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Sr. Quality Engineer

Location: Pune
Company: Citigroup
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Job Purpose:
Seeking to hire a Quality Engineer (Techno Functional) .
ISG is seeking to hire a Quality Engineer with 10 - 12 years of experience in BCMA, Banking Capital Markets and Advisory. We are looking for a highly motivated Testing professional who is ready to take on the challenges of working in a fast-paced, world class environment and ready to own the quality of mission critical software. The individual will assist and have specific ownership of the functional and automation Testing activities within agile team.
The individual will be required to partner with development, business and support teams to build an understanding of the varied and complex business functionality supported by the financial systems.
Job Background/context:
The position is based out of Pune. Candidate is expected to possess below experience and potential:
- Possess 10-12 years of techno-functional QE skills
- A bachelor's degree in computer science or equivalent and gained experience as senior test engineer/lead in financial institution or comparable organization
- Expertise in various testing strategies and the ability to apply experience in determining the strategy to problem at hand
- Ability to technically lead a small QE team and ensure that the team is progressing in the appropriate technical directions
- Responsible for overall quality, coding standards of the automated suites
- Open and team-oriented attitude showing flexibility, initiative and high sense of responsibility
- Proficient in all testing fields like functional Testing activities for the respective area comprising of Functional, Automation and Data.
- Ability to partner with all BCMA app owners and stakeholders and involve oneself in determining strategy, application direction as well as productivity/efficiency (dev and business)
- Ability to deal with a dynamic environment positively
- Candidate will work independently and is highly self-motivated ho will take ownership and accountability
- The candidate will work with complex and variable issues with multiple stakeholders' cross geographies
- Requires good analytical skills in order to filter, prioritize and validate potentially complex material from multiple sources
- Is self-motivated individual and creative thinker who will take ownership and accountability
- Good to have Selenium / Java programming skills.
- Proficient in bug tracking and test management toolset (JIRA, Git/ Bitbucket, HP-ALM and Confluence)
- Works closely key stakeholders to understand business, functional and non-functional requirements in order to develop test plans, test cases and liaison with Development team to automate regression scripts/ pack and execute formal Performance Test plans to ensure the delivery of Quality software applications.
- Ability to adopt lean approach towards processes, frameworks and actual testing activities.
- Expert in functional testing techniques and ability to extend those to validate at data level across the upstream-downstream system
- Candidate must be able to comprehend data architecture and able to understand the complexities of database tools and define the database testing strategy and data migration strategy.
- Well versed with writing SQL queries.
- VB scripting and macros will be nice to have
- Should be highly self-motivated individual and creative thinker who will take ownership and accountability
- 8+ years' experience in software testing
- At least 6 years' experience as senior test engineer and software automation testing
- Experience of working in agile delivery environment within Squads/ PODs
- Clear understanding of QE processes within agile delivery.
- Understanding of functional , non-functional , mobile and/ or database testing.
- Hands-on experience on selenium based test Automation (data driven , TDD , BDD)
- Experience in creating automation test frameworks, test scripting, test suite execution and test reporting.
- Exposure to tracking and reporting testing metrics / KPI's
- Understanding of basic financial market concepts would be advantageous. Knowledge of the Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC) and QA methodologies, Quality Process, relevant operating systems, languages and database tools, defect tracking systems, including change management, automation tools.
- Requires methodical approach to testing and problem solving.
- Excellent communication and test reporting skills.
- Bachelor's in computer Science /University degree or equivalent experience
- Responsible for initiatives related to User Acceptance Testing (UAT) process and product rollout into production, making recommendations of solutions and improvements. Responsibilities may also include software quality assurance testing.
- Conducts complex process monitoring, product evaluation and audit assignments; reports issues and makes recommendations for solutions.
- Ensures project standards and procedures exist, are fully / clearly documented and followed throughout the software development life cycle; makes recommendations for enhanced documentation.
- Monitors products for conformance to standards; monitors processes for conformance to procedures; identifies risks and recommends solutions; ensures annual organizational reviews of standards and procedures are conducted.
- Documents findings and performs root cause analyses to provide recommended improvements. Independently recommends solutions and improvements to existing standards and procedures; collaborates with other areas in technology to develop new standards and procedures.
- Ensures all corrective actions are assigned, documented and completed. Verifies traceability in project work products. Gathers, maintains and creates reports on quality metrics.
- Exhibits sound understanding of concepts and principles in own technical area and a basic knowledge of these elements in other areas.
- Requires in-depth understanding of how own area integrates within IT Quality and has basic commercial awareness.
- Acts as advisor and mentor for junior members of the team.
- Makes evaluative judgments based on analysis of factual information in complicated and novel situations and provides solutions to problems.
- Has direct impact on the team and closely related teams by ensuring the quality of the tasks/services/information provided by self and others.
- Requires sound and comprehensive communication and diplomacy skills to exchange complex information.
- Performs other duties and functions as assigned.
- Appropriately assess risk when business decisions are made, demonstrating particular consideration for the firm's reputation and safeguarding Citigroup, its clients and assets, by driving compliance with applicable laws, rules and regulations, adhering to Policy, applying sound ethical judgment regarding personal behavior, conduct and business practices, and escalating, managing and reporting control issues with transparency.
- 8+ years experience in an IT Quality role.
- Demonstrated execution capabilities.
- Development experience in a fast-paced, time-to-market driven environment Experience with test automation, test scenario and test scripts creation and modification Comfortable with writing complex queries Experience with reporting tools. Hands on experience with testing automation tools.
- Project management experience preferred
- Bachelor's/University degree or equivalent experience

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