Test Manager



Tuesday 8 May 2018

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The Role
We're looking for a Test Manager to join our Wellington team. You'll be working onsite with clients using your expert testing knowledge and experience to provide pragmatic solutions and advice. With some clients you could have the opportunity to implement solutions that improve their testing processes and methods.  You'll also have the opportunity to mentor some of our passionate and enthusiastic testers.

Qual IT is in the business of providing open, honest, no surprises testing solutions. So we're looking for a Test Manager who is customer and solution focussed, with proven delivery capability. We've got strong relationships and a proven track record with several of the largest organisations in New Zealand. So you can be part of some of the biggest and challenging IT programmes of work out there. You could also work with some exciting and innovative smaller companies too.

With most of our clients we provide a full managed testing service, so you'll get involved right from the outset and then deliver through to project completion. You'll partner strategically with our clients, add value and "make a difference" by owning and influencing testing outcomes.

Our ideal candidate will have most or all of the following:

  • At least 8 years testing experience
  • Very strong test strategy, test planning and consulting skills
  • A collaborative and pragmatic style
  • Demonstrated experience managing large and complex testing projects
  • Experience spanning a variety of industries and technology
  • Outstanding communication, interpersonal, influencing and negotiation skills
  • The ability to identify and manage risk, while maintaining strong relationships across the business

Who Are Qual IT?
Qual IT is the "Tester's Testing Business". We're owned and run by testers, and we're New Zealand's largest testing & quality assurance consultancy with offices in Wellington, Auckland, and Christchurch. We have over 200 testing and quality assurance professionals working for us.

Why Join Us?
Qual IT is the "Place of Choice" for test professionals to work. You'll be joining a team of talented people who are as passionate about testing and quality as you are.  And even though you're a senior test professional, there's still a career path for you here. Many of our Test Managers have gone on to new exciting roles in quality consulting, practice management, people and capability management, or working closely with clients in portfolio test management and delivery roles. 

We have a great culture, encourage a healthy work-life balance, and give you access to range of diverse and interesting projects that will grow and challenge you.  Add to that; a competitive salary, a smart phone, medical insurance and discounted home loans.

If you want to work with a great company who can offer you all of the above and more, send us your CV and brief cover letter now.