You will be part of a multi located, cross functional development team with responsibility for determining the quality and usability of our software. You will be texcellent variety with lots of opportunities to train and develop your skillset. You will be responsible for the overall quality of all products delivered. Working side by side with developers and stakeholders, throughout the SDLC, you will be following an agile development methodology.
Test Manager - skills required
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With interviews commencing from the 31st October this role will not be on the market for long so do not hesitate to get in touch.
Business Analyst, BA, product owner - Software retail, customer analytics, agile - required for an industry leading big data company based in Manchester, North West - Commutable from Stockport, Bolton, Oldham, Huddersfield, Halifax, Chester, Warrington, Preston, Liverpool, Leeds, Stoke, Crewe and Sheffield.
This is an outstanding opportunity to work as a business analyst/product owner for a global big data/customer analytics company. You will assist with the effective and timely delivery of all new and existing projects. You will have experience managing all life cycle stages and be able to effectively collaborate with market teams and end users to ensure the highest product standards possible. You will be familiar with working on large platforms and development builds across a wide spectrum of techs (full stack, Back End, Front End - essential) and will therefore need a strong technical and business background. Anyone who has worked on complex customer analytics/insight applications will be ideal, whether that be financial, retail or E-commerce based.
You will have proven experience working on large scale software development projects and lead from the front in all aspects of Business Analysis including Data Flows, defining and documenting business/technical requirements and building use cases.
Skills and experience;
- Strong Business Analysis/product owner experience
- Experience working across all life cycle stages
- Experience working across multiple software development projects (Full stack)
- Background within financial, E-commerce or retail
- Customer analytics/insight application experience (advantageous)
- Experience working with technical, QA and design teams
- Good project management skills
- Comfortable working within an Agile environment
- Data analysis and modelling
- Passion for technology and real attention to detail and drive to understand systems
- Analysis and documenting complex technical/business needs
- Bachelors degree in computer science or equivalent
- Producing data and process models for large development projects
This is an exceptional opportunity to join a leading global business at the top of their game and who continue to demonstrate year on year growth and investment. Salary will depend upon experience though will range from 35 - 50k plus an excellent benefits package including bonus of over 10%.
Please forward your CV for immediate consideration.
My client is currently going through a l transformation programme of work and have selected Imperva Securesphere as the choice data discovery/protection tool
We are therefore seeking a project manager to deliver the implementation of this product across their business
Day to day activities:
The Project Manager role will be the person engaged through the Discovery to implementation phases of the project delivering against the design and project plan across the Clients estate. In addition to a high business acumen and a fluent English speaker the following are the requirements of the person.
Job Description :
The successful candidate will have experience with leading a cross functional team delivering a Dynamic purchasing system for the procurement and monitoring of service providers. You will have experience with the legalities surrounding the DPS including daily usage, setup, running competitions, maintenance and awards.
Experience of achieving results through influencing skills rather than direct control
Experience of successfully managing multiple stakeholders with conflicting demands and priorities
Significant experience of the implementation of a Dynamic Purchasing System
Experience of Dynamic Purchasing systems - daily usage - setup, running competitions, maintenance, awards etc
Significant experience of the legalities and obligations surrounding a DPS
Experience of the documentation requirements of a DPS
Experience of the UAT testing of a DPS
Knowledge of what may bring legal challenges to IUK when using the DPS
Knowledge of best practice when using a DPS
Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities:
Technical management of the Implementation of the Dynamic Purchasing System to meet Innovate UK process model
Assist with the documentation associated with the Dynamic Purchasing System as well as the launch of the system via OJEU
Provide knowledge and expertise in the legalities surrounding the Dynamic Purchasing System
Working closely with the business to identify, document and implement process (including change) into the new system
Liaise with external stakeholder (DPS Supplier) to build DPS as per Innovate UK requirements, whilst ensure compliant and governed release
Work with UAT test manager to ensure all stakeholders are satisfied and confident that the DPS is fit for purpose
Share best practice and knowledge with Innovate UK Staff as well as providing training on the use of a Dynamic Purchasing System
Provide regular updates to Project Manager on the status of the DPS
Excellent communication and stakeholder management skills
Excellent planning and delivery skills :
A willingness to challenge preconceptions and offer well-reasoned and considered judgements to all levels of stakeholders
Highly developed analytical and problem-solving skills, including the ability to quickly understand new and complex issues and to apply solutions
Ability to identify and summarise key points from complex discussions and meetings and documents
Document production to a high standard, able to proofread and redact work as required
A robust and flexible approach with the ability to thrive in an agile/changing environment
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.
Test Manager required for a leading client in the Leicestershire area. My client is looking for an experienced a Test Manager with hands-one-Test Analysis but also with enough experience to lead the testing function to create a testing strategy and create standard documentation.
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.
Job Description :
Austin Fraser is currently recruiting for a Service Delivery Manager to manage a global team of 18 support and implementation specialists. The successful candidate will be spending 50% of the time on internal issues and 50% of the time on external customer issues.
The Service Delivery Manager will take ownership of customer engagement from a technical perspective, overseeing technical delivery, managing resource schedules, maintaining team standards and serving as a customer facing escalation point.
Maintain deployment and support standards, operating procedures and processes and document best practice
Review and maintain user and technical documentation
Evaluate documentation resolutions and analyse consistent issues to prevent future issues
Develop manuals to help users
Develop and maintain logging, reporting and escalation procedures
Ensure the department become more effective in meeting customer needs through maximising training and process
Manage internal release management of software releases, advise internal and external customers of changes and developments
Review software releases to ensure problems have been resolved
Develop and implement structure and business process including SLAs
Create project estimates to ensure tasks are being delivered within budget
Manage expectations with external customers and internal teams such as Dev and Test
Coach and mentor team members, reviewing their work and prioritisation
Ensure team is focused on internal SLAs, rapid response, Robust process and escalation management
Experience of delivery software projects
Experience working with implementation and support methodologies, technologies and tools
Familiarity with legal documents and understanding of contract management
Ability to manage technical teams effectively
Experience managing suppliers and customer SLAs
Understanding of budget control
Understanding of hardware and operating systems
Understanding of database platforms
Lead Test Analyst required for a leading client in the London area. My client is looking for an experienced a hands-on Test Analyst but also with enough experience to lead the testing function to create a testing strategy and create standard documentation
· Extensive Test Analyst Experience
· Hands on Testing experience
· Background of creating testing strategy
· Knowledge of Integration/UAT testing
· Background of testing code which is coming from vendors
· Previous experience of creating standard documentation
· Previous experience of UAT Testing
· Clear verbal and written communication skills.