Test Coordinator

Job Title: Test Coordinator
Contract Type: Contract
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £300 - £301 per hour
Start Date: 01/07/2017
Reference: BBBH6244_1493970384
Contact Name: Kirsty McIntyre
Contact Email: kmcintyre@venquis.com
Job Published: May 05, 2017 08:46

Job Description

Acceptance Test Coordinator - 6 Month Contract

Summary and Background
The role demands a professional with experience in testing Asset/Wealth Management business systems while also coordinating and coaching business users to test complex systems, monitoring test effort, measuring test project success, and managing acceptance.

Key Responsibilities / Essential experience

  • Vendor Quality Assurance governance - quality gates
  • Test planning using a context- and risk-based approach
  • Test execution of Preliminary Acceptance Tests, and UAT/OAT when required
  • Coordinating test activity within a wealth management system, executing tests when required
  • Coaching UAT business testers, for client and trade lifecycle
  • Coordinating releases to production environments
  • Test monitoring, reporting metrics to business and ICT stakeholders
  • Defect management with third-party development teams
  • Test environment control, configuration and data management

Desirable skills

  • Wealth Management system experience such as Figaro, Tercero, Sonata, Composer, Talisman, Avaloq, Symphony / Pulse would be a distinct advantage
  • ISEB/ISTQB certified
  • Specification by Example, especially Gherkin
  • System integration and data migration testing
  • Visual Studio - C# - Specflow - Selenium - Resharper