Test Manager

Test Manager Location: Fowlmere, Cambridgeshire Salary: Competitive, DOE Contract : Full Time, Permanent Hours: Monday to Friday 8:30am to 5:00pm. The Test Manager runs a department which provides the testing services to the company for new product development of PID sensors & Gas detection instrumentation, production verification, and service. This department will work closely with R&D and Operations. The department provides a consultancy for the in-line production testing but the responsibility for this will lie outside the department. The Role : The Role will report to the Team Leader and will involve the following:
• Take Responsibility of all Gas testing requirements for In Science Limited.
• Take Control of any issue that effects or perceives to effect ability to deliver efficient and effective Testing within the company.
• Using the company strategic documentation ensure that plans are in place which will allow the company to meet those strategic goals.
• Supervise/ manage any Test department staff.
• Ensure the test department working practices are up to date, reflect the present and best working practices,
• Liaising with all departments to ensure the efficient delivery of testing needs, including R&D and Operations
• Ensure that the department members are trained in the appropriate techniques.
• Pursue self-development and training in Test and management principles.
• Allocate the KPI's within the department to ensuring these are met.
• Uphold the company values.
• Ensure Personnel and Department KPI's and Goals are meet. The Person : This is a hands-on role and the person appointed will:
• Strategic, methodical, logical and detail oriented whilst still getting things done.
• Able to act independently and with the least amount of direct supervision, self-organised and able to prioritise workload to deliver results.
• An excellent communicator at all levels of the business.
• Decisive, taking positive action in timely manner.
• Have strong people management capabilities.
• Have proficient mathematical and numeric skills for analysing and interpreting quality data for producing statistics and analysis.
• Be able to investigate, document, and maintain records accurately.
• Familiar with V-model, iterative or agile processes for NPD
• Experience with requirements traceability and issue tracking systems Benefits : This position offers good terms and benefits including: - good basic salary, 21 days Bank holidays annual holiday increasing with service, pension, healthcare, bike scheme and life assurance. If you feel you have the necessary skills to be successful in this role click on "APPLY" today, forwarding an up to date copy of your CV for consideration in the first instance. No agencies please This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/92917486

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