to £53k plus extensive flexible benefits package
Your future duties and responsibilities
Responsibilities will include performing analysis of requirements and design to understand what testing activities are required to verify the requirements; produce estimates for the testing to be performed and Identifying test tools required to support the identified testing activities.
You will manage and deliver the design and writing of test plans, creating and reviewing of test documentation, designing and writing of detailed test cases/scripts, creating of weekly progress metrics and the generation of requirements traceability evidence
Identifying staffing needs, interviewing and mentoring the members of the test team, manage and lead the day-to-day activities of the test team and interact with other programme disciplines (i.e. DA Team, Development Team, PA, Safety) will also form part of your day-to-day activities
Required qualifications to be successful in this role
Experience of the full software lifecycle, especially the test lifecycle, large systems, using test tools, writing test cases/scripts, managing test teams sized 1 – 6 people, including producing plans and documentation and the ability to define and follow formal waterfall test processes based on V-model, produce accurate records and methodical approach to work are essential skills required for this role.
Knowledge of maintenance of a test environment, Cantata (or similar test tools), development using C/C++, Perl scripting, MS Word macros, DOORs DXL scripts, Clearcase, SVN (or other configuration management tools) and Space project experience, especially working for ESA would be highly beneficial
Be part of something exciting! Would you like to be part of something meaningful? Do you want to work on real projects that make a difference in the world? Are you ready to develop the skills and understanding you need for a career in IT through both training and hands-on experience? Come and join our Space business unit as a Test Manger
One of our key programmes which centres around Satellite Navigation Services currently requires a Test Manager to plan, manage, derive and implement module and system level test cases