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UAT Lead - FinTech - London

Posted 6 March by Investigo Easy Apply Ended


UAT Lead

FinTech

London

UAT, User Acceptance Test, Non-Functional, Functional, Testing, Manual, Banking, Financial Services, Stakeholder Management, Test Lead, Senior Test Analyst, OAT, Operational Acceptance Testing, Accountancy, AAT, ACCA, FIA, CFAB, ICAS, CIMA, ERP, Payments, SEPA, BACS, CHAPS, Faster Payments

To support the ongoing development activities of the Bank, this role will work as part of the Financial Change Management Team in providing assurance that system functionality meets the defined requirements and is compliant with Financial Accounting standards. The role will work closely with the IT, Project Management and Finance teams, and will be responsible for the planning, design, generation and running of appropriate test scripts to ensure that all functionality is rigorously tested prior to deployment, and that end-to-end finance automation is achieved to preserve financial control and streamline processes. The role will also support the Financial Change Management and Finance Teams in designing and specifying future system functionality, and will work closely with the IT team in defining requirements and supporting the Development team during the development lifecycle.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities

  • Liaising with cross-functional teams in providing key support throughout the development process
  • Assist with business process design, and specification of future requirements
  • Test planning - including specifying key outcomes
  • Creating test scripts to cover all key areas of development - incorporating both regression and new functionality
  • Working with the Financial Change Management Team in creating and implementing test strategy plan across all relevant systems
  • Running test scenarios, and supporting other departments as required



Skills and Experience:

  • Excellent attention to detail, and meticulous planning and execution skills
  • UAT experience
  • Able to work in an unstructured environment
  • Previous demonstrable experience of designing and running testing scripts within a finance environment
  • Strong communication skills - ability to engage with cross-functional teams at all levels of an organisation
  • Ability to challenge assumptions, and convey financial concepts to non-financial stakeholders
  • Significant previous testing and / or change management experience within a Finance / Banking environment
  • Previous use of Microsoft Test Manager (desirable) or alternative test management systems
  • Strong understanding of financial principals - specifically knowledge of double-entry bookkeeping and core ERP system functionality
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines, and offer flexibility in meeting all relevant test windows
  • Ability to work proactively, and consider wider business impacts
  • Previous Banking or Financial Services experience (desirable)
  • Accountancy qualification (preferred but not essential)



UAT, User Acceptance Test, Non-Functional, Functional, Testing, Manual, Banking, Financial Services, Stakeholder Management, Test Lead, Senior Test Analyst, OAT, Operational Acceptance Testing, Accountancy, AAT, ACCA, FIA, CFAB, ICAS, CIMA, ERP, Payments, SEPA, BACS, CHAPS, Faster Payments

Reference: 34617495

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