System Development Manager

Teq People/CVM People
Newcastle Upon Tyne
plus excellent benefits
11 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Our client is not only one of UK's most trusted brands, they are also a pretty unique organisation with one main goal: to protect their clients and put their interests first. With over 15 million members, they are constantly growing and expanding. Currently undertaking a major transformation in the real-time decisioning space, they are implementing the most advanced set of PEGA technology in all of the EU, driving changes within the structure of the team and the department. This is an amazing opportunity to join them right at the beginning of this journey, really help shape what the company is and how they do things, as well as see things through right from the get-go. You will be rewarded with an excellent salary and a fantastic benefits package. The position: This role requires a tenacious, resilient and passionate leader who will be managing, training and inspiring the User Acceptance Test team. More specifically, your responsibilities will include: • Configurating the system to integrate with the new Pega software. • Owning the local Pega configuration, including scripting, data tables, etc. • Managing a team of up to 10 people, who are split between two sites: Newcastle and Cheadlel. • Lead the User Acceptance Testing team and all activities undertaken as a result of Pega change and other ad-hoc system chances. • Investigate and recommend innovative ways to improve software and reduce cost, to fit with business needs and regulatory requirements. You: We are looking for an energetic, resilient and self-motivating Systems Manager with an understanding of Pega CRM systems, knowledge and experience of leading testing teams and familiar with testing methodology. As communication is a crucial part of this role, you will also need to be able to present complex and technical information in a clear and concise way, as well as efficiently engage with different levels of audience. Excellent PowerPoint, MS Project, MS Word and Visio are equally important to ensure your success on this position. If you feel this is the right kind of opportunity for you, please apply or get in touch with Jennifer on 01256 638 091 or to find out more. You can also visit us at for other roles and information about who we are, what we do and what we can do for you. This job was originally posted as