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Test Manager

IT & Technology
Zurich
English

Are you a Test Manager with experience in large-scale implementations?

Tech stack used in the Product Area: Kafka, Microservices, Junit, Azure DevOps, SAP S/4 Hana, SAP FPSLGeneral Information:

  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Duration: 12 Months


Your Responsibilities: 

  • Create test plans and test cycles within the (Re)Insurance Product Area and align them with other teams and product areas (e.g. General Ledger)
  • Communicate test plans across the squads and ensure corresponding test execution
  • Keep track of the current test cycle status, identify issues, dependencies, and potential customer concerns
  • Keep management team up to date with the testing status on a frequent basis through formal test progress management summary
  • Work closely with the Test Managers from other Product Areas as part of the end-to-end test management team within the program to ensure to facilitate cross-product area test phases
  • Work closely with the Release and Change Manager to manage the test environment and ensure the quality of test evidence for production deployments
  • Liaise with Test Managers outside the program (e.g. from Tax and Group Submission areas) to ensure end-to-end IFRS testing Promote a test-driven development approach
  • Instills a ‘shift left’ mentality to testing – making it part of every process
  • Drive testing standards, testing automation, and consistency across the Product Area
  • Act as an ambassador for testing standard methodologies
  • Ensure test cases and expected results are defined and documented according to standards
  • Ensure each squad follows the different levels of testing stages, within a Product Area
  • Coordinate test environment requirements and orchestrate test environment provisioning and readiness with the Platform squad
  • Coordinate issue triage and resolution across squads


About you

  • Minimum 8 years of relevant working experience in finance or (Re)Insurance large transformation projects
  • Understanding of finance processes, and accounting in the (Re)Insurance industry
  • Awareness and experience in an agile way of working and DevOps software development approach
  • Fluent in English
  • Passion for communicating and implementing testing standards across the teams.
  • Understanding of IT test environment setup, processes, and release management. Having experience with the tech stack being used is an advantage
  • od interpersonal skills and ability to network and understand the workings of the project.
  • Excellent planning and coordination skills
  • Able to navigate ambiguity
  • "Hands-on" working style with a "Can do" attitude
  • od understanding of testing standards, testing levels, and best testing practices
  • Able to work well under pressure

Sounds like your next challenge? Then, I look forward to receiving your application today.