Test / QA Programme Manager (Warwickshire)

60000.00 - 65000.00 GBP Annual + GBP60000 - GBP65000/annum (DOE) + Car + Excellent Benefits
23 Sep 2019
21 Oct 2019
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Test / QA Programme Manager
Warwickshire (Nr Nuneaton)
GBP55,000 - GBP65,000 (DOE) + Car + Benefits

Test / QA Programme Manager needed for a permanent career opportunity based near Nuneaton (Warwickshire). A chance to join a Global IT Infrastructure Team within a leading global organisation.

Paying up to GBP65,000 (DOE) + Car + Annual Bonus + 25 days holiday + Health + Pension + More!

Please note: this role will involve regular global travel, possibly up to 10 times per year. Start ideally in Autumn 2019:

Key skills, experience and duties will include:

-Managing Software Testing/QA activities for large, complex programmes of work within an Agile environment.
-The ideal candidate will have come from a 'hands-on' technical background in Software Testing / Test Automation or Software Development / programming (Java, C++).
-Test Automation architecture / frameworks (Selenium, Postman, UFT, Junit, Jest, Robot etc).
-Defining strategy, governance and controls necessary for successful delivery of Test/QA programmes.
-Supporting a company-wide transition from Waterfall to Agile/SAFe methodologies + DevOps/Cloud environment.
-Previous experience of TDD/BDD approaches would be helpful (using Gerkin, Cucumber).
-Delivering improved test management processes, including test controls and progress reporting for Senior Management.
-Leading on/off-shore teams and managing 3rd party outsourced suppliers.
-DevOps/Cloud environments would be useful (Azure, Kubernetes, Docker, CI/CD pipelines).
-Experience of working for large scale, complex, multi-site businesses.
-Proven expertise across the full testing life-cycle including Performance Testing, Security Testing + an appreciated of IT Infrastructure / Middleware platforms (Unix / Linux).
-The Person: dynamic, ability or prioritise, commercially aware, multi-tasker, embraces a challenge + keen to learn new technologies.


-Please email through a copy of your CV for consideration stating your work availability, GBP salary expectations and a short paragraph explaining why you believe you are a strong match for this position.
-If your experience matches the job description a member of the Syntax team will contact you to talk you through the full details and to answer any questions you may have.
-We do our very best to respond to all applications. However, due to high volumes of enquiries we regret it is not always possible to do this.


-Syntax Consultancy Ltd is a leading independent IT, Digital and Tech recruitment specialist.
-We offer 30+ years experience in providing outstanding talent into clients throughout the UK & Europe, including the IT Consultancy, Government, Education, NHS, Software and Retail markets.
-We specialise in supplying high-end Contract / Interim and Permanent IT, Digital and Technical professionals who make an immediate, positive impact.
-At Syntax we pride ourselves on providing an outstanding service to candidates and clients alike.
-We aim to make the recruitment process as positive and hassle-free as possible, whatever the final outcome.
-Syntax Consultancy Ltd operates as an Employment Business and Recruitment Agency