Senior Test Manager

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Job Description

DHL, an award-winning, leading supply chain business is seeking a Senior Test Manager to lead the Testing Team in successful testing of the Warehouse Manager Systems (WMS) Blue Yonder and Manhattan across all UK and Ireland projects.

IT is the nerve system of Supply Chain – we connect different parts of our organisation with each other and to customers, translating business needs into solutions across the globe. Our IT professionals play a vital role as strategic partners, capable of enacting value-adding change through standardisation, differentiation, and innovation.


As part of your normal duties, whilst maintaining excellent health and safety practices, you will be responsible for:

  • Defining the scope of testing with all WMS projects for release or delivery.
  • Deploying and managing resources for testing and applying the appropriate test measurements and metrics in the product and the Testing Team.
  • Ensuring accurate reporting to the wider business through templated reports.
  • Support the rollout of the Release Management programme; to continuously refresh our WMS estate and keep operational sites on the latest version, ensuring our Blue Yonder WMS estate evergreen.
  • Identify and develop strategic solutions to facilitate shorter testing timelines.
  • Act as a single point of contact for internal test organisations and project teams to provide guidance and support on the delivery of effective testing.
  • Provide leadership and support in the understanding of the testing strategy, writing of test scripts, test planning and the use of ALM.
  • Defect tracking, working with the resolver groups, accurate and repeatable reporting on testing progress across the UKI domain.


  • Previous Blue Yonder WMS knowledge gained in a supply chain or logistics company, is essential for this role.
  • Experienced Test Manager of complex and high-profile projects and testing supply chain and logistics WMS systems (essential).
  • Experience of multiple cross sector WMS rollouts.
  • Extensive team management experience, including working remotely from the team.
  • Experience of Stakeholder management across different business functions – including IT Business Units, Operations Management and Operations Users.
  • ITSQB – desirable (Test Manager accreditation Practitioner)
  • Knowledge of using ALM our testing tool.
  • Any previous experience or AI scripting and test automation would be beneficial.


As well as competitive pay rates, you will be entitled to an award-winning range of benefits including:

  • Access to our Private Medical Insurance through AXA Health.
  • Use of a company car (or car allowance), with choice from a variety of manufacturers including hybrid and electric vehicle options.
  • Free confidential 24/7 GP Service.
  • Hundreds of discounts (including Retail, Childcare + Gym).
  • Affordable loans & Enhanced Pension Scheme.
  • 24/7 employee support service for you (+ family) with access to free counselling and much more.


We will ensure that all our resourcing activities are fair, transparent and consistent across the UK. Find out more about our Global approach to Diversity, Equity, Inclusion & Belonging:


DHL is the global leader in Supply Chain management and we keep the world moving. Our expert teams work together to deliver for our customers across a range of industries including retail, automotive, healthcare and more, so they can deliver to their customers.

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