Test and Release Manager


A bit about us: 

Tero Marine is part of Ocean Technologies Group, the global learning, and operational technologies company, alongside; Seagull, Videotel, Marlins, Marine Training Services & COEX. Delivering training flexibility, ubiquity & collaborative technology, to a network over 1,400 customers, making the industry safer, stronger & better.   

TM Master is the leading brand of Tero Marine, with over 2,000 systems licensed worldwide. The software suite is built on the Microsoft platform, and has been designed for workflows in maritime operations. TM Master has been designed to enable customers to take care of their assets; vessels, crew and cargo, our full fleet management system consists of TM Maintenance, TM Procurement, TM Human Resources & TM Quality & Environment. 

Ocean Technologies Group serves an unrivalled network of over 1,400 customers, 20,000 vessels and over 1,000,000 seafarers with the biggest data rich picture of learning and development behaviour in maritime history. The collective knowledge, experience, and ability of more than 300 “Oceaneers” around the globe empower Ocean Technologies Group to make the maritime industry safer and stronger. 


A bit about the role: 

The Test & Release Manager position will be based in Tero Marine’s office in Bergen or in a similar time zone and will report to the VP Technology, who is located at the Tero Marine office in Bergen. 


A bit about what you will be doing when you join us: 

Responsibility is ultimately to lead the QA team, located in Bergen and Saint Petersburg. As well as this, you would be owning the test and release management lifecycle making sure to deliver high quality testing to agreed time. 

  • Develop test strategy in alignment with overarching roadmap for the entire product portfolio, including automated testing 
  • Design and develop test plans, perform, or supervise the writing of test cases, test scripts and definition of business scenarios 
  • Definition, organisation, and implementation of release management tasks for the entire product portfolio 
  • Manage all testing activities for the product portfolio, utilizing testing processes, methods, and software 
  • Test resource management (work allocation, monitoring and motivation etc.) 
  • Contributing to Definition of Ready and Definition of Done and documenting the outcome 

A bit about you 

  • Previous experience as Test Manager 
  • A degree in IT or related business topic (preferable) 
  • Knowledge and experience in agile software development 
  • Proven track record of motivating and developing others 
  • A test certification e.g., ISTQB Practitioner in Software Testing 
  • Good communication skills in English, written and oral 
  • Hands-on Testing experience, familiar with a wide range of technologies, and managing and/or working directly with industry leading and open-source testing tools (e.g., Test Management, Functional Testing, Performance Testing, etc. 
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to handle multiple assignments simultaneously, supporting delivery and the testing practice 

Nice to have but not essential 

  • Experience with the following software: TestRail, Azure DevOps, Confluence 
  • Experience within automated testing 


What is next? 

Please send a summary of your experience and a brief explanation of how it aligns to the requirements of this role along with your resume or LinkedIn profile to our recruiter torbjorn.svensson@teromarine.com