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Job title: Test Lead

Company: Barclays

Job description: Job Title: Test Lead Location: Pune About Barclays Barclays is a British universal bank. We are diversified by business, by different types of customers and clients, and by geography. Our businesses include consumer banking and payments operations around the world, as well as a top-tier, full service, global corporate and investment bank, all of which are supported by our service company which provides technology, operations and functional services across the Group. Risk and Control Objective Take ownership for managing risk and strengthening controls in relation to the work you do. Working Flexibly We’re committed to providing a supportive and inclusive culture and environment for you to work in. This environment recognises and supports ways to balance your personal needs, alongside the professional needs of our business. Providing the opportunity for all our employees, globally to work flexibly empowers each of us to work in a way that suits our lives as well as enabling us to better service our customers’ and clients’ needs. Whether you have family commitments or you’re a carer, or whether you need study time or wish to pursue personal interests, our approach to working flexibly is designed to help you balance your life. If you would like some flexibility, then please discuss this with the hiring manager, and your request will be reviewed subject to business needs Hybrid Working Structured hybrid role: At Barclays, we offer a hybrid working experience that blends the positives of working alongside colleagues at our onsite locations, together with working from home. We have a structured approach where colleagues work at an onsite location on fixed, ‘anchor’, days of the week, for a minimum of two days a week or more, as set by the business area (or nearest equivalent if working part-time hours). Please discuss the working pattern requirements for the role you are applying for with the hiring manager. Please note that as we continue to embed our hybrid working environment, we remain in a test and learn phase, which means that working arrangements may be subject to change on reasonable notice to ensure we meet the needs of our business. Introduction: The Application Development team in Pune predominantly supports the International Private Bank business and operations teams situated in UK, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. This is an exciting opportunity to work with the latest Avaloq technology and its satellite interfaces to assist Barclays Wealth to expand further into these international areas. . Will be responsible for the quality of the solutions across multiple software development projects. . Lead the testing activities including planning and execution. . Work with development team to create test plans for enhancements and fixes on applications . Own the testing team’s planning and growth and development. . Drive the development of automation test pack for the platform. . Act as an SME for two business domains (Investment, Banking, Payments, Credit) What will you be doing . Rapidly learn WEALTH/BARCAP applications / Architecture landscape. . Rapidly learn the Wealth Management and Investment Banking domain. . Ability to lead Quality assurance for the platform on large complex projects . Coaching and support in building out a teams, providing leadership to the test team What we’re looking for: . Masters or Bachelors Degree (preferably in Computer Science/Engineering) . Excellent Communication and Stakeholder Management skills . 9+ years testing (Manual and Automation) experience, of which the last 5 years have been in core banking applications/ products (Avaloq knowledge would be an added advantage). . Experience in owning and delivering quality assurance for IT organisation working in a delivery environment, supporting mission critical complex systems utilizing a large number of technologies Experience in managing and leading large scale IT technology transformation programs. . Must be able to communicate effectively with other project team members, including technology, business and compliance teams at all levels, gauging the level of technical knowledge of the audience in these communications . The successful candidate will be able to interact with stakeholders at multiple levels within Barclays. It is important that the candidate has the necessary personal skills to be able to conduct themselves appropriately and gain the trust of senior stakeholders . Must be able to understand complex analytical problems and use their experience, good judgement, knowledge of alternative options, and innovative thought to contribute to the resolution. . Highly organised, structured and result driven . Ability to escalate issue to management as appropriate Skills that will help you in the role: . Test Lead experience in Private Banking IT delivery programs. . Good to have working knowledge of JIRA, Confluence, Visio, Service Now and Agile. Where will you be working Pune Be More at Barclays At Barclays, each day is about being more – as a professional, and as a person. ‘Be More @ Barclays’ represents our core promise to all current and future employees. It’s the characteristic that we want to be associated with as an employer, and at the heart of every employee experience. We empower our colleagues to Be More Globally Connected, working on international projects that improve the way millions of customers handle their finances. Be More Inspired by working alongside the most talented people in the industry, and delivering imaginative new solutions that are redefining the future of finance. Be More Impactful by having the opportunity to work on cutting-edge projects, and Be More Valued for who you are. Interested and want to know more about Barclays Visit home.barclays/who-we-are/ for more details. Purpose, Values and Mindset We deploy finance responsibly to support people and businesses, acting with empathy and integrity, championing innovation and sustainability, for the common good and the long term. Our values underpin everything we do: Respect, Integrity, Service, Excellence and Stewardship. Respect We harness the power of diversity and inclusion in our business, trust those we work with, and value everyone’s contribution. Integrity We operate with honesty, transparency and fairness in all we do. Service We act with empathy and humility, putting the people and businesses we serve at the centre of what we do. Excellence We champion innovation, and use our energy, expertise and resources to make a positive difference. Stewardship We prize sustainability, and are passionate about leaving things better than we found them. Our Mindset shapes how we take action, living by our Values, driven by our Purpose, always with our customers and clients at the heart of what we do our Mindset is to Empower, Challenge and Drive. Empower Trust and support each other to deliver. Make decisions with those closest to the topic. Include diverse perspectives. Celebrate success and learn from failure. Challenge Question whether things can be done better. Use insights based on data to inform decisions. Be curious about how we can adapt and improve. Speak up and be open to alternative viewpoints. Drive Focus on outcomes. Deliver with pace. Be passionate and ambitious about what we do. Take personal responsibility. Actively build collaborative relationships to get things done.

Location: Pune, Maharashtra

Job date: Mon, 18 Mar 2024 23:51:43 GMT