UAT Manager

Location Birmingham
Discipline: Manufacturing and Production
Job type: Contract
Salary: £547.06 Per Day Umbrella
Contact name: Laura Hopson

Contact email:
Contact phone: 01245403560
Job ref: 39270
Published: about 1 month ago
Expiry date: 29 Nov 2023 23:59
Startdate: ASAP

​Position Description:

  • The Role as a UAT Manager on the iERP programme you will be responsible for ensuring that systems, services, and end to end processes are tested, integrated and operationally ready.

  • You will work closely with business leads within the transformation programme as well as internal and external developers and lead them to deliver the test strategy, which will fully test that the design is accurately implemented.

  • The role will also be responsible for the processes/controls and reporting to ensure that testing meets agreed quality standards for operational acceptance and all relevant stakeholders have visibility of testing progress, User Acceptance Testing, Production Acceptance Testing and Quality Assurance within business departments.

  • You will be communicating and engaging across the Programme to ensure stakeholders and all constituent projects understand and are committed to delivery of testing and required operational activities in line with the delivery and programme plans.

  • Working with development teams, third parties, operations teams, and business areas to plan, co-ordinate and manage/facilitate testing (included interdependencies) you will ensure the agreed test strategy is correctly implemented.

  Experience Required:

  • Experience of working with defect management systems, such as HP ALM / JIRA

  • Understanding and knowledge of business requirements and solution design methodologies

  • Excellent written and spoken communication skills

  • Proven ability to remain positive and focused under pressure

  • Excellent attention to detail and ability to identify key information from various data sources

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills with a proven track record of establishing, building and maintaining relationships

  • Working in a fast-paced environment and ability to adapt to a changing working environment

  • Responding quickly and decisively to changing circumstances and to tight timescales

  • Using test management tools e.g. HP ALM, JIRA MS Office suite (e.g. PowerPoint, Word, Excel, SharePoint, etc.)

  Experience Preferred:

  • Knowledge of SAP S/4 Knowledge of Plant Maintenance systems

  • Advanced Test Manager Certification Statistical Analysis and Data Flow Testing Agile Scrum delivery methodology