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BI Test Lead

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Amsterdam

Description:

Our client is a specialist software engineering consultancy that helps company develop data management solutions deployed in the cloud. The solutions we develop are engineered to take advantage of advanced technology including big data, in memory, machine learning and cloud platform technology.  For their Amsterdam office they are currently looking for a BI Test Lead.

Responsibilities

  • Working across a portfolio of projects and technology environments
  • Test Lead and delivery responsibilities on advanced technology projects including:
    • Quality planning and test strategy design for specific client and project requirements
    • Test design, specification and management
    • Quality management including test management and reporting
    • Working closely with the client teams and onshore / offshore teams
  • Defining test plans, agreeing the test plan with Project Managers overseeing the delivery of test to time and budget
  • Transition of Test Script and Test Execution to the off-shore team
  • Lead the off-shore test activity, providing technical understanding and guidance
  • Managing and measuring performance and delivery against work plans, and taking corrective action where necessary

Position Requirements/Qualifications

  • Quality assurance consulting professionals who have come through a technical career path to focus on the QA aspects of SDLC, specifically with deep experience leading QA within custom development / business intelligence environments using and Agile Methodology
  • Significant and demonstrable experience as a Senior Test Analyst or Test lead gained within a commercial environment such as consulting or systems integration
  • Demonstrable experience producing, writing and delivering test plans, specifications and reports
  • Strong experience working in distributed testing teams, especially offshore teams within an agile / iterative development environment
  • In depth Defect Management experience, preferably working with TFS, JIRA or ALM
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills including customer engagements
  • Formal Quality Assurance certification (ISEB)
  • Extensive knowledge of Big Data, Data Warehouse and database solutions
  • Experience of testing & automation technologies from both a technical and business perspective
  • Hands on knowledge of writing SQL queries for data validation

Additional Information

  • Applications are only invited from candidates with EU citizenship or who do not require sponsorship.
  • Candidates should be willing to travel for the purposes of client delivery and collaborating with colleagues.

 

For more information on Madison Parker International or this position, please call Soumya Shastry, Technology Recruiter on +31(0)70 387 5911 or email your resume directly to vacancy@madisonparker.nl