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

IT - Systems Development, Test Management
up to £65,000 Per Annum
bonus, pension, health, flexi
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Date Posted:
28 / 11 / 2018
Test Automation Manager - Perm - Edinburgh - to circa 65K GBP plus excellent package

Due to recent exciting and innovative changes within our client’s enterprise scale organisation, they are now looking for a passionate and talented Test Manager with automation experience to join and manage a hard-working group of Test Engineers, ensuring quality delivery across a diverse portfolio of projects. If this already sounds like you, keep reading!

Abrecco’s Edinburgh based client is looking for a Test Automation Manager to join 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 whilst 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, as well as participate in larger planning activities with other test and development leaders within our client’s growing Test function. If this sounds like the ideal role for you, why wait? Apply now!

Role responsibilities:
Using your experience to select, review and ensure 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 test function improvement

Personal and technical attributes:
Practical experience of test automation, associated 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. Salary is to circa £65K depending on experience and you will also receive a generous benefits package which includes bonus, double matched pension, private health and flexible working hours. Apply with your latest CV for immediate consideration.

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