Volunteer Software Test Manager - Work from home

  • Job Reference: 00006528-1
  • Date Posted: 12 May 2020
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications, Covid-19
  • Job Type: Contract

Job Description

Volunteer Test Manager required to support the NHS in rolling out a new laboratory application which will increase testing for Covid-19.

Are you currently furloughed or between contracts and want to do you part by supporting our wonderful NHS in the fight against Covid-19. An NHS Trust in the Thames Valley area is looking for a volunteer Test Manager who can help them with the QA and rollout of a new laboratory application.

Volunteer Summary:

Manage a team of five Testers and take ownership of test automation plans, processes, and their implementation of LIMS
Facilitate and create automated smoke tests/gateway tests, and full system tests for all products
To generate and collate any test data required for automated test scenarios for the Project Manager and stakeholders
Responsible for reviewing, improving, maintaining and making recommendations, with regards use of suitable and appropriate automation software
Provide technical test support and training for your team of Testers  
Ensuring the required knowledge within the test team is effective, and that the team adhere to current test processes and best practice
To deliver software releases for the agreed product roadmaps with a high level of quality.
Facilitate and be a mentor for Agile practices within the test team
Carry out risk based functional, regression, system, and integration testing as required to deliver clinically safe and high quality software
To facilitate and/or attend meetings (via MS Teams)
To act as point of contact for all automation and technical test related queries
To advise team members on all technical aspects of testing
To  review Requirement Specifications, Analysis and Design Specifications and Product Incident Reports, and provide initial estimates for planning
Validate Test documentation from a technical perspective