Senior Consultant/Manager, Consulting, Testing - Software Testing, London
In a rapidly changing world where information has a significant value, supply chains are interconnected and there is uncertainty when doing business on a global basis, the security and resilience of operations has become a board level issue.
Our team has grown very rapidly over the past few years, and continues to do so. The team combines a wealth of deep industry knowledge with both business advisory experience and technical expertise. We provide our clients a full spectrum of services encompassing information security, corporate and physical security and business and technology resilience to help our clients fix their issues and bring them real, long-lasting benefits.
Our Test consultancy team provides strategic advice to our clients where their new and existing technology implementations are at risk. We help to provide assurance that their applications and system architecture meet the set requirements, including in many cases developing and running the testing strategy, testing projects and individual components (e.g. functional testing, integration testing, load & stress testing, security testing and UAT). Our proposition differs from our competitors as we are not purely delivery focussed, we pride ourselves on providing a more consultative and strategic approach to testing which results in our clients experiencing a higher touch service.
As part of this role you will be responsible for devising test strategies, advising and managing test automation, reviewing test practices and advising on improvements to the test process. You will get the chance to work with top tier clients across a range of sectors, providing high quality test advisory services. This an excellent opportunity to join a rapidly growing team that has a unique position in the test consulting market. Responsibilities
Consultants/Managers will have responsibility for:
- Defining test strategies for large and complex test delivery
- Providing advice on testing tools and leveraging them effectively within a testing activity
- Reviewing test practices and coaching the team on improvement opportunities
- Managing test delivery, ensuring the testing meets quality, time and cost objectives
- Working with key stakeholders at the client, building strong trusted relationships
- A manager will have a broader perspective of potential issues encountered when managing diverse teams and the strategies to overcome them; have a clear understanding of the firm's commitment to creating a more inclusive culture.
To qualify for the role you must have:
- Experience of functional system testing, inter system / application integration testing, user acceptance testing, performance and Resilience
- A proven track record in a top tier consultancy
- Client facing experience
- ISEB foundation (or equivalent experience)
- Test Management Tool Expertise (such as HP Quality Center)
- Excellent interpersonal skills
- Proven technical ability - combined with strong business acumen
- Strong academic record - including a minimum of 2.1 degree (or equivalent)
- Demonstrable rapid career progression to-date
Additional desirable experience includes:
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