My client, a market leading global life science organisation is looking to bring on strong talent in order to lead a team of consultants in order to help continue their success and ultimately drive the business forward. The Technology & Services group are seeking an experienced consulting professional to focus on driving our technology platforms and commercial application business. Candidates should demonstrate a strong track record of consulting implementation projects, an interest in health and life sciences, and are looking to take their career to the next level; developing new solutions and services, leading business development activity and delivering engagements to build lasting relationships across the industry. Our Engagement managers are central to managing and delivering consulting projects to our clients. They take accountability to ensure deliverables are of the utmost quality and that deadlines and budgets are met.
Knowledge and Experience
Do you want to be involved with implementing the latest technologies in exciting IT projects? Do you want to make a difference by assuring that ITS deploys quality products and solutions to our practitioners and clients? Do you have a passion for automation and performance testing? Then the role of Non-Functional Test Manager could be for you.
An award-winning retail/commercial bank is seeking an IT Test Services Manager to join their establishment. The bank prides itself on its customer service/satisfaction levels and is seeking an IT test service manager that believes this philosophy and strives to do great things.
As an IT Test Services Manager you will plan, organise and lead the provision of advice through management of key business services. You will manage a defined testing function with a team of testers (team size up to 20)
* Be the key contact and maintain strategic relationships with key stakeholders and programme leaders
* Responsible for planning, delivery, and governance of defined portfolio of test projects
* Determining the appropriate resource levels
* Co-ordinate and monitor the planning and management of the testing function
* Contribute to plans and budgets for the portfolio of test projects
* Maintain knowledge of regulatory and legal requirements
* Development of overall testing methodologies
* Quality assurance of the testing processes
Skills and Experience Required
* Proven experience of managing a significant operational Test function team
* Proven experience of leading significant cross-functional testing (and teams) of major programmes > £2m
* Good influencing skills, including strong presentation skills
* Strong interpersonal/relationship management skills with the ability to communicate well at senior levels, both written and oral
* Must have the ability to communicate IT concepts verbally and in writing to influence senior and non-specialist audiences
* Has an understanding of the overall development lifecycle
* Has experience of the full spectrum of functional and non-functional testing services on multiple applications and environments
* Experienced with testing complex, multi-platform, distributed applications
An immediate opportunity has arisen for a Business Test Manager to join our client; a leading Custody Bank based in the London, on a contract basis. The Business Test Manager will be working with internal and external stakeholders to identify business issues and priorities and relate these to test project delivery.
As a Project Manager, you will develop and maintain the strategic vision, lead and commission a series of strategic studies and route strategies, report on economic growth and spatial planning, sponsor major schemes and manage the organization's response to major UK infrastructure projects.
As a Project Manager you will be responsible for;
Experience and Knowledge required;
One of the UK's leading technology consulting firm are seeking an experienced Systems Analyst to join their team in Bristol working on-site at a globally recognised organisation in the city. The company in question are running a number of major IT software development and wider technology programmes for this client and require forward thinking, IT focused Systems Analysts to join the team immediately.
Our client is looking for Systems Analyst's with a strong background gathering requirements and working on enterprise level engagements with blue chip organisations typically with a strong technology/software bias. Projects will typically be very large and complex and tend to be delivered in an agile fashion. You will have full end to end experience and an expert knowledge of the SDLC as well as understanding various delivery methods, particularly agile/iterative. Experience working for or in the retail, FS, oil & gas or related blue chip space would be beneficial.
In order to be considered for the Systems Analyst role you will have:
- 5+ Years Business/Systems Analysis experience working in large scale, enterprise environments
- Experience of working on complex, mission critical software/infrastructure based projects within blue chip organisations
- Strong understanding of the full SDLC & Agile delivery
- Experience with business process analysis and re-engineering using GAP analysis
- Strong knowledge of UML and process modelling
- Ideally experience working in the consultancy sector
- Strong experience dealing with tough business focused stakeholders
- Definition, support and execution of UAT
- First class communication and problem solving skills
As a Business Ananlyst you should be able to assess the impact of any business changes and their needs. You should be able to anaylse, document the requirements and communicate the same to the stakeholders who are responsible for the delivery and also support the delivery.
You will have to collabrate with many representatives from all the bussiness areas including software developers. You will also work closely with operational managers to understand and help develop their processes.
As a Business Analyst you will work strategically to identify challenges and opportunities for improvements to increase the capabilities of the relavant business areas. You will work closely with Senior Business Analysts, Solution Architects and key stakeholders to develop these into strategic business and system improvement plans.
Should be a good team player and be able to pull all the teams together to find the solutions supported by all the teams.
Should possess analytical skills, logical thinking and problem solving skills.
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.
Our in-house experts assist with the wide range of legal and ethical problems that arise from professional practice. This can include clinical negligence claims, complaints, medical and dental council inquiries, legal and ethical dilemmas, disciplinary procedures, inquests and fatal accident inquiries.
Agile driven Test manager with passion for automation and strong team leadership is required by a market leading ISV based in the North West. A company who has been disrupting the market space and has become an award-winning organisation.
This Test Manager role plays a pivotal in the R&D team. As such, you will be taking complete ownership on the design, development and implementation for everything QA and test automation. Being the Test Manager, you must be comfortable mentoring the other QA's in the team, provide technical leadership and able to discuss strategic direction with department heads and members of the board. Effectively you will be mapping and shaping the test strategy to enable continuous integration and deployment.
You will be responsible for architecting, creating and managing test frameworks that are used across the business. Ensuring that all the automated tests are performed to the highest standard. This is including but not limited to End to End, Integration, Functional, Regression, Smoke, Performance, Load, Soak, Mobile, Compatibility, Interrupt testing.
strong A a have knowledge of Selenium WebDriver or other relevant frameworks/tools and dev languages such as .NET or Java. The R&D division goodThis role requires agile
practice and are driven by SOLID development principles and a DevOps ethos.
The business continues to grow at a rate faster than expected, which I am sure is related to the fact the board are huge advocates of investing in the business and the best people in the market. Salaries are highly competitive and you also get an invested interest in both the business and your ongoing career development.
The candidate will be responsible for delivering on multiple tactical projects and gathering and documenting business and functional requirements A dynamic and growing Commodities trading business is currently looking for a Front Office Business Analyst to join their team on a permanent basis. Offering career development potential along with an excellent benefits package, including uncapped bonus and non-contributory pension, this is a great opportunity for a Business Analyst looking for the next step in the career.
As Business Analyst, you will work autonomously within their team to facilitate the delivery of technology enabled business change. Working with stakeholders across the trading desks, you will shape and deliver strategic and tactical developments, and plan this change through high level, detailed requirements (stories). You will work closely with testing teams and the business to ensure solutions meet expectations, and provide user training and assist with the completion of user guides.
The successful Business Analyst will need to have prior exposure to commodities trading, preferably within energy, and be able to demonstrate experience of working directly alongside Front Office teams. You will have excellent communication skills, and have hands on project experience of Analysis and Configuration in an ETRM system, preferably Openlink Endur. You will understand the deal life-cycle and trading best practice, and be comfortable delivering change from Inception to Production. A knowledge of SQL for direct database access is also highly desirable.
We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnerships, pregnancy or maternity or age.
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.