Regional Testing QA Manager - Financial Services Background

Location: Hong Kong
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: 2487561
My client, a leading Global Fortune 500 firm, is currently seeking a senior Regional Testing QA Manager with English and Chinese language skills to be based in Hong Kong and deliver end to end quality assurance across the delivery process and drive testing capability. Your key responsibilities will include:  


Responsibilities 
  • Take ownership of gaps, issues, risks identified by the testing capability maturity assessment
  • Recommend quick wins and improvement areas and measures based upon industry best practices 
  • Develop and plan improvement roadmap across projects, BAU and production fixes
  • Drive implementation of improvements and capability upgrade across portfolio
  • Define the role of testing in agile delivery for both project and post-project implementations
  • Define and implement a quality assurance approach for the end to end testing process
  • Play the quality assurance role across testing, guiding internal / external teams to ensure testing quality meets the firm's delivery requirements
  • Provide continuous improvement to drive and enhance testing quality/processes
  • Provide support to programmes when setting up and driving the testing stream

Requirements 
  • University degree in Computer Science, MIS or related field with minimum 10 years IT experience (in particular SDLC), with minimum 5 years experience in driving testing QA
  • ISTQB or related software testing certification
  • Project management (PMP) certification preferable
  • Strong experience in defining test methodology, approach, process, tools, environment, etc.
  • Solid experience of non-functional testing and in driving IT transformation to uplift test capability
  • Excellent TMMi, TPI-Next or related standards with deep experience of CMMI
  • Proficient in Agile quality engineering practices
  • Strong test delivery and quality management skills and an expert in test quality assurance
  • Proven ability to drive test capability uplift and roadmap to change and to promote pragmatic test quality improvements and provide effective guidance / coaching
  • Excellent verbal and written English and Chinese communication and presentation skills
Xpand your job search in the right direction by applying via the links provided. If you have any difficulties doing so, you may also call Philip on +852 3579 4656 or email to philip.quinn@xpand.com.hk  #LI-PQ1