Test Manager Financial Services Paris €90,000

Job Title: Test Manager Financial Services Paris €90,000
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Paris, Île-de-France
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Reference: BBBH17808_1519671645
Contact Name: Mobolaji Sanusi
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Job Published: February 26, 2018 19:00

Job Description

Test Manager - Financial Services - Paris - €90,000

A leading financial services firm are looking for an experienced Test Manager to join to drive overall testing efforts across the business and Technology. You will lead and manage a five person Test team and will also coordinate overall internal testing efforts across IT, Risk and Operations.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Define the testing approach & strategy for each campaign with all stakeholders.
  • Establish a testing plan across internal and external facing test environments.
  • Liaise with stakeholders, business analysts and development teams to define test campaigns and address / resolve issues and defects when found.
  • Track the execution of testing across all teams and ensure sufficient test coverage is achieved.
  • Manage the execution of tests falling under the test team's responsibility; either run automatically using the team's automated testing framework or manually or other application components and a suite of complementary tools.
  • Drive the test team to automate tasks.
  • Grow and develop testing team members

Essential Skills:

  • Team management skills and stakeholder management covering Risk, Operations, Relationship Management and other functions.
  • Demonstrable experience reviewing business requirements and system specifications and define functional test cases which test main day to day flows as well as potential edge cases not identified pre-implementation.
  • Project management skills applicable to managing test phases of projects and software release cycles.
  • Strong understanding of different automated testing techniques and methodologies.
  • Able to differentiate and organise the execution of unit, integration and end-to-end functional tests as well as performance tests.
  • Hands on Automation experience.
  • Experience with the use of test tools such as Quality Centre.
  • Knowledge of OTC derivative trade life-cycle and typical issues which will affect batch and intraday trade processing and risk systems.
  • Previous clearing, capital markets, settlements and post-trade experience is desirable.
  • Must be a French speaker.

This is a very exciting opportunity for a skilled and effective Test Manager looking for a new challenge within an innovative global company with a wealth of expertise and knowledge.

If you are interested in this role please contact me on 02031894344.