Test Manager


The Role
We're looking for a Test Manager to join our Wellington team. You'll be working onsite with clients using your expert testing knowledge and experience to provide pragmatic solutions and advice. With some clients you could have the opportunity to implement solutions that improve their testing processes and methods.  You'll also have the opportunity to mentor some of our passionate and enthusiastic testers.

Qual IT is in the business of providing open, honest, no surprises testing solutions. So we're looking for a Test Manager who is customer and solution focused, with proven delivery capability. We've got strong relationships and a proven track record with several of the largest organisations in New Zealand. So you can be part of some of the biggest and challenging IT programmes of work out there. You could also work with some exciting and innovative smaller companies too.

With most of our clients we provide a full managed testing service, so you'll get involved right from the outset and then deliver through to project completion. You'll partner strategically with our clients, add value and "make a difference" by owning and influencing testing outcomes.

Our ideal candidate will have most or all of the following:

  • At least 8 years testing experience
  • Very strong test strategy, test planning and consulting skills
  • A collaborative and pragmatic style
  • Demonstrated experience managing large and complex testing projects
  • Experience spanning a variety of industries and technology
  • Outstanding communication, interpersonal, influencing and negotiation skills
  • The ability to identify and manage risk, while maintaining strong relationships across the business

Who Are Qual IT?
Initially founded in 2004, Qual IT has grown from a purely testing consultancy to New Zealand’s largest IT Quality Assurance (QA) services provider. We work with some of the country’s largest and most successful organisations by providing expert Consulting, Business Analysis, Testing and Engineering services to help ensure certainty for their IT investments.

Through offices in Auckland, Wellington, Christchurch and Hamilton, and with a team of over 250 permanent and contract QA professionals, Qual IT partners with some of New Zealand’s major enterprises, including NZ Police, Transpower, Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency and Tower.

Our work across industries has included local and central government, SOEs, logistics, freight forwarding and shipping, aviation, IT, health, agriculture, insurance, banking, retail, transport, utilities, education, property and telecommunications.  

Why Join Us?
For our team, this means having the opportunity to work with like-minded, passionate QA professionals while also developing their careers by working on a variety of the coolest and latest cutting edge technology projects. From ground-breaking e-commerce initiatives to systems supporting high profile new product launches through to large and complex government projects, you too can be part of a team making a difference to the way QA is viewed and used in the IT industry. 

At Qual IT, we really value and support our staff. You can look forward to a competitive salary, a phone plan, medical insurance, and discounted banking arrangements.  For more details on what life is like at Qual IT and the range of benefits we offer, check out our website:  https://www.qualit.co.nz/join-the-team 


If you want to work with a great company who can offer you all of the above and more, send us your CV and brief cover letter now.


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