IT Test Manager – FTC 8months in AXA Partners at Redhill, England, United Kingdom

Website AXA Partners

This listing is about AXA Partners in Redhill, England, United Kingdom
in 2022

About the job

It’s an exciting time to join the IT project deliver team here at AXA Partners, focussing on leading the testing approach and test plans, ensuring test processes are documented and embedded. You will also define and manage utilisation of Azure DevOps in alignment with the software development lifecycle.

The role is based in the Redhill office, covers Redhill and Athlone sites, and you will be working with key business stakeholders, aligning with security requirements and central governance to perform quality testing for critical business solutions.

The Test Manager will be the main contributor to test planning and execution for critical changes in IT solutions, working in collaboration with global teams delivering technical assets and validating with key business stakeholders. At AXA Partners we’re adopting a Hybrid way of working, empowering our people to balance their time between home and the London office in a way that works best for them, their team and our customers.

What You’ll Be Doing

  • Manage testing activities including creation of test approach, test plan and processes. Within project activities, manage testing work stream.
  • Support overall project planning including milestone management; responsible for the production and maintenance of the Testing work stream plan
  • Drive the utilisation of Azure DevOps for defect management and as a central repository.
  • Coordinate activities to provide relevant test data needed to perform end-to-end solution testing.
  • Coordinate sufficient access to environments needed to perform testing.
  • Provide timely test reports to the project manager to give confidence on quality of solution.
  • Liaising with global development team to support the execution of penetration tests and other specialised security testing.
  • Deliver effective Testing and Quality Assurance plan to ensure robust functional and non-functional testing prior to release.

Please note that this is a 6month Fixed Term Contract with a salary of up £60K per annum.

Your Profile

  • Strong analytical skills with great attention to detail and accuracy, including reviewing and assuring the work of teams, peers and colleagues.
  • Familiar with industry leading testing tools, DevOps or similar.
  • Capacity to adapt quickly to changes and learn in all circumstances.
  • Number of years’ experience with Software Test Management.
  • Experience with structured software testing of enterprise level software.
  • Experience with defining approach for not only functional testing but also for performance testing, security testing, validation of data migration, reports, batch jobs and end-to-end testing.

About AXA

AXA Group is the world leader in insurance and asset management. We protect and advise our clients at every step in their lives, by offering products and services which satisfy their needs in the areas of insurance, personal protection, saving and asset management. AXA is the leading insurance brand worldwide, with over 100 million clients. We are transforming from payer to partner for our client, with a strong focus on risk prevention.

Our mission: Empower people to live a better life.

Our values: Customer First, Courage, Integrity and One AXA.

About The Entity

AXA Partners is proud to support the needs of our employees and as such understands everyone has individual work and home life responsibilities. We’re happy to discuss flexible working arrangements for this role, should this be a requirement for you.

AXA Partners is an AXA transversal business unit offering a wide range of solutions in assistance services, travel insurance and credit protection. AXA Partners’ role is also to implement innovative solutions emerging from the AXA Innovation unit. Our mission is to help our Corporate clients to enrich their customers’ experience, with more than 9,000 employees at their service anywhere, anytime.

What We Offer

By joining AXA Partners, you will work in a responsible company, which offers a real culture of expertise & diversity. Our focus is on accelerating the development of everyone’s skills, whilst offering attractive and competitive compensation and opportunities for professional development and growth.

Here Are a List Of Our Benefits

Additionally, at AXA, we work to make a real difference to people – when amazing things happen and when we create opportunities for a better life, the feeling of pride is extraordinary.

  • Group Personal Pension Plan
  • Life Assurance 4x salary
  • Private Healthcare benefit
  • 22 Days Annual leave rising to 27 in one year increments
  • Free staff travel insurance
  • Staff motor breakdown scheme
  • Staff home emergency cover benefit
  • Discounted home insurance
  • Bonus

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Company: AXA Partners

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Job Location: Redhill, England, United Kingdom

Application Deadline: N/A

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