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Test Manager Job Description

Job Overview

Responsible for a team of Test Analysts as well as functional responsibilities aligned with improving product quality.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Team training, mentoring and career development
  • Responsible for all Test, Test Tools Development and configuration management activities
  • Familiar with industry standards and certification (e.g. ISO9000), and drives efforts to bring products into conformance with such standards
  • Performance reviews
  • Evaluates, maintains and improves Testing roles and responsibilities within the product development life-cycle
  • Responsible for functional duties assigned by direct manager
  • Facilitates the development, implementation and adherence of testing department standards in partnership with other test team leadership.
  • Evaluates and implements training and development needs for team
  • Manages team compliance with existing measures for reporting testing efforts
  • Co-ordinate all testing tasks within team

Skills / Attributes Required

  • Knowledge of both automated and manual testing
  • Previous test management experience including proven supervisory or leadership experience
  • Strong QA and testing industry knowledge
  • Proven experience in testing
  • The ability to work to agreed deadlines.
  • Experience of coordinating people to complete tasks
  • Experience working within a matrix-style structure

Typical Salary Range

£46,000 to £61,000