Test Manager (North West)

Chorley Service Delivery

We exist to offer innovation, collaboration and service delivery to our clients, whilst the employees of ROQ benefit from knowledge sharing and the chance to work across a number of different projects and really make a difference. 

As a Test Manager at ROQ, you will provide regular, accurate, and concise progress reports to the delivery teams and also be capable of thinking innovatively about how best to test the solution and what may be required in order to facilitate testing.

What ROQ can offer you

In return ROQ can offer a highly competitive starting salary, company pension, Fitbit, life assurance, staff discounts, buy and sell holidays, on-going training and superb career development whilst working in an innovative environment and working amongst skilled professionals.

We also have a charity matching scheme which allows you to raise funds for a local charity of your choice and the company will match your donation of up to £200 per year. To encourage CSR activity, we are also proud to be able to offer an additional paid days leave for the purposes of charity work.


Key responsibilities

  • Definition of the High-Level Test Approach for Programmes/Projects, including advising on the test phases needed to support the Programme/Project
  • Strong testing experience in implementing SaaS applications, ideally MS Dynamics implementations and/or large-scale ERP implementations
  • Good understanding of technology and system architectures
  • Definition and maintenance of the Test Strategy documents
  • Provide input to the Programme/Project management on the needs of Test project
  • Provide estimates, with a good level of accuracy, of the time required to complete test activities
  • Manage Test progress, including assigning work, monitoring progress and providing feedback
  • Work collaboratively with business personnel, particularly around defining requirements and supporting execution for testing phases such as UAT and Live Proving
  • Define and maintain Test Plan documents
  • Identify, document and manage all significant Programme/Project Risks and Issues regarding Testing
  • Identify opportunities within our clients to sound out new opportunities within software testing

Key Skills

  • Experience in developing and writing Test Strategies and Approaches Demonstrates managing test teams both onshore and offshore
  • Experience leading a project team in tight timescales
  • Strong communication skills at all levels
  • Experience with implementing and configuring a variety of leading testing tools and understanding how best to exploit them
  • Extensive experience of defining and implementing waterfall, agile and hybrid/custom testing approaches
  • Experience in a senior testing position, including leading a team
  • Experience of managing teams working on multiple projects
  • Your personal data will only be used solely for the purpose of ROQ supporting and responding to your request and will never be shared to a third party, nor do we transfer any such information outside of the EU.
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