Manual Testing

Department:
Global Transfer Agency
Work type:
Full Time, Permanent
Location:
Gurgaon, India
Closing date:
31/12/2018

Bravura Solutions Limited (BSL) (www.bravurasolutions.com) is a global supplier of professional services and highly specialised administration and management applications for superannuation & pension, life insurance, investment, private wealth & portfolio administration, transfer agency and STP financial messaging.

Bravura delivers to some of the worlds leading financial institutions located globally, and employs more than 800 people, staffing 16 offices across Australia, New Zealand, Asia, United Kingdom, Europe and South Africa.

Job Purpose:

This position is for a Test Analyst working within the BSL India TA System testing team. The incumbent is expected to work closely with more senior testing staff to analyse simple/complex deliveries for test, script a set of functional and regression tests, test to a high professional manner and report daily progress whilst in test execution. The Test Analyst has a key role in ensuring the smooth delivery of good quality software releases to internal or external UAT. The role is responsible for validating the functional correctness of GFAS releases prior to release to client UAT.

Main activities

  • -Creating and running both functional tests and end-to-end system integration tests;
  • -Creating, monitoring, reporting against and managing a system test plan for individual projects
  • -Managing mitigation strategies for any risks and issues identified
  • -Timely escalation of issues, outside the System Test Analysts control, to Project Manager, QA and development managers
  • -Reviewing and checking all test output, at each stage of the testing lifecycle for relevant testing projects
  • -Audit test execution processes and oversee the reliable capture and reporting of results, giving appropriate feedback to individual testers
  • -Continuous review of our testing processes, seeking to improve time to test, costs and quality metrics
  • -Check that new errors are in fact errors, not duplication of existing ones, ensuring all relevant information is provided for developers and also reviewing, testing and either accepting or returning to development, bug fixes
  • -Ensure timely and accurate metrics are captured and reported, as stipulated in Overall System Test Strategy for a given test project, eventually contributing to decisions to cease testing and exit a test phase.
  • -Completion of an overall system test strategy for each test project or release of software
  • -Ensure effective maintenance and management of the teams test assets, (through the test index, test data backups, re-usable test sets and knowledge management).
  • -Assess the impact and testing risk of software changes.

To be successful in this role candidates will require:

Qualification & Experience:
– Educated to degree level in a Computer Science engineering or Information Technology.(Must be full time regular degree holder)
-2-5 years of experience of software testing of multi-user software, ideally within a financial environment
-Excellent communication skills both written and oral
-Proven presentation skills
-Ability to work effectively with internal employees of all levels
-Strives to deliver excellent customer service in all responsibilities
-Strong analytical skills with the initiative to proactively resolve issues
-Self-control and resilience including the ability to work effectively under pressure
-Strong Client service focus
-Hands on experience on defect tracking tool and test management tool like ALM, JIRA.

Knowledge:


Essential:
-Thorough understanding of the GFAS platform or Domains like: BFSI/Capital Market/ Fund Transfer/Mutual Funds.
-Strong knowledge of UK/European Retail Funds and Transfer Agency industry
-A proven understanding of the software development life cycle and structured analysis techniquesPreferred:
– Good working knowledge of other TA platforms e.g. Rufus / GTAS / MFTA / ICON
-Exposure to working within a professional services organisation
-Experience of working within an agile methodology e.g. scrumExperience:
-Good understanding on the GFAS platform or Domains like: BFSI/Capital Market/ Fund Transfer/Mutual Funds.
-Proven experience working as a Test Analyst within a financial services environment.

Other skills:

Ability to work for the United Kingdom clients and respective shift timings(02:30PM-11:00PM rotational basis) as necessary to ensure delivery timeframes are met.

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If you believe that you have the relevant experience and knowledge for this role please apply directly below. Please note only successful applicants will be contacted.

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