The objective of the role will be to work within the testing team, supporting the BAT Test Programme Manager to deliver reliable, innovative and effective testing activities to ensure the business needs on time, budget and quality are met across the Transformation and Small Change portfolios.
What is the purpose of this role?
This water Utilities Company based in the Thames Valley is looking for a test manager whose duties are on the coordination of all testing activities during every stage of the test process on the MDMS (Meter Data Management System) Programme, as well as coordination with the alliance partner Test Manager. Authoritative guidance and advice to the test team is an important aspect of the job, as is advising on the practicality of the project.
What makes this role unique?
This role will deliver the test strategy and test management of a team of IS test team leads (x4) and 20 test agents. The role will also set up standardised testing for this water utilities company
What will this role involve?
Conducting test performance reviews
Maintaining and improving testing roles
Facilitating development of test scripts
Evaluating training and development needs of testers
Managing tests from end to end
Developing testing strategies and gaining approval from the Test Assurance Team within the TTA.
Setting up test schedules
Documenting tests findings and completion report into CAB
Supervising test teams
What skills are we looking for?
QA and Testing
Meeting project deadlines and adhering to the Project Delivery Framework
Coordinating people and teams
Negotiating and networking
Communicating in both a written and verbal form
Being dynamic and self-motivated
Being persistent and resilient
Achieving set objectives
Working in a diverse environment
Experience of Energy IP and Azure Platform
Ability to manage post go-live tickets
Experience on complex interface architecture testing
Meter data management experience
Flexibility to travel to Reading, Swindon and Langley
Data Migration Management
Experience with Sales Force, Mainframe and Interface Systems.
Business Analyst required by a leading global financial services organisation located in London. The Business Analyst will be working on a wide variety of IT projects and will involve assessing business need, capturing requirements, designing solutions and supporting delivery. The Business Analyst will need to have a proven track record of business analysis gained with complex Matrix managed environments.
Business Analyst, London, Financial Services
Business Analyst, London, Financial Services
This is a fantastic opportunity to join a growing global financial services business offering career progression and a comprehensive benefits package.
To understand the regulatory framework within which the co's changes are developed, tested and deployed and to be an expert on the co's test assurance obligations.
To work with the co; its service providers; service users and regulatory bodies to document the test strategy and approach for future Releases
To support consultations and address any comments arising from them
To collate responses from Test Assurance in support of SEC Modifications
To develop and maintain a Test Assurance obligations register and monitor compliance with it
To document and maintain the processes by which test artefacts are produced and the template documents and to educate the co's staff in best practice in these activities
To support members of the co by reviewing test artefacts to ensure that they are clear and meet the regulatory needs.
Skills and Experiences Essential
A skilled wordsmith/technical author that is experienced in producing regulatory documents and materials
Has worked in a pressurised project environment and produced documentation to time and quality
Experience in capturing diverse viewpoints and supporting their resolution
Experienced in the testing and assurance of complex systems and processes
Experienced in documenting processes and producing proforma documents
A strong communicator, skilled at listening and with an ability to explain and document needs clearly.
A skilled user of MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook)
Skills and Experiences Desirable
Experience in working across a multi-organisation environment, operating across multiple locations
Experience of working in a complex programme that is committed to delivery
Experience of smart metering or working in a regulated environment
Keenness and ability to identify and propose process improvements
Business Analyst,Technical Author,Governance,Regulatory,Test.