Test Environment Lead

Newbury, Berkshire
  1. Full Time
  2. IT/Technology
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Posting date:19 Apr, 2018
Newbury

Your position as the Test Environment Specialist will focus on planning, provisioning and supporting of complex end-to-end environment estate. It involves working across a number of 3rd party teams. The main responsibility is to ensure that test environments are built to meet complex project demands and environment support is provided during demanding testing cycles. 

The Test Environment Management team sits within the IT Delivery team. It undertakes a vital role in all technology projects. The team perform full end to end test environment management across a wide range of projects. This is a dynamic team that ensures quality is built into Vodafone’s exciting new products & services. 
This is great opportunity to gain experience working with a world class environment management service, working across large programmes and interacting with major stakeholders in all areas of Vodafone.  

Technology is at the heart of everything we do at Vodafone. This role presents a fantastic opportunity for someone to join a fast paced area of our Technology organisation - IT Quality, Test and Release. We’re looking for the very best people to join us. People who share our passion, pioneering spirit and our focus on customer obsession.  If that sounds like you this is your chance to take your career in telecommunications further. 

In this role you will:
  • Be responsible for the test environment delivery, provisioning and support
  • Coordinate test environment allocation, configuration, deployment and test validation required to provide a stable test platform.
  • Manage a wide range of service stakeholders across IT & Technology. Drive customer satisfaction. Display VF way behaviours across the function.
  • Champion continual service improvement across the testing service and UK IT.
  • Work with the indirect offshore service team of 3-5.
  • Things we consider critical to the role: 
  • Experience of test environment and infrastructure management on large program or across large testing service 
  • Environment scheduling and prioritisation
  • Change management
  • Environment support and defect triage
  • Management of 3rd party suppliers
  • Experience managing offshore teams and services. 
Technology at Vodafone 

Millions of people interact with Vodafone Technology every day without even realising it. Our products deliver many essential services that critical to the lives of many different people. We connect all sorts of businesses including banks, shops and the media to and critical services such as the emergency services. Our technology and network is the backbone to everything we deliver and without it we wouldn’t have a business. That’s why we’re investing heavily in it and we need talented people to help us deliver the next wave of innovation.  



Commitment from Vodafone

Vodafone is committed to attracting, developing and retaining the very best people by offering a motivating and inclusive workplace in which talent is truly recognised, developed and rewarded. We believe that diversity plays an important role in the success of our business and we are committed to creating an inclusive work environment which respects, values, celebrates and makes the most of people’s individual differences - we are not only multinational but multicultural too. At Vodafone you will have access to our excellent flexible benefits programme that you would expect from any global company.