In the role as the Validation Manager you will ensure that all aspects of the delivery are meeting customer requirements and that the test deliverables meet both timeline and quality standards.
We are looking for a VALIDATION MANAGER. In the role as the Validation Manager you will ensure that the overall test work-stream spanning all aspects of the delivery (including software, hardware, equipment, IT etc.) are meeting customer requirements/industry standards and that the test deliverables meet both timeline and quality standards.
We are looking for experienced validation manager who is both technical and customer orientated. To be successful at the role, you will have several years of project management experience. Ideal would be several years’ experience in testing, validation and years’ experience in program test management. You might have degree in Computer Science or related fields. You have been working with ISO 29119-3 for test documentation and ISO 25010 for system and quality models or you are willing to take these certificates as a part of your everyday work. Our organisation is very international so you will need both fluent English and Finnish.
Your main responsibility areas at work are:
Lead overall test approach for projects /programs including the associated quality assurance aspect.
Ensure that the test approach meets both client and industry quality requirements.
Drive for overall customer acceptance of the test approach and testing.
Control via project management activity that the test program is managed to agreed milestones including ensuring that others meet those timelines also.
Act as the main point of contact for the client for the overall test work-stream.
Lead/coordinate other test leads within the organisation to ensure that their output meets overall requirements
You will have an overall accountability for ensuring test documentation meets the client requirements:
You will create documentation content and overall documents to meet the client needs.
Typical documents needed would include: Test Strategy, Test Plans, Acceptance Test Plans, Test Specifications, Test Scripts and Test Completion Reports.
You will guide others in their specialist areas to complete test documents to the required standard.
You will work closely with the program manager to ensure that the test program aligns to the overall program in terms of time, quality and cost requirements.
You will adapt the test approach dynamically to support the overall program remaining on track whilst continuing to meet quality expectations.
You will represent the clients’ interests with regards to test to internal project stakeholders. After monitoring progress against the overall test program reporting to management and the program manager you will highlight any test issues and develop mitigation plans to address the issues.
The company is giving to you an excellent opportunity to develop a dynamic career in a friendly, international environment where we value your contribution, believe in your potential and are committed to your development. We support you by providing a sound learning platform and a clear career path that is underpinned by our policies of promotion from within, mobility, training and development programs. In line with our strategy of putting the needs of customers at the center of everything we do, and our commitment to innovation, we know it is our people who make it happen, and together we strive to exceed our customers’ expectations.
We look forward to hearing from you! If you are interested in working for an international company with exciting hi-tech products and great colleagues, do not hesitate to apply. Please send your application including your CV and salary request by submitting them at the latest 22nd September www.mercuriurval.fi with FI-14417. For additional information, please contact Mecruri Urval’s Consultant, Kirpi Niemenmaa, tel. + 358 40 512 0257.