- Lead all aspects of testing for the PTP FOM programme
- Produce the Test Strategy and Test Plans for executing that strategy across the Programme
- Sechedule, Prioritize and Manage the workload of a team of testers
- Own Standards, Processes, and Quality Assurance of all testing activities to meet business needs
- Test strategy and execution of testing for a large complex transformation programme
- Test plans and test cases
- Advanced test tools and techniques
- Testing automation tools and techniques
- Code repository tools and configuration management tools
- Software development life cycle and large scale data migration projects
- Test team leadership skills
- Experience working within delivery teams for transformation programmes of significant scale
Up to £550 pd
The following is DESIRABLE, not essential:
About this job
This is a fantastic opportunity to work on one of the largest and most complex IT sites in the UK! As part of a very experienced Network Security Team, you will work within the Delivered Service element providing daily incident resolution and administration, deliver demand and project work, while providing guidance and support in areas of key expertise. You will have excellent experience in IT security techniques, security products, server and application deployment and fault finding. With a strong Networking background, ideally with extensive experience in Gateway security, Firewalls and IDS you will be comfortable in a Microsoft environment with Linux.
SC Cleared or eligible and prepared to go through and be eligible for Advanced Clearance
EXCLUSIVE OPPORTUNITY: Sopra Steria, a European leader in digital transformation, provides one of the most comprehensive portfolios of end-to-end service offerings on the market: systems integration, software development, infrastructure management and business process services. Sopra Steria is trusted by leading private and public-sector organisations to deliver successful transformation programmes that address their most complex and critical business challenges. Combining high quality and performance services, added value and innovation, Sopra Steria enables its clients to make the best use of digital technology.
With over 38,000 employees in more than 20 countries and revenue of €3.6 billion in 2015, this is a great time to join the organisation as you will be pivotal to our continued development and growth plans. We're offering you the opportunity to do more too - using your business skills and knowledge, and your creativity, to add more value than clients would traditionally expect.
About this Company
On offer is the opportunity to work for a European leader in digital transformation. The roles come with competitive salaries, the opportunity for further development and the potential for a wide and diverse career within.
I am currently working with a well established company based in Birmingham. They are looking for a Senior Test Analyst to join their Birmingham office on a permanent basis. You will be involved with hands-on testing and also reviewing/planning aspects of testing within this business. You will report into the Test Manager and be involved with both Manual and Automation testing tasks, so experience is both these areas is required. After time this position will take a focus around more automation projects so key experience in similar projects is a must have.
We are looking for a candidate to have extensive hands-on experience around XML (not necessarily coding ability) just a large amount of time focused on XML files etc. We are also looking for extensive web service testing tool experience, particular SoapUI if possible and use of automation tools (Selenium is preferable) You will be liaising with key stakeholders (from both IT and business focused departments) so excellent communication skills and ability to act as a bridge between IT and business is necessary in order to succeed. You will need to be ISEB/ISTQB certified in order to be considered for this position.
- Understanding of the creation and execution of test scripts
- Good understanding of Test Automation tools (Selenium/QTP/UFT etc.)
- Experience of Waterfall/Agile methodologies
- Experience in using a test tool (such as ALM) to control Scripting and execution of tests
- Experience in use of defect management tools (such as ALM)
- Sound knowledge of XML (Ability to read/create/post messages)
- Experience in SoapUI (or similar tool)
- Any insurance/financial services background is beneficial
- Ideally ISEB/ISTQB qualified
Previous experience of supporting payment platforms is absolutely essential, specific knowledge of the Postilion suite is highly desirable.This role will be responsible for providing on-call support, so it is essential that you are happy to work a 24/7 on-call rota. There will also be an element of travel to customer sites.
To be considered for this role you must have demonstrable experience of installing, configuring and supporting payment processing software applications in a production environment.
You will be working with clients to install, configure and support a suite of software products, installing code, making changes, deploying patches, identifying potential problems and proposing improvements to the SaaS model.
It is essential that you have solid SQL query skills, coupled with a good understanding of server architecture, ideally with knowledge of Windows and Linux/Unix, and the ability to recommend suitable designs for the build and/or modification of technical environments. It is expected that you will have a good understanding of network protocols, TCP/IP, NTP, SSL/TLS, DNS, ideally with Cisco experience and broader networking.
A suitable candidate must have excellent customer management skills, with the ability to document activities, problems and procedures clearly, accurately and concisely. You will have the ability to effectively plan and multi-task in a complex and demanding environment, whilst be able to work under pressure and to tight deadlines.
Midlands based client are looking for a Network Engineer to join their team to alleviate some pressure on the internal teams. There is a mix of BAU and project work but the majority will be helping with support tickets.
A leading supplier of IT software & Managed Service solutions require a Network project Engineer to assist with new implementations and support existing customer's network infrastructure.
In execution of your duties, you will be responsible for: