16 days old

Programme Test Manager IBM Ballarat

Ballarat, VIC 3350
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As a Test Specialist at IBM, your analytical and technical skills will directly impact the quality of the software we create. Come work in an agile environment where you will help each iteration reach the next level. Whether the testing is manual, automated, or cognitive, you hold a key role in releasing the best deliverables to IBMers and our clients.

Your Role and Responsibilities
Programme Test Manager IBM Ballarat
IBM is the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, serving clients in 170 countries. In this new era of Cognitive Business, IBM is helping to reshape industries by bringing together our expertise in Cloud, Analytics, Security, Mobile, and the Internet of Things. We are changing how we create. How we collaborate. How we analyse. How we engage. IBM is a leader in this global transformation so there is no better place to launch your career.
Programme Test Manager is responsible for overall testing delivery of a large and complex program of work. You will provide leadership and strategic direction to drive innovation and improvement in the quality of testing services across the overall program.
Desired Attributes and Skills:
  • Exceptional communication skills (across variety of internal & external stakeholders including test teams and senior leadership)
  • Experience in developing & delivering enterprise wide testing strategy & plan
  • Demonstrated experience in leading & successfully delivering large testing programs
  • Highly experienced in program planning, STLC, Enterprise Testing Delivery and Governance.
  • The ability to understand and assimilate different points of view.
  • Have prior exposure working in an AGILE environments/teams using methodologies such as, SCRUM, KANBAN, XP and exposure to supporting tools.
  • Strong knowledge of testing cycles, test tools and defect tracking processes.
  • Natural leadership skills and the ability to thrive in a collaborative culture.
  • The flexibility to travel to client locations
  • Demonstrate knowledge and experience using test management tools such as; Microfocus ALM, JIRA, TestRail MTM, XRAY
  • Passion for delivering with Innovation
  • Experience with leading large-scale test automation implementations provide Continuous Testing
  • Experience in leading programs with large performance testing engagements

Education and Experience:
  • You must be degree qualified with a minimum Bachelor degree in an applicable field
  • You must have minimum 8 years experience in the Test Management field
  • You must have minimum 5 years experience in Program Test Management roles

Mandatory Requirement:
Be an Australian citizen
Be eligible to obtain an AGSVA baseline security clearance or already have AGSVA baseline security clearance

Required Technical and Professional Expertise
As Above

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
As Above

About Business Unit
IBM Services is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants that design, build, and run foundational systems and services that is the backbone of the world's economy. IBM Services partners with the world's leading companies in over 170 countries to build smarter businesses by reimagining and reinventing through technology, with its outcome-focused methodologies, industry-leading portfolio and world class research and operations expertise leading to results-driven innovation and enduring excellence.

Your Life @ IBM
What matters to you when youre looking for your next career challenge?

Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world? What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.

Impact. Inclusion. Infinite Experiences. Do your best work ever.

About IBM
IBMs greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that progress is made through progressive thinking, progressive leadership, progressive policy and progressive action. IBMers believe that the application of intelligence, reason and science can improve business, society and the human condition. Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with more than 380,000 IBMers serving clients in 170 countries.

Location Statement
For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.

Being You @ IBM
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.



  • Computers Software and Hardware
Posted: 2020-01-03 Expires: 2020-02-02

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