• Negotiable
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Standard Chartered Bank Singapore
  • 09 Oct 17

Test Lead, FCRMP

  • Location: Singapore
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job Type: Full time

Please view Job Description for details.

The Testing Lead manages the team that is responsible for UAT end-to-end testing of system functional and technical design / builds as well as related reporting initiatives within an FCRMP programme team with an expectation to support system implementation and identify business and operational impacts and risks arising from underlying technology and operational initiatives.

* Leading testing effort to ensure a clear test plan is developed
* Managing testing schedule to ensure all testing deadlines are met
* Perform quality control to ensure high-quality deliverables
* Development of testing artifacts - test plans, test scripts, traceability matrix, etc.
* Co-ordinate with Environment Manager to ensure all environments have been established to specifications
* Co-ordinate with end users to participate in User Acceptance Testing
* Establish clear ownership for project tasks, ensure that team members have the tools needed and provide timely feedback
* Assess project issues and identify solution to meet productivity, quality and business goals
* Proactively communicate project status, issues & risks to management
* Conduct regular Testing Status meeting with all stakeholders, keeping the stakeholder's needs and requirements continuously in view
* Work collaboratively with Technology development staff, Business and Operations teams to maintain thorough knowledge of product capabilities
* Lead and facilitate regular defect management meetings to ensure defects are tracked, remediated and delivered for retest
* Provide test management controls for all code deployments into different test environments

Key Roles and Responsibilities

Project/Change Management
  • Leading testing effort to ensure a clear test plan is developed
  • Managing testing schedule to ensure all testing deadlines are met
  • Perform quality control to ensure high-quality deliverables
  • Development of testing artifacts - test plans, test scripts, traceability matrix, etc.
  • Co-ordinate with Environment Manager to ensure all environments have been established to specifications
  • Co-ordinate with end users to participate in User Acceptance Testing
  • Establish clear ownership for project tasks, ensure that team members have the tools needed and provide timely feedback
  • Assess project issues and identify solution to meet productivity, quality and business goals
  • Proactively communicate project status, issues & risks to management
  • Conduct regular Testing Status meeting with all stakeholders, keeping the stakeholder's needs and requirements continuously in view
  • Work collaboratively with Technology development staff, Business and Operations teams to maintain thorough knowledge of product capabilities
  • Lead and facilitate regular defect management meetings to ensure defects are tracked, remediated and delivered for retest
  • Provide test management controls for all code deployments into different test environments
People and Talent
  • Provide leadership, management and coaching to direct reports to ensure they are highly engaged and performing to their potential.
  • Promote and embed a culture of openness, trust and risk awareness, where ethical, legal, regulatory and policy compliant conduct is the norm.
  • Stimulate an environment where forward planning, prioritisation, deadline management and streamlined workflows and collaborative, inclusive yet effective and efficient work practices are the norm.
  • Develop communications strategies and plans that deliver timely and relevant messages to the right stakeholders through appropriate activities and channels.
  • Ensure staff in Test team have clearly articulated and well understood roles and responsibilities through meaningful and accurate job descriptions.
Governance
  • Identify and actively engage with various key stakeholders to ensure the success of the project/programme.
  • Work with FCC Controls leadership team to define benefits, requirements and impacts related to system implementation and change programme.
  • Work across FCC Implementation teams to identify the risks from system implementation and change programmes and steps to mitigate them.
  • Support regional regulatory interaction, particularly in relation to remediation requirements within the FCC function or expected by regulators.

Regulatory & Business conduct
  • Display exemplary conduct and live by the Group's Values and Code of Conduct.
  • Take personal responsibility for embedding the highest standards of ethics, including regulatory and business conduct, across Standard Chartered Bank. This includes understanding and ensuring compliance with, in letter and spirit, all applicable laws, regulations, guidelines and the Group Code of Conduct.
  • Lead the Test team to achieve the outcomes set out in the Bank's Conduct Principles: Fair Outcomes for Clients; Effective Operation of Financial Markets; Financial Crime Prevention; The Right Environment
  • Effectively and collaboratively identify, escalate, mitigate and resolve risk, conduct and compliance matters.

Key Stakeholders
  • Project Management Team
  • Project Working Group
  • ITO teams, including the Project ITO testing team and Technology Support
  • FCC teams, including Project FCC team and FCC Surveillance
  • Product Owners

Other Responsibilities
  • Embed Here for good and Group's brand and values in the Test team.
  • Perform other responsibilities assigned under Group, Country, Business or Functional policies and procedures.


Qualifications and Skills

  • Knowledge of the FCC systems and processes
  • Knowledge of ETL processes for FCC systems
  • Testing Experience in the FCC related functions
  • Proven record in leading large scale projects
  • Strong written, oral and presentation skills
  • Ability to work independently as well as within a group while delivery projects
  • Thorough knowledge of structured test methods and processes.
  • Proven experience of testing user interfaces.
  • Detailed knowledge of both Manual and Automated Testing is preferred
  • Experience of testing Windows Software Applications / Database applications produced using VB, C#, Access, SQL Server.
  • A commitment to quality and a thorough approach to work.
  • Careful attention to detail


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Diversity and Inclusion

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