Copello are pleased to be partnered with a global leader of providing IT & Engineering services, recruiting for a Programme Test Manager/ Test Architect.


The Programme Test Manager will be joining an exciting programme of work, being delivered within the Air Traffic Management world delivering the next evolution that will be a key part of UK National Infrastructure.


The successful candidate will have a proven capability in a similar role, and will act as the SME across various test methodologies and approaches (from Waterfall to Agile), including test Automation. Reporting into the Head of Systems & Test, you will also be responsible for shaping and driving the test campaign for large and complex systems, creating innovative, efficient, and effective approaches to testing and assurance with safety and security assurance in mind.


Responsibilities will include;


  • Strategic and technical leadership
  • Provide guidance and support in defining test strategies and process techniques, tools/frameworks/technologies, infrastructure, environment & data
  • Provide goals and objectives in line with the Test Strategy
  • Test documentation (Plan, closure report, test packs and scenarios)
  • Workpackage Management across the campaign (including costing and scheduling, tracking/reporting and course correcting for risk management)


To be considered for this fantastic opportunity, it is essential for the Programme Test Manager to have significant experience working on similar large scale systems and systems integration programmes (over £100m). This will include planning, management and execution ideally within virtualised/ cloud computing environments.


Ideally candidates will have some knowledge of Air Traffic Management, but this is not an essential requirement.


Only candidates eligible for SC (SCUK) Clearance can be considered for this opportunity.


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