Smart Meter (SMETS) Test Architect

Job Title: Smart Meter (SMETS) Test Architect
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + 20% bonus
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 73526-ITENG-JLL_1550505540
Contact Name: Jack Allen
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 18, 2019 15:59

Job Description


The Test Assurance Architect will work with the Test Assurance Architect Lead and the Test Assurance Team, the Programme teams, Service Users, Service Providers and regulatory bodies to produce key test assurance documents: this will include the test strategy and approach documents and test completion reports.
The role will include:
§Provide technical support to develop Test Approach and Plan for a Release
§Review the coverage of testing and its assurance for a Release: ensuring adequate coverage is planned and agreeing any variations.
§Support the formulation and development of an effective Test Architecture
§Acts as subject matter expect for software testing standards, processes, methodology and tools
§Champion organisation-wide Quality Process initiative within Test Assurance
§Analyse current test assurance processes and practices and suggest/ drive improvements

Skills and Experiences Essential
§Experience of SMETS or other Utility Domains
§Has worked in a pressurised project environment and produced test/test assurance artefacts to time and quality
§Experienced in capturing diverse viewpoints and supporting their resolution
§Experience of working in a complex programme that is committed to delivery
§ Experienced in the testing and assurance of complex systems and processes
§Experienced in documenting test processes and producing proforma documents
§ Experience of IOT
§Experience of Test Automation in IOT space