Support the Lead of TCoE with the implementation of the Testing Management Centre of Excellence (COE) which contains the Software Testing Life Cycle (STLC) practices to provide a pro-active and independent testing service over all stages of the SDLC to ensure the highest quality software delivery to the Bank to maximise programme investments and to reduce technology risk.
Promote Software Testing Life Cycle (STLC) vision for IT department that incorporates quality assurance standards, testing approaches, and automation strategies and frameworks.
Support the development of innovative and high quality solutions by ensuring functionality meets documented specifications, product requirements and delivering the Bank's Desired Outcomes.
Plan and prepare testing activities such as test design, test cases, test data, test plan and hold defect review meetings for unit testing, system testing, system integration testing, user acceptance testing, regression testing, load testing and sanity testing. Collaborate with Solution Development and Maintenance, Project Managers and vendors to create and execute test plans and test cases to ensure that the development and deployment meet user expectations, and without negatively impacting the performance or stability of the Bank's IT infrastructure and application.
Review requirements to provide feedback on completeness, testability and other risk areas that could impact product quality; and provide recommendation alternative courses of action to prevent or mitigate negative outcomes.
Plan and perform test execution via manual testing or automation testing with capabilities of using tools such as ALM, UFT,Load Runner, Dynatrace, UiPath and JMeter. Support functional/technical testing, front end application and back end application testing with capabilities to handle technical database SQL queries and data analytic skills for ETL, Cubes and Reports.
Support issue triage and resolution meetings with solution development teams and determine root cause and establish remedial action taken prior to go-live. Identify, replicate, document, prioritise and track issues to closure using and issue tracking system.
Support by ensuring effective communication and sharing of information on quality metrics and test completion report presented timely to the Stakeholders, Project team and Lead of TCOE. Prepare any risk mitigation plans if in case any delays are foreseen and inform Lead of TCOE to rework with Project team for further planning.
QUALIFICATION / EXPERIENCE :
Academic Qualifications: Bachelor's or Master's degree in information technology. An advanced degree or Certified Tester Foundation Level (CTFL) is highly desirable.
Experience: At least 6 years working experience with hands-on experience of manual and automation testing, performing functional, system, performance and acceptance testing in technology organisations of which at least 3 years supporting quality assurance work, preferably in banking systems.