Version 1 Cork

QA/Test Manager

Department: Cloud & Infrastructure


Company Description

We pledge "to prove IT can make a real difference to our customer's businesses". We work hard to ensure we understand what our customers need from their technology solutions and then we deliver.

We are an award-winning company who provide world class customer service; we think big and we hire great people. Version 1 are more than just another IT services company - we are leaders in implementing and supporting Oracle, Microsoft and AWS technologies.

Invest in us and we’ll invest in you; if you are driven, committed and up for a challenge, we want to meet you.

Job Description

Due to continued success and growth, we are expanding our delivery team and are now looking for a Test Manager. The Test Manager will develop high level proposed Test approaches with all internal and external parties - e.g., test phases, test cycle, timeline, options in relation to automation of front-end testing etc. In joining our team of consultants, you will play a key part in the continual research, design, and development of our clients’ core products. We are looking for someone who is motivated by emerging technologies and has a passion to drive technology transformation. The successful candidate should be hands on, able to contribute individually and should have experience within a fast pace dynamic environment.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Write a comprehensive Test Strategy/Approach and a Test Plan for the program.
  • Responsible for planning the test work-stream including resources, scope and schedule.
  • Estimate and obtain management support for the time, resources and budget required to perform the testing.
  • Participate in regular meetings with stakeholders to communicate accomplishments, plans and issues as well as any risks to the project’s progress.
  • Organize the status meetings and send the Status Report (Daily, Weekly etc.) to the Client.
  •  Support the team on project planning-related activities, plan and manage dry runs.
  •  Demonstrate strong leadership & manage the milestones and deliverables for the test work-stream
  • Ensure test adheres to the  Software Development LifeCycle, test execution and results recording are as expected.
  •  Ensure documentation requirements are carried out to a high standard & sign-off is received for the various test phases.
  • Responsible for the test workstream RAID process.
  • Review the quality, accuracy and consistency of the test deliverables to ensure they meet requirements.
  • Empowered and available to make quick decisions in order for the test workstreams to progress at pace
  • Ability to create a Test Strategy, Test Plan, Test Scripts for Azure DevOps environment

    • Experience with .Net 
    • Experience with Angular front end web framework
    • Experience with PL/SQL

Additional Information

Before you apply, here are some of our benefits. We offer profit share, pension, private medical, flexible working policy and more. We offer incentives for accreditations and educational assistance for courses relevant to your role.

We offer employee recognition in the form of Excellence Awards and V1Ps which is awarded by your peers. Engagement is incredibly important with local engagement teams driving our engagement events!

Wired to Deliver

Every decision we make is governed by six core values. They are simply stated, non-negotiable and ever present.

Honesty and Integrity
Telling customers what they need to hear – not what they want to hear.
Personal Commitment
Being accountable and keeping commitments
No Ego
Having an open, helpful and ‘No Job Too Small’ attitude.
Customer First
Actively seeking customer feedback to understand your business.
Good enough is never our objective. We solve tough problems and make innovative suggestions.
Our customers are accustomed to working with driven, results focused Version 1 people.

Consistently Rated a Top Workplace By Our People

Strong core values, a culture of trust and empowerment, and a vision for success position Version 1 as a top employer across the UK, Ireland and India. If you are seeking a fair workplace in which recognition is based on merits, and career pathways are based on skills, then we could be a fit for you.

Learn about our Culture

Award-Winning Employee Focus

    UK, 2019-2021
    IRELAND, 2012-2021
    AWARD, 2018-2021
    IN TECH, 2019 & 2020
    AWARD, 2019 & 2020

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