Test Lead - Avaloq at HCL Technologies, Edinburgh, £Contract Rate

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  • Edinburgh, UK
  • Jun 06, 2024
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Testing / Validation

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Short description of the scope of work : Avaloq Testing hands on experience is mandatory to have in recent project.Responsible for all test activities throughout testing life-cycle of Avaloq solutions for key customer accounts. Customer facing role requiring excellent presentation and communication skills and ability to manage stress levels in demanding project contexts. Deliverables : o Define Test Policy and Test Plan o Provide effort estimations and track the test effort to ensure adequate staffingo Monitor and control testing activities against planned budget and quality gateso Report progress to management and cliento Manage client relationship with appropriate communicationo Manage defects and Reportingo Design, update and execute functional and business test scenarios and test cases based on functional and non-functional requirements, ensuring their reusability o Manage test environments (baseline definition and maintenance, assessment on environment readiness)Manage tools for testing, tracking defects, statistics and requirements coverage reportingo Document and evaluate the result of the testing, investigate testing deficiencieso Contribute to continuous improvement of Test Management processes and procedures Required knowledge in specific software or tools , Must have: Working knowledge of MicroFocus QCALM, JIRA, MS Office SuiteNice to have:ISTQB Certification or equivalent , Required educationcertificates and technical skills,,,,Must have:o In-depth knowledge of Test concepts and methodologyo Experience and strong knowledge of the banking and/or finance industry or other regulatory environmentso Experience with Avaloq banking system solution Nice to have:o Experience of testing in Agile context: (Continuous Integration, Continuous Testing, TDD, BDD, API testing),,,,,,,,,,,,,Required soft skills ,,,,,,,,,Excellent presentation and communication skillso Strong analytical and problem-solving competences o Structured and rigorous approacho Team player and strong client-orientation o Ability to work in a highly challenging, fast-paced and complex environmento Willingness to travel and work on-site with clients

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Domain Competencies (APPS)-CMS - Package Solution-Avaloq

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