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Test Manager

Test Manager - Manchester Permanent £55,000 - £65,000 An IT / Software Test Manager is required, to join a brand new Cyber Security Hub in Manchester. Primarily, the testing will be related to information system environment with majority of the testing related to software testing. This may extend to hardware, processes and procedures as required.

Job Description

Test Manager - Manchester
Permanent
£55,000 - £65,000

**Candidates must be willing and able to obtain DV Clearance**

Company profile
A world-leading, global security company providing innovative systems, products and solutions across government & commercial markets.

Specialists in Cyber Security, they realise that outpacing the rapidly evolving cyber threat spectrum demands constant innovation. They are now have several immediate opportunities for experienced software engineers to design, develop and maintain a suite of applications.

The role
An IT / Software Test Manager is required, to join a brand new Cyber Security Hub in Manchester. Primarily, the testing will be related to information system environment with majority of the testing related to software testing. This may extend to hardware, processes and procedures as required.

Key Responsibilities:
The role involves quality and test advocacy, resource planning and management, and resolution of issues that impede the test effort.
Candidates will be responsible for managing all aspects of the test lifecycle including creating suitable test plans, strategies and reports.

The person
You will have Test Management experience within an IT / Information Systems environment and ideally, from a Software point of view.

Key skills:
* Experience of various test methodologies
* Experience in a wide variety of testing efforts, techniques, tools and their implementation
* Experience of the full testing lifecycle
* Planning and management skills
* Knowledge of all aspects of the software engineering process
* Proven track record of managing and leading testing teams
* Ability to communicate at senior levels within stakeholder organisations.
* An understanding of the Agile development methodology and Lean/Agile/Scrum practices * Experience in ITIL-based service management and support

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. Our industry coverage includes, but is not limited to: Infrastructure and Built Environment, IT (including Security, Communications, SaaS, ERP, IT Sales, and more) Oil and Gas, Defence, Engineering and Technology, Technical Sales, Energy, Space, Telecommunications, Manufacturing and much, much more. 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.