience to select and review the best testing tools and techniques are in place
* Managing test engineers to ensure their ongoing skills development
* Collaborating with senior stakeholders and 3rd party suppliers
* Planning test activities and identifying opportunities for future test function improvement

Personal and technical attributes:

* Practical experience of test automation, relevant technologies and how they can be fully realised
* Previous experience of managing test teams, including 3rd party members, on a variety of projects
* Solid knowledge of testing techniques and approaches
* Strong communication skills
* Excellent planning skills and ability to co-ordinate testing activities

This is an ideal opportunity for a Test Manager with excellent communication skills who thrives in a highly team orientated environment. The salary on offer is to circa £65,000 depending on experience, and on top of this you will also receive a generous benefits package which includes bonus, a great pension, private health cover and flexible working hours. Apply with your latest CV for immediate consideration.

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