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Test Lead

Job Description

We are AMS. We are a global total workforce solutions firm; we enable organisations to thrive in an age of constant change by building, re-shaping, and optimising workforces. Our Contingent Workforce Solutions (CWS) is one of our service offerings; we act as an extension of our clients' recruitment team and provide professional interim and temporary resources.

Our client is one of the world's largest insurance groups, and one of the few to operate on a truly global basis. Their mission is to help their customers understand and protect themselves from risk. With about 55,000 employees serving customers in more than 170 countries, they aspire to become the best global insurer as measured by our shareholders, customers and employees.

On behalf of this organisation, AMS are looking for a Test Lead for a 6 months contract based remotely.

Purpose of the Role:

2 aspects of this project- piece of cloud migration- Microsoft Stack to cloud architecture, snowflake product. Making sure data gets across Engineering capability, transforming from waterfall projects to agile squads, make sure testing is done accurately. Transforming the way we do testing

As a Test Lead you will be responsible for:

  • Getting better value out of third party test practice
  • Managing test transformation is important
  • Work with test tools, test accelerator
  • Making sure high quality products are being migrated into cloud, are transparent, and quality assured
  • Making sure testing is done consistently withing test framework
  • Mixture of using 3rd parties in waterfall method, trying to move away. Need someone to help me move into agile method
  • Overseeing other test engineers, making sure its test efficient
  • Setting up test capabilities in Client
  • Need someone who can take a problem and solve it

What we require from the candidate:

  • Data testing experience- database applications, warehouse (not fussed on particular cloud exp)
  • Experience working with third party test organisations,
  • Experience working with off shore teams
  • Evidence of agile test exp is beneficial- test driven development, scrum development is a bonus
  • Experience of new test methods
  • Experienced, reliable test lead

This client will only accept workers operating via an <Umbrella> or <PAYE> engagement model.

If you are interested in applying for this position and meet the criteria outlined above, please click the link to apply and we will contact you with an update in due course.

Alexander Mann Solutions, a Recruitment Process Outsourcing Company, may in the delivery of some of its services be deemed to operate as an Employment Agency or an Employment Business