Job Description & Summary
A career within Technology Strategy services, will provide you with the opportunity to help organisations develop strategies that transform their technology capabilities and solve their most critical challenges.
We focus on planning and implementing technology enabled solutions, drafting agile operating models, leveraging digital analytics to enhance the customer experience and optimize business operations, and overall utilize technology and innovation to help our customers implement next generation strategies and win the market.
We are one of the leading providers of Technology Consulting services in Greece, assisting organisations to get value from technology investments and bring together the skills to deliver improvements in people, processes, and technology.
Due to the continued growth of our practice and consistently high demand for technology services, we are now recruiting a Quality Assurance Manager for our Technology Consulting team in Athens.
The role entails :
Leading the Quality Assurance team
Efficient resource planning and resource allocation on projects
Design, execution, documentation and review of testing for enterprise level tailor made multi-tier applications
Working closely and efficiently with Project Managers and Software Development Leads to set delivery tasks, priorities and to ensure the timely delivery of the solutions, that meet the highest quality standards
Draft and review test plans, strategies, and epics for the discrete stages of projects’ implementation
Utilize various test suites and devops environments for test execution and monitoring
Responsible for the technical knowledge upskilling to the rest of the Quality Assurance Engineers
Actively participate to RFP processes; contribute to the necessary technical documentation preparation
The successful candidate should have :
At least six (6) years relevant professional experience in Software Testing of Enterprise Applications implemented in Java and / or .Net technologies
At least three (3) years of experience and fluent knowledge on automated testing frameworks (Selenium, JMeter, LoadRunner, other)
Bachelor or Master degree in IT Engineering, Computer Science, Applied Sciences or related discipline
Expertise to draft and review testing documentation (test plans, test coverage / matrix, test result reports)
Experience and excellent knowledge on Azure DevOps (Boards, Repos, Pipelines, Artifacts) or similar (i.e. Jira, GitHub, Jenkins etc.)
Proven work experience on agile methodologies (Scrum, Kanban etc.)
Clear understanding and experience in 1st & 2nd level support or operational support
Experience on Databases and SQL (any of Oracle DB, MSSQL, PostgreSQL, DB2 or MySQL)
Experience working with text log processing such as log analyzers (Kibana, Elastic)
Experience / understanding of various Cloud architecture topologies IaaS, PaaS, FaaS, CaaS on one of the major Cloud Providers (Azure, AWS, Google) is a plus
Understanding of client-server architecture and web services (SOAP / REST)
Understanding of microservices architecture and containers is a plus
Self-motivation for continued learning and development
Ability and willingness to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines
Ability to express ideas verbally and in writing, in a clear, concise and professional manner (both in English & in Greek)
Commitment to providing excellent quality work and building client relationships
What’s in it for you
PwC is all about people, encouraging high performance and quality. At PwC, you will have :
Continuous training and career development opportunities whilst learning from a wide range of top professionals.
The chance to handle different projects for big clients.
Access to a global network of firms and global mobility opportunities.
Life and medical plan, mobile phone, rewards and recognition schemes, flexible working program, bus service etc.
Who we are
PwC in Greece is the largest professional services firm in the country, with premises in Athens and Thessaloniki and approximately 1200 employees.
More than 250,000 people in 158 countries across our network share their thinking, experience and solutions to develop fresh perspectives and practical advice.
This enables us to provide top-quality industry-focused assurance, tax and advisory services to our clients.