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Test Manager

Location: London/Hybrid Working

Salary: £50-60K

Are you a Test Manager looking to embark on a new challenge? This is an exciting opportunity with a data driven consultancy who work over 100 leading sports organisations! With a head count of just under 300 people, working across five international offices, this company is on a mission to help sports organizations adopt a data-driven approach across their businesses!

You will play a pivotal role in leading a team of both manual and automation offshore testers. You will be responsible for managing the release process, ensuring consistently high standards of regression testing and only allowing code which has been tested correctly during production. Despite this not being a hands-on testing role, a strong background with test execution would be highly beneficial as you may be required to get stuck in and help the team!

You must have at least 4 years of experience of creating test approaches/frameworks covering both manual and automated testing.

If you would like to be considered for this position then please click apply now or alternatively email an up to date copy of your CV to [email protected]

TWO CIRCLES JOB SPECS INTRODUCE…

TEST MANAGER

CONTEXT

Two Circles

Data enables sports organisations to better understand, and grow stronger relationships with, their audiences and partners. Using data effectively, to guide compelling digital content tailored for the right audiences, consistently results in growth across all business lines.

It was under this premise that Two Circles was founded - in a mission to change the game for sports marketing. Today, our team has grown to just under 300 people, working across five international offices, who are helping sports organizations adopt a data-driven approach across their businesses.

Our work helps our clients drive business growth by delivering the right message or product to the right customer, through the right channel, at the right time.

The Role

As part of our Data Engineering Team, this role will be detail-oriented, and technical Test Manager. Responsible for improving our product's resiliency and working alongside developers to ensure the team provides code that can be trusted and leading a team of Testers including both manual testing and automated test development.

This is not a hands-on testing role, although strong background in test execution is required and you may need to help the team at certain points.

You will be responsible for managing the release process, ensuring high standards of regression testing and only allowing code which has been tested through to production.

You will drive high testing standards, holding engineers accountable for delivering code of excellent quality. You will not allow us to sacrifice quality for speed of delivery.

You will be help to improve our existing unit tests and lead a new suite of integration tests and UI testing.

You will have an in-depth understanding of the Product, and be capable of identifying and prioritising the most critical areas of the product, and where attention is required. This role will work closely with the Product Team, to ensure you have a great understanding of requirements and can then work with Engineering to define test cases.

Key to this is the strategic move towards building out automated testing, and a focus on improving resiliency. While hands-on experience of test automation is not required, a strong understanding of that area is desirable.

Skills Matrix

Must Have

Experience of creating test approaches/frameworks covering manual and automated testing to cover

Unit test

Integration test

Regression test

UI/Front-end test

UAT

Deep understanding of Unit Testing, Integration Testing and Functional Testing, their purposes and how to run

Extensive experience of testing in BI and Data Analytics solutions

Experience of leading a team of Test Engineers

Experience of working within an Agile/DevOps/CICD development approach, including release management and creating test schedules

Highly performing communication skills with both individual and groups

Self-starting and inquisitive

nice to have

Hands-on experience of the following in an Azure Platform

Unit test

Integration test

Regression test

UI/Front-end test

UAT

Austin Fraser is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Austin Fraser is committed to being an equal opportunities employer, and encourages applications from candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity status.

Due to the volume of applications received, we are unable to provide individual feedback to unsuccessful applicants.