Do you want to own a great variety of business-critical Quality Engineering projects?
Are you an experienced professional interested in the span of IT, technology, and Test Management? Are you at the same time looking for a place where you can unfold your skills surrounded by brilliant colleagues and have the chance to be your very best? This is it! At Accenture, we have partnerships with many of the most dominant technology companies in the world, meaning you will be working with standard methodologies and some of the most innovative technologies.
Testing and quality assurance are a crucial part of the IT solutions we develop together with our customers. Through testing, we ensure high quality to verify that the users get the most value-creating solutions that ensure that the identified goals are realised. Accenture will provide access to a worldwide network of leaders with vision across multiple domains. You will have your own budget for training/ education/ certifications/ conferences. In Accenture, you can also have a sound work/ life balance with the possibility for extra assignments if you wish. And finally, you can look forward to being part of a company where gender diversity and sustainability are strategic goals.
Lead projects from the first idea to final hand over to the client
As Test Manager your overall focus is to qualify the value of the solutions to our clients from initiation to final implementation. The successful candidate will assemble teams of specialist consultants and own the way in close dialogue with our clients. The methodology covers both waterfall and agile development, meaning there will be opportunities to work with both approaches when planning the testing. The projects vary in length and can last between 3 weeks to several years depending on project size and project phase.
Drive selection and decision-making process of environment, test tools, test cases for manual and automation; produce quality assurance metrics and facilitate meetings with business users, program managers, application owners, and relevant collaborators for reporting project delivery progress.
Engage customers directly about internal processes and continuous improvement initiatives, and customer issues as appropriate.
Develop end-to-end testing strategies; define and supervise test metrics, including code coverage, quality, and performance.
Build test plans and manage the ongoing follow-ups on the testing activities and as well the risk evaluation
Assemble testing teams and allocate resources
Estimate and acquire management support for the time, resources, and budget required to perform the testing
Document, implement, monitor, and enforce all processes for testing as per standards defined by the organization
Track and prepare the report of testing activities like test execution results, test case coverage, defects discovered and their status, performance baselines, etc.
Be truly Human, lead and empower your team members who can be working locally or from other Accenture offices across the world
Handle dialogue with the clients – nurture a room of mutual trust and respect
Serve as a liaison between Software Engineering and the business community
Develop, update, and maintain quality testing standards and procedures; provide mentorship to engineers throughout the project lifecycle
Optimize processes and methods to deliver quality work.
Make decisions that impact the team through regular consultation with project stakeholders
• Experienced Tester and Test Manager in IT/technology projects
• A Master’s degree in e.g. IT, Engineering, Technology or Economics
• Experience in Automation tools like Selenium, Leapwork, Postman, automated API, or Tosca Automation.
• Experience in Agile, CI/CD.
• 3-5 years of relevant testing experience
• Certified in ISEB or ISTQB, Tricentis Tosca or similar.
• Familiarity with a programming language(s)
Quality engineering – your new opportunity
You will join a highly skilled group and just as motivated colleagues. We are part of Accenture Technology – hereunder Cloud Infrastructure Engineering counting 100+ colleagues and just like the rest of Accenture, we work across industries. We simply assemble the best possible team to any given project. Our skills cover all kinds of technologies as well as methodologies and this combination makes us a wanted resource and valued contributor across all projects in Accenture - Private, public, small, big, or even enormous. Doesn’t matter. We are ready, and we can be so because we foster a positive environment built on knowledge sharing, cooperation, and ongoing development.
Equal is greater than - Accenture welcomes and encourages applications from a diverse set of backgrounds related to gender, age, ethnicity, culture, race, religion and belief, disability, nationality, sexual orientation, and gender identity. Inclusion and diversity are fundamental to our culture and core values, providing an environment where everyone brings distinct experience, talent, and culture to their work. We invite all to be part of this diversity!
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