10 Mar, 2021

Senior Test Consultant (m/f)

  • q-leap
  • 10 Rue Mathias Hardt, Luxembourg
Full time (permanent contract) Programming / IT

Job Description

Job description

By joining our test consultancy team as a Senior Test Consultant, you will:

  • help in the creation of test processes, managing test projects and assuring quality for our clients

  • participate, with the other q-leap senior test consultants, in the

  • development of the q-leap Testing & Quality Assurance service line

As a Senior Test Consultant, your responsabilities are:

  • Provide an excellent standard of service to the customer

  • Successfully carry out all tasks stated in a project role in a timely and efficient manner

  • Follow company processes and procedures while carrying out the tasks where deemed necessary

  • Perform in-house duties when not on client site. Duties may include improving ISO procedures, gaining new testing knowledge, conduct or follow trainings, develop Proof Of Concepts

In the scope of a project, the main duties of a Senior Test Consultant involve:

  • Conduct research, surveys and interviews to gain understanding of the business

  • Manage test teams, and their testing functions

  • Create test plans and test strategies

  • Conduct test requirements gathering, create test scenarios, test scripts, design test cases and execute tests

  • Establish test processes to optimize testing

  • Minimize budget expenditure on tests

  • Actively participate in the review of test deliverables

  • Conduct risk assessment, risk management, quality assurance functions, write reports and schedules

  • Coordinate individuals and teams

  • Recognize when test automation is appropriate, plan the development and help select the right tools

  • Document tests findings

A Senior Test Consultant can have one of these roles in a project:

  • Test Manager

  • Programme Test Manager

  • Test Assessor

  • Trainer

  • Coach

Your profile


  • 3 years of relevant consulting or industry experience

  • A minimum of 1 full life cycle implementation in a testing role

  • At least 7 years of experience developing test plans, test scenarios, test cases, execution of test case and documentation of test results

  • At least 2 years of experience with developing the testing strategy for large scale programs and ensuring requirements traceability throughout the system development lifecycle

  • At least 3 years of leading Testing efforts, including experience with all phases of testing: System, Integration, User Acceptance and Performance Testing


  • ISTQB Advanced Level Test Manager certification

  • Technical expertise in implementing industry standard testing methodology and toolsExperience implementing testing best practices specific to the test planning and execution processes and gaining buy-in for changes from executives

Soft skills

  • Commercial awareness

  • Good numerical skills

  • Attention to detail

  • Analytical skills

  • Excellent interpersonal skills

  • Tact and persuasive ability

  • Teamworking skills

  • Good oral and written communication skills (English and French, at least)

  • Self-motivation

  • Be a team player but also able to work independently using your initiative

  • Speak with confidence to question developers and communicate to business user acceptance testing staff in appropriate language

  • Effective time management skills to meet deadlines

  • The ability to work under pressure

  • The ability to work in a fast-paced team environment on one or more projects concurrently

  • The ability to multi-task

Language requirements : You are fluent both in English and French. (French being the mother tongue is a plus)

Education requirements : Master’s Degree or equivalent experience

What we offer

  • You will team up with a cohesive team that it based on self-help

  • You will work with people who are passionate about their work

  • You will have the possibility to work independently in an environment of trust

Do you want to integrate an innovative, pleasant and dynamic team? Join us!