Job description

Requirements

  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Bearsden

Description

Harvey Nash's Glasgow based client is looking for an experienced Test Release and Environments Manager on an initial 6 month contract. You will have Experience of Test, Release and Environment management activities in large-scale complex environments and previous experience of leading a programme test team.


An overview of the assignment - - Define a Programme wide Test and Release Strategy.


- Management of the release process for software builds delivered into production.


- Ensuring the correct configuration of environments being used for testing and production.


- Ensuring version control of software on the environments during testing and production.


- Identification and definition of metrics and progress reports to monitor and control progress of planned test and release activities.


- Provide Testing, Release advice and guidance to the programme team.


- Highlight issues and risks identified and support their resolution.


- Regular communication with Programme and Project Managers, Delivery partners and key stakeholders on all aspects of the testing lifecycle.


Essential Skills required include (but should not be limited to) - - Experience of Test, Release and Environment management activities in large-scale complex environments.


- Previous experience of leading a programme test team.


- Ability to understand, interpret, deliver and measure against business-driven requirements.


- Ability to plan and monitor multiple long term activities in line with programme goals.


- Experience of working with delivery partners.


- Experience/Knowledge of defect management methodologies.


- Experience/Knowledge of software release processes.


- Excellent communication and leadership skills.


- Professional qualification in IT discipline, preferably ISTQB Certificate in Software Testing Intermediate or above.


For more information please contact Craig Ross on .

  • ms project
  • software