Digital Test Manager

South West England

Digital Test Manager


REF: 54316/001_1526474726

Digital Test Manager Contract role based in Bristol
Duration: 5 Months to start asap
Rate £neg.
Inside of IR35

Role Overview:

The Senior Service Testing and Readiness Manager will ensure that a new or changed IT service matches its design specification and will meet the needs of the business. You will provide a consistent and standardised means of determining the performance of a service change in the context of likely impacts on business outcomes, through leadership of the testing and readiness assessment service.
You will directly manage the Service Testing and Readiness Managers and a total team of eight and also coordinate other testing resource as required.

Key Required Skills & Experiences
Evidence of managing services across ITIL life cycle
Evidence of service testing and validation
Evidence of service change evaluation
Experienced in the development of operation processes, using appropriate tools and techniques.

Key Testing Responsibilities
Determines testing policy and owns the supporting processes including software security testing.
Takes responsibility for the management of all testing activities within a development or integration project or programme.
Manages all risks associated with the testing and takes preventative action when any risks become unacceptable.
Assesses and advises on the practicality of testing process alternatives, including automated testing.
Initiates improvements to test processes and directs their implementation.
Assesses supplier's development and testing capabilities.
Determines project testing standards for all phases, influencing all parties to conform to those standards.
Manages client relationships with respect to all testing matters.
Provide and instil confidence that a release will create a new or changed service that delivers the expected outcomes and value for customers within the projected costs and capabilities
Ensure that validation and testing include agreed service levels thus allowing assurances that are released will be fit for purpose and will have a positive outcome for customers and stakeholders
Stakeholder management
Act as a senior SME in matters relating to System Readiness and Change Evaluation
Build working relationships with external business entities

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Published: 16th May 2018

Sectors: Tivoli

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