User Acceptance Test Lead

Recruiter
Volkswagen Financial Services LTD
Location
Milton Keynes
Posted
10 Aug 2017
Expires
19 Aug 2017
As the UAT Lead you will sit within our energetic business transformation team whose aim is to understand what the Customer’s experience should look like and support the business to achieve it in practice. The key purpose of the role is to be responsible for leading the User Acceptance Test phase for digital programmes and projects. About the Role As a User Acceptance Test Lead you will be responsible for the management and coordination of nominated business resources brought in to help with user acceptance test planning, preparation and execution activities. Working within the guidelines set out in the VWFS UK Test Strategy, you will work closely with the Change team to ensure a smooth handover from System Test to User Acceptance Test (UAT) and progression from UAT to the release team. You will also be required to: · Analyse the business processes, business requirements specifications and review functional specifications to define UAT cases and develop test scripts. · Produce the UAT Approach document including the scope, user acceptance criteria, timeline and key milestones. · Consider resource and data requirements and the test environment in the UAT Approach document. · Coordinate UAT execution in line with the agreed test schedule ensuring actual test results are accurately recorded and defects are managed in line with project milestones. · Monitor UAT execution progress and produce daily reports for the Project Manager and wider project team. · Support the UAT Manager in the development and delivery of training for business resources engaged in UAT. · Work closely with the IT Testing and Assurance and IT Service Delivery teams to ensure smooth progression from UAT to release level testing activities. · Timely escalation of risks and issues through the Governance framework identifying effective solutions or mitigating actions for recommendation. About You · Demonstrable experience in software testing. · Proven experience of managing business resources with little or no previous testing experience through the user acceptance test phase. · Proven experience of delivering training to business resources in testing tools and techniques. · Strong stakeholder management skills at all levels of an organisation. · Experience of usability and compliance testing of web applications. · Knowledge of different browsers and operating systems. · Experience of mobile and tablet testing Benefits: Company car and fuel card, discounted Loan Car Scheme for family; Pension; 27 Days Holiday; Onsite Occupational Health, Private Health Insurance; Profit Related Bonus; Childcare Vouchers, and more… How we support you The training at VWFS is amazing, there are lots of opportunities to learn and grow, and excellent work is well-recognised. For many of our people, the big attraction is the opportunity to work with leading automotive brands in a fantastic environment; we have a call centre like no other, an inspiring workspace complemented by a supportive, friendly team culture. This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/75332323