Programme Test Manager â€“ IBM Ballarat
Introduction As a Test Specialist at IBM, your analytical and technical skills will directly impact the quality of the software we create. Come work in an agile environment where you will help each iteration reach the next level. Whether the testing is manual, automated, or cognitive, you hold a key role in releasing the best deliverables to IBMâ€™ers and our clients.
Your Role and Responsibilities Programme Test Manager â€“ IBM Ballarat IBM is the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, serving clients in 170 countries. In this new era of Cognitive Business, IBM is helping to reshape industries by bringing together our expertise in Cloud, Analytics, Security, Mobile, and the Internet of Things. We are changing how we create.
How we collaborate. How we analyse. How we engage.
IBM is a leader in this global transformation so there is no better place to launch your career. Role: Programme Test Manager is responsible for overall testing delivery of a large and complex program of work. You will provide â€ª leadership and strategic direction to drive innovation and improvement in the quality of testing services across the overall program.
Desired Attributes and Skills: Exceptional communication skills (across variety of internal & external stakeholders including test teams and senior leadership) Experience in developing & delivering enterprise wide testing strategy & plan Demonstrated experience in leading & successfully delivering large testing programs Highly experienced in program planning, STLC, Enterprise Testing Delivery and Governance. The ability to understand and assimilate different points of view. Have prior exposure working in an AGILE environments/teams using methodologies such as, SCRUM, KANBAN, XP and exposure to supporting tools.
Strong knowledge of testing cycles, test tools and defect tracking processes. Natural leadership skills and the ability to thrive in a collaborative culture. The flexibility to travel to client locations Demonstrate knowledge and experience using test management tools such as; Microfocus ALM, JIRA, TestRail MTM, XRAY Passion for delivering with Innovation Experience with leading large-scale test automation implementations provide Continuous Testing Experience in leading programs with large performance testing engagements Education and Experience: You must be degree qualified with a minimum Bachelor degree in an applicable field You must have minimum 8 yearâ€™s experience in the Test Management field You must have minimum 5 yearâ€™s experience in Program Test Management roles Mandatory Requirement: â€¢ Be an Australian citizen â€¢ Be eligible to obtain an AGSVA baseline security clearance or already have AGSVA baseline security clearance.