We are currently looking for a Defect Manager on a contract basis to work for one of our government clients. The role will be based in Croydon with hybrid working available part time. The role is outside IR35 and will run until the end of September with extensions likely. The ideal candidate will have an active SC clearance.
*The management and control of all defects within the in-house development environments.
*To own and chair daily defect calls with lead Development, Test and Operational Teams, Customer and third parties and to provide clear minutes and actions.
*Definition, ownership and management of the Defect Process.
*Liaising with the Problem Management Team to ensure a clear and efficient interaction within overlapping processes, and to promote this with all customers.
*Maintaining absolute integrity of the defect database and ensuring a full audit trail for any changes made to defect status outside of the published defect process.
*Represent the regional position on defect status to both regional users and international staff on a regular basis.
*Creation of a Defect Dashboard for the status reporting on Defects and to Drive those defects through to successful conclusion
Due to the nature and urgency of this post, candidates holding or who have held high level security clearance in the past are most welcome to apply. Please note successful applicants will be required to be security cleared prior to appointment which can take up to a minimum 10 weeks. LA International is a HMG approved ICT Recruitment and Project Solutions Consultancy, operating globally from the largest single site in the UK as an IT Consultancy or as an Employment Business & Agency depending upon the precise nature of the work, for security cleared jobs or non-clearance vacancies, LA International welcome applications from all sections of the community and from people with diverse experience and backgrounds.
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