Our client is seeking a Test Manager for their Calgary office for an initial 1 month engagement for a pilot project and then extend for another 10 months.
12+ years of IT experience in services industry out of which at least 10 years in testing. A highly technology oriented person who can scan through applications deployed across different technical platforms.
Deep rooted experience and understanding of testing as a subject matter across lifecycle. Defining test strategy, test planning, test design, execution and reporting,
Must have led and managed complex test engagements with enterprises across different functional domains
Must have experience of managing testing across diversified technical platforms including mainframes, Java, .Net
Very strong understanding of databases.
Must have experience of working on migration testing engagements involving platforms and database upgrades specifically mainframes to Linux, Unix to Linux and Oracle database upgrades
Experience of leading test engagements involving functional test automation, performance, security, compatibility, integration, UAT and other types of testing across applications and products/packaged applications.
Must have worked as consultant on test assessment engagements with various customers across areas like test management, environment management, release management, build management, configuration management and change control management.
Strong understanding and experience of process frameworks supporting QA lifecycle including CMMi and ITIL. Experience of Waterfall and Agile models. Must be highly skilled with estimation models.
Must have worked with customers in NA and Canada in engagements where customer/stakeholder management was one of the prime responsibilities as a SPOC.
Excellent communication, presentation, analytical and interpersonal capabilities.