Test Manager – 3 month FTC

3 month Fixed-term Contract

Location: Newcastle Upon Tyne

Department: Insurer Systems and MI

Reports to: IT Programme Manager

Eldon Insurance Services are currently recruiting for a Test Manager to join their small but busy team in Newcastle. Eldon Insurance Services provide insurance services and expert claims management services in the UK, specialising in private motor and commercial insurance. Through using an insight driven approach to insurance, we have established a track record of controlled and profitable growth.

Duties include:

  • Manage the planning and execution of system/ acceptance tests, within a development or integration project
  • Manage all test processes, including test strategy, plans, resources, costs, timescales, test deliverables and traceability
  • Manage client relationships with respect to testing matters
  • Provide authoritative advice and guidance on any aspect of test planning and execution
  • Identify process improvements, and contribute to corporate testing standards and definition of best practice
  • Conduct quality reviews to ensure compliance with Department standards and test coverage
  • Proactively research tools, technologies and methods that could be used in testing to improve existing processes or combat existing issues.
  • Staff management – mentor, coach and develop test team members

Knowledge and Experience:

  • Previous experience within the insurance industry is desirable
  • Previous managerial experience
  • Knowledge of MI and system testing
  • Knowledge and awareness of compliance and FCA standards

Please apply for this role by sending your CV to [email protected]