Test Lead (Senior) (Parvana)

About the Client:

  • This client looks for high achievers who wish to build a career at a top international IT company.

    Their typical applicant should not just be looking for a job, but should be seeking a career filled with opportunity, should enjoy the challenge of working towards stretch goals; and be willing to take every chance to grow on a technical and personal level.

    Join an elite team.


  • Manage all the testing activities for the customer.
  • Communicating with internal / external clients to determine specific testing requirements and expectations.
  • Liaising with customers to understand the business and to ensure this is reflected in the test coverage.
  • Managing and maintaining a positive relationship with clients.
  • Managing and implementing the test strategy for the project.
  • Providing consultation to clients on test approach, plans and methodology.
  • Ensuring test entry / exit criteria are identified, agreed and fulfilled and within project and test targets.
  • Taking ownership for team’s test deliverables.
  • Ensuring appropriate planning and management of the test resources.
  • Providing reporting on test progress including test status, defects, risks and metrics.
  • Defining and implementing the strategic plans for automation testing in the programme.
  • Ensuring the necessary tools are available and provided to the testing team.
  • Identify, prioritise and drive test improvements and best practices for better quality, coverage and efficiency.


  • Relevant tertiary qualifications.
  • ISTQB certificate.

Skills / Experience:

  • 8+ years testing experience, with 5 years mandatory test leadership experience in large implementation and/or software development projects.
  • Advanced level of ISTQB.
  • Advanced knowledge of procedures in QA, automation and end to end Software Testing.
  • Exposure to working in or with Agile teams.
  • Proven track record of leading test strategy and approach with in-depth understanding of test processes and methodologies.
  • Capable of high level test design and risk recommendation and management.
  • Expert level of analytical problem-solving skills to identify and diagnose problems beyond current boundaries.
  • Broad understanding of trends in the testing space.
  • Telecommunications industry experience preferred.
  • Preferable hands on experience in automation and test management tools.

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