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Senior Test Manager

This large federal government client are undergoing a seismic transformation. The organisation are part way through this journey and it is forecasted to continue for another three years. It is an exciting time to be a part of this business as they drive long term strategic change.

About the role
As Senior Test Manager you will be responsible for managing the operational acceptance testing (OAT) phase of the programme. In addition to that, you will lead and ensure delivery of Accessibility testing and Security Penetration testing from chosen vendors.
The Senior Test Manager is responsible for performing objective assessments of the software products to enable developers and managers to make appropriate corrective decisions. The Senior Test Manager will have responsibility for defining and implementing an overall testing strategy.
Due to nature of work, a baseline Security Clearance will be highly regarded. 

Core capabilities:

  • Demonstrated experience as Test Manager
  • Proven track record in managing and leading non-functional Testing specifically in areas of Accessibility, Security and Operational Acceptance
  • Non-Functional test experience on large scale projects/programmes
  • Demonstrated understanding of the requirements and the associated acceptance criteria to provide adequate test coverage via variety of technical tests
  • Demonstrated experience in leading technical test activities in a large programme with a strong focus on coordinating / managing and aligning work from various teams to deliver the desired testing outcome

Deliverables but NOT limited:  

  • Act as a subject matter expert, providing thought leadership and industry expertise to manage operational acceptance testing for a complex programme
  • Define and develop an OAT plan that integrates with the test strategy to confirm systems security, recovery, resilience, systems & data integrity, reliability, availability and scalability
  • In conjunction with the Performance Test Manager, the technical lead will own and oversee the implementation of processes across delivery teams to support OAT
  • Technically minded with experience with Disaster & Failover Recovery, Capacity Management & Scalability and measuring key operational metrics such as (RTO, RPO, MTTR, MTTB etc)
  • Promote and ensure the use of appropriate testing techniques, tools and defect management processes while managing issues and risks

How to apply
If interested, please apply directly through the links provided. Alternately, please feel free to contact Alan Quigley for more information.

0450 352 686

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