Description:Permanent opportunity in the city centre to join the Change & IT management team. The role will be responsible for the Digital Test area along with the testing of all change to core systems and projects.Responsibilities:Responsible for test and delivery of multiple concurrent agile sprints.Responsible for overall quality of each sprint.Lead onshore and Offshore test resources.Lead the company test management strategy.Develop and maintain robust QA processes and practices to increase quality and effectiveness.Develop QA strategy around Automation and implement through system and project lifecycles.Responsible for the testing of delivered solutions on current and future projects.Lead and build the test team, developing them through training, mentoring and regular performance reviews. Desired Skills & Experience:3+ yearsin a test lead/manager role with experience in motivating and managing QA engineers both Onshore and Offshore.5+ years agile testing experience.Test automation experience. Particularly Selenium, Silk, and AutoQ BA tools.Thorough understanding and knowledge of quality assurance processes, standards, methodologies, and tools.Enterprise level application and database testing on multiple platforms.Hands on experience using Automated and Performance testing programs as well as developing new automated test procedures.Strong reporting and documentation skills.Experience in other methodologies e.g. Waterfall / Iterative.Ability to influence Stakeholdersand sell the value of testing.Proven ability to challenge conventional thought and offer unique perspectives and ideas.Proven ability to deliver high profile activities to tight timescales.Proven success in both fostering and contributing to a team-oriented environment.Ability to work under pressure to tight deadlines, with a drive and commitment to delivery.Excellent analytical problem determination and solving skills.Excellent time management and the ability to work to tight deadlines.Qualifications:Degree or an equivalent qualification in an IT or business discipline.Subject matter expertise in insurance or financial services beneficial.ISTQB in Advanced Test Management (or equivalent) preferredProject management certification (i.e. PMI PMP, Prince2) advantageousService management certification (i.e. ITIL) advantageous PLEASE NOTE: Candidates must have full working rights in Ireland i.e. a current Stamp 4 Visa or an EU Passport to be eligible to work in Ireland to be considered for the role.For more information or to apply to the role contact Emmet on 01 6455250 or email to emmet.mceneaney AT experis.ie.