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Updated on 09 June 2017 Senior Test Consultant Manager Level - Contract

Telco Networking

We Offer

  • Dublin City - West
  • Contractor Day Rate
  • €400 to €450 per day DOE
  • 3 Months initially
  • Interviewing Now

Essential Requirements

The project involves implementing changes to an established complex, wholesale telco environment supported by a range of vendors.

  • Hands on Test Manager/Lead successfully managing small test team and stakeholders
  • Develop an effective working relationship with the business, developers and operational support areas
  • Experience as a Test Manager/Lead for the implementation of major telco BSS/OSS/VOIP/Networking/Fault Management Systems
  • Experience working with Internal Organisations, 3rd Party Application Vendors and System Integrators
  • Senior stakeholder management experience
  • Defining and executing test cases and updating tests in JMeter, REST API/soapUI and Selenium

Core Skills

  • Analysis of business and functional requirements and creation of Test Strategy, Test Plan, Test Schedule, Test Scripts, Test Cases, and Resource Planning using Matrix management techniques
  • Management of test teams, test processes, automated functional/ performance testing tools, and risk mitigation
  • Management of Functional, Non Functional, Regression, Integration, Load, Stress, End to End (E2E), User Acceptance, Operation Acceptance Testing, and defect reporting
  • Extensive experience in one or more of the following; large systems operations, client server and distributed environments
  • Working knowledge of recognised SDLC and Test methodologies, e.g. V-Model, Waterfall, Agile, Risked Based Testing Techniques
  • Working knowledge of Test Management Tools, Tracking Tools and Testing Tools
  • Experience in management of both technical and business testing phases
  • Experience supporting the business through all testing cycles with detailed progress reporting
  • Test Environment Release and Configuration management
  • REST API knowlege, JMeter, and some exposure to Selenium
  • Confident communicator to both senior management level and developer/tester level
  • Management of IT testing projects delivered by external vendors
  • Proven budget planning and management capability
  • IT/Computer Science Degree
  • ISEB/ISTQB Certified
  • A minimum of 8 years software testing experience on complex IT projects ideally in a Telco domain
** Candidates must be eligible to live and work in Ireland.
** Agency assistance is not required at this time.

If you wish to apply, please email a cover note detailing your available start date together with your most recent CV to careers@exactest.ie