BI Test Lead

Location: Ashfield, New South Wales Salary: competitive
Sector: IT Type: contract

Test Manager - Sydney (inner west) - 4 month Contract likely to extend

Progressive, in Partnership with one of our key clients in Sydney are currently searching for a Test Manager with at least 3+ years BI Testing experience to lead a small test team using proven IT project testing approaches and methodologies.

This project is ongoing and has 3 years of work available. The client is looking for a candidate who wants to continue contracting for the duration of this project. Office is conveniently located 300m from an inner west train station. With parking available on-site.

Role: Test Manager

Length: 4 months likely to extend

Location: Sydney (inner west)

Key task:

  • Prepare and maintain an integrated testing strategy in a multi phase project
  • Lead a small project test team using proven IT project testing approaches and methodology
  • Participate in daily Program stand-ups for defects and run weekly update meetings with executive leadership
  • Prepare issue summaries and issue impact assessments to communicate complex issues to business stakeholders
  • Work closely with Developers and Business Analysts' to create and streamline Unit and Integration testing
  • Co-ordinate business SME's to participate in User Acceptance Testing
  • Maintaining an Issues Register and test team input into the register
  • Triage issues and prioritise based on competing business imperatives
  • Manage issues analysis and remediation with Business Analysts and Developer Team Leads
  • Work within the project time-line to ensure testing is completed for go-live

The right candidate:

  • Energetic and strategic thinker with a sense of urgency
  • Focused on quality and an eye for detail
  • 5+ years co-ordinating testing, must have 3+ years of BI Testing experience
  • This role is predominately manual testing methods with you being focused on the co-ordination. Experience in optimising testing via automation would be desirable, but not mandatory
  • Happy to role the sleeves up and do some testing to ensure time-lines are met
  • Ability to work under pressure to meet time-lines

The ideal candidate will have proven test lead experience and have the ability to communicate (both written and verbal) complex issues.

If you're interested in this role and meet the essential requirements please APPLY NOW to Justin Holden. Only those who meet the essential requirements can be considered.

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