Finastra Team Lead/Expert QA Engineer in Trivandrum, India

WHY DO WE LOVE COMING TO WORK EVERY DAY?

With over 10,000 superstars across 48 different countries globally, it is hard not to be inspired every single day. At Finastra we celebrate in global knowledge sharing, diversity and an opportunity to make a difference for each other and for our customers .

We are on a journey. After bringing two global Fintech leaders together in June 2017, Finastra has truly recognized the opportunity and power we have, by combining our expertise, successes and passion together. Whether it is in a collaboration hub or innovating with colleagues across our global landscape, we are one team creating a network of talent and creativity in a stimulating environment, to do what we can to make a difference for our customers .

Our people are leaders in their role and are always looking for new ways to help our customers grow, compete and optimize their business. From a graduate Software Engineer to an experienced Sales Executive – we are looking for personal leadership and people with the appetite to understand the markets and customers we serve. We drive innovation that challenges the status quo and feel proud of the positive differences that we make every day. We recognize talent and provide a work environment where leaders can drive results , develop and grow their careers.

Success is what you do, success is what we achieve, together.

The future of Finance is open – combine your talents with Finastra opportunities to create an exciting career with us.

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What will you contribute?

Reporting to the Senior Manager, QA Engineering, the Team Lead/Expert QA Engineer creates and executes product test plans to ensure software products meet design specifications and product quality standards QA Team Lead will be accountable for organizing the offshore QA team, and ensuring that all the deliverables are met on time and with the highest quality. Assists Development team with process improvements to improve product quality.

Responsibilities & Deliverables:

Your deliverables as a Team Lead/Expert QA Engineer will include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Leads the QA team by assigning tasks to each individual and ensuring that the tasks are executed on time and with accuracy and precision

  • Creates and executes manual test cases from product specifications for different testing types such as functional, performance, accessibility, API testing, integration testing.

  • Executes manual test plans and test cases and compiles and report results to the scrum master.

  • Understands and executes Test Strategy and all the different testing types.

  • Sets up and maintains personal testing environments. May set up team testing environments.

  • Creates and executes automated test scripts for automated integration testing.

  • Understands tools for automated back end/API testing.

  • Has experience in Agile/Scrum methods

  • Assist in the review of software development processes to improve product quality.

  • Tracks defects from detection to resolution and works with developers to reproduce and resolve defects.

  • Communicates with stakeholders on product issues.

  • Acquires and maintains knowledge of existing products, operations or systems.

  • Reviews product documentation to ensure completeness and accuracy.

  • Provides support to stakeholders prior to GA release of software.

  • Create and/or run SQL scripts to populate data and validate test results.

  • Design, develop, and maintain test scripts to be automated.

  • Provide testing effort estimates for enhancements.

Required Experience:

  • 5 years’ experience in software testing or related field.

  • 3+ years leadership experience.

  • Experience in the software or financial industry preferred.

  • Experience with relational databases preferred.

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications.

  • Effective verbal and written communication skills; effective customer service skills.

  • Ability to work independently or within a team environment and handle multiple projects simultaneously.

  • Knowledge of quality assurance methods and techniques including the software development lifecycle.

  • Effective planning and organizational skills, with an attention to detail.

  • Effective analytical and problem-solving skills and ability to think ‘out of the box’ for process improvements.

  • Ability to work with specialized software tools; effectively implement and evaluate new processes or plans.

  • Ability to execute test plans and test scripts for commercial software applications, document expected results vs. actual results, and record software defects.

  • Preferred knowledge of automated testing software tools with ability to design and develop automated testing programs.

  • Preferred knowledge of the Agile software development methodology.

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The above statements describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to disability please contact us at 800-274-7280.

The Future is Collaborative . The Future is Open. The Future is Now.

Finastra unlocks the potential of people and businesses in finance, creating a platform for open innovation. Formed in 2017 by the combination of Misys and D+H, we provide the broadest portfolio of financial services software in the world today—spanning retail banking, transaction banking, lending, and treasury and capital markets. Our solutions enable customers to deploy mission critical technology on premises or in the cloud. Our scale and geographical reach means that we can serve customers effectively, regardless of their size or geographic location—from global financial institutions, to community banks and credit unions. Through our open, secure and reliable solutions, customers are empowered to accelerate growth, optimize cost, mitigate risk and continually evolve to meet the changing needs of their customers. 48 of the world’s top 50 banks use Finastra technology.

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