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Test Manager

  • Location: England
  • Salary: Up to £500.00 per day per day
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 23 days ago

  • Sector: Technology
  • Contact: Mark Stiles
  • Duration: 6 Months
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 17 August 2022
  • Job Ref: JN -072022-472211

Test Manager/ Defect Manager

Remote Friendly - 2 days in the office a week in either the Halifax, Leeds, Bristol or Edinburgh offices.

£500 per day Inside

6 Month Contract


  • Test lead and hands on experience with the Defect Management Lifecycle, with a strong understanding of testing phases and deliverables.
  • Ability to work with all relevant parties to ensure an effective defect management is maintained throughout the delivery life cycle.
  • Technical and practical usage skills in Jira/Confluence

Key Accountabilities

  • Owns and manages the overall defect management and support for the programme acting as a single point of engagement/SME.
  • Ownership of project defects throughout each engaged test phase and overall responsibility
  • Conduct daily defect calls to assess, review & triage, prioritize of new & open defects
  • Produce defect management MI and present to stakeholders up to director level including co-ordination of stakeholder sign-off for defect management.
  • Represent and present on behalf of Critical Systems and Business Testing where necessary
  • Liaise with IT DEV and Ops teams ensuring agreed SLA met for defect to fix.