£90000.00 - £95000.00 per annum + Benefits
6 months ago
ASAP - Will Wait Notice
A world famous, market leading insurance company in the City require a talenly around nted, passionate Head of QA who has experience in establishing a QA function and building strong relationships with Vendors & Third Parties.
The Head of QA will sit in the dynamic Change Management department and focus mainly on Test & Release management.
The successful Head of QA will play a crucial part in helping to deliver innovative products and responsive customer service.
The Head of QA's main responsibilities will include:
- End to end Project lifecycle Test Standard definition
- End to end development & implementation of Project lifecycle Release Framework
- End to end Test & Release Process development ownership & measurement
- Ensures agreed service levels are met by managing partner programs and monitoring delivery
- Develop and maintain key relationships with relevant peers.
- Ensure that business needs are met by arranging regular customer feedback
- Ensure service optimisation by involving the internal customer where applicable
- Manage Service Delivery status reporting for testing projects in line with agreed templates and process.
- Define and get reports on KPI's as to the performance of the TCoE from vendors
As the Head of QA you will ideally have experience in most of the following:
- Minimum 5+ years Test industry experience preferably insurance and/or IT/software development
- Technical knowledge in the field of insurance and IT
- Knowledge and experience in the field of testing
- Ability to appraise performance of service delivery
- Conflict resolution skills
- Financial/ cost-management skills ( budgeting/ costing/ asset management)
- Strong business awareness, comfortable working with senior management
- Experience in the implementation of Test management services & improvement frameworks
- Stakeholder Engagement & Change management skills (ability to drive and deliver initiatives)
If this amazing opportunity to join a vibrant, ambitious global company is for you then please contact Joe AT Venquis
Keywords: Head, QA, Quality Assurance, Test, Release, Vendor, Supplier, Insurance