Test Coordinator Tester manager - Utilities. Contract role in Belgium
Posted on Sep 27, 2019 by Next Ventures Ltd
Next Ventures is currently looking for an English speaking Test Coordinator with Utilities Experience for a role based in Ghent, Belgium.
We are looking for a test coordinator who will support project teams in terms of testing and quality.
As a test coordinator you determine the master test plan for these projects, facilitate test design, follow up test execution and you play a crucial role in reporting results and findings.
As a Test Coordinator you will take on the following tasks and responsibilities:
You prepare a master test plan for the projects assigned to you and you take the test strategy determined at program level as the basis for this
You determine the test activities that must be carried out (processes, transactions, ...) and you determine by whom these should be tested
Coordinate and help write test scenarios
Throughout the test coordination guarantee the testing of all relevant changes
Managing project employees for the actual implementation of the master test plan. You facilitate the test execution (what is tested when and by whom).
You participate, together with other project staff, in the definition and implementation of end-to-end testing (cross project)
You agree with the release manager regarding. the availability of test environments and schedules and the release (release) of tested software
You report on the progress of the tests and the test results to the responsible project leaders and to the program test manager
You assist in writing test scenarios
You anticipate potential problems in time by detecting, assessing and escalating the risks and bottlenecks
You perform the assigned tasks within the project and you deliver within the set criteria (time, budget, quality)
* Support for projects on evolutionary functionalities on digital meters and associated data capture systems
* Support for placement and rollout projects with specific target groups
Close cooperation with other test coordinators involved with regard to. scope, approach and planning is required
The activities listed below must be done per project:
o Drawing up a master test plan derived from the program test strategy
o Set up the structures for and implement the test coordination
o Determining the test scenarios in collaboration with analysts and business SPOCs
o Coordinate and facilitate the writing of the test scenarios and help with this
o Determining the testers for the test scenarios for the different phases of testing (integration testing, user acceptance testing)
o Practical organization of the testings (what is tested when and by whom)
o Capture and record the results of the testings
o Report on the progress of the tests
o Following up scenarios that need to be retested
o You pay attention to integration aspects between the various projects of the program
In the event of errors during testing, this information must be linked back to business analysts and IT functional analysts
You act as a point of contact for the testers
Within the DMK program you work closely with other employees: business analysts, project leaders, program test manager, architects.
You actively participate in periodic coordination at program level with regard to. testing
You report to the responsible project leader on a regular basis
You help in writing test scenarios
Start date: immediate
Languages: English or Dutch
Duration: 6 months
Rate: Euros Negotiable per day
If you are available please send your CV to (see below) or call me direct. We will call you back TODAY to discuss further with a view to securing an interview as soon as possible.