Test Lead - HR Systems

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Test Lead - HR Systems

Our client, a major consultancy require a Test Lead with excellent exposure to HR Systems.

Job Description

Test Lead (HR Systems)
6 months
Bracknell, Berkshire

The Test Lead must have exposure to HR Systems.

Our client, a major consultancy require a Systems Test Lead who will deliver testing activities to support delivery of test services to the project.

The role of the Systems Test Lead is to deliver their test tasks in line with the programme schedule and the role will be responsible for the delivery of Systems Testing, the scope of which covers the validation of the configuration of the SaaS applications delivered by the suppliers, focus being on the non standard configuration and validation of the migrated data transformed from the existing HR systems supporting 38 countries.

The Systems Test Lead will be responsible for managing and co-ordinating a variety of resources, test, technical and business across different work streams and will be expected to work with the teams and Test Manager to establish and implement a test approach that supports the test strategy and programme schedule.

The System Test Lead will be able to engage and communicate effectively at all levels and across multiple geographies. It is essential that the System Test Lead has demonstrable experience of delivery for large and complex projects. The role would greatly benefit from someone with a background in HR systems.

Technologies in use are Oracle HCM Fusion and Taleo, webMethods, Saba LMS and Silk Test for test and defect management.

The role is based in Bracknell plus occasional travel to other sites, possibly in Europe

Key Responsibilities:
" Production of Systems Test Plan(s)
" Generate Test Scenarios for multiple interfaces
" Manage the review of the Test Scenarios with the Technical and Business Teams
" Generation of detailed Test Scripts / Steps and supporting data, using test and technical resources
" Management, co-ordination and reporting on activities and tasks to support SIT
" Management and co-ordination of test execution; execution of the tests according to the test schedule
" Test Issue Management - Support the management of test issues by raising and reviewing defects
" Attend test issue triage reviews
" RAID management - identify, record and maintain
" Regular progress reporting of test status
" Prepare for, schedule and chair the Test Readiness Review(s)
" Attend meetings as and when required
" Adherence to corporate processes
" Provide input to the test planning and resourcing, identify additional resource requirements and schedule changes

Key Deliverables:
" Test Plans, Test Scenarios and Test Scripts
" Test Metrics/Progress Reports/Dashboards during test execution
" Test Reports, completion and progress
" Project Plans (MSP)

This vacancy is being advertised by Advanced Resource Managers. ARM is a specialist talent acquisition and management consultancy. We provide technical contingency recruitment and a portfolio of more complex resource solutions.

Our specialist recruitment divisions cover the entire technical arena, including some of the most economically and strategically important industries in the UK and the world today. We will never send your CV without your permission.

Advanced Resource Managers IT Limited operates & advertises as an Employment Agency for permanent positions and as an Employment Business for contract/temporary positions.

Key Consultant

Hose Edin

team member 15a

My clients range from high technology vendors, integrators and consultancies to finance, government and public sector. One of my strengths is definitely my ability to strike up a rapport from the very first call and to build and maintain that relationship.