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UAT Test Manager - Insurance

  • Location:

    London

  • Sector:

    Quality Assurance/Testing

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Job functions:

    Consultant

  • Salary:

    £60000 - £70000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Natasha Mehay

  • Contact email:

    natasha.mehay@lafosse.com

  • Job ref:

    58475_1626797990

  • Published:

    13 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-08-31

  • Startdate:

    asap

UAT Test Manager, Insurance, London Markets , Agile, UAT Test Manager, Insurance, London Markets , Agile.

UAT Test Manager required urgently for a digital consultancy based in London. This role is paying up to £70,000pa plus benefits. Ideally, we are looking for someone who:

  • Has worked for companies in the insurance industry, preferably underwriting or reinsurance.
  • Possesses and can demonstrate insurance domain knowledge and experience.
  • Can demonstrate experience of functional testing of insurance systems and applications.
  • Possesses awareness and experience of working in cross-cultural environments.
  • Has performed the role of UAT Manager or UAT Coordinator on multiple projects and programmes.
  • Is able to demonstrate a clear understanding of UAT Strategy and UAT Planning requirements.
  • Understands the importance of rigor, process and governance in testing.
  • Possesses a thorough understanding of functional test levels across the software delivery lifecycle.
  • Can evidence experience of working in Agile delivery environments, preferably Scrum.
  • Has experience in using Agile tools in support of Test Management and Defect Management.
  • Understands and can demonstrate experience of risk-based testing.
  • Is able to identify, manage and resolve Risks and Issues impacting testing activities.
  • Can build working relationships through strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Takes a proactive approach to problem resolution and enjoys being challenged.
  • Possesses excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate assertively.
  • Has experience of managing stakeholder expectations and presenting updates.

Desired:

  • Experience of using Azure DevOps and JIRA for Test Management and Defect Management.
  • Is able to query SQL and MSSQL databases when analysing test results.
  • Experience of working in a CMMi or TMMi accredited organisation.
  • Has contributed to Test Process Improvement initiatives.
  • Has worked for an IT consultancy delivering software testing services.

Please apply for immediate consideration.