Roles & Responsibilities :
The Incumbent is mainly responsible for managing the Project ARCH + Various BAU Projects in terms of requirement / Scope coverage, extensive UAT, Regression validations, Sanity checks, Data Migration / Conversion and Dress Rehearsals / Production cutover / implementation Checkouts pertaining to Citi Private Banking EMEA.
Work closely and communicate effectively with business teams, Project Managers, Business Analysts, Clients, Development teams, Internal cross Operations team and offshore teams.
Evaluate business requirement and technical specification documents and Design UAT Test scenarios & Scripts based on FR, BR Documents w.
r.t various projects related to Private Banking Products from Banking & Investment Finance Area(Funds Transfer + Deposits+ Money Market + Loans) , Treasury Controls, Capital Markets / Derivatives, FX Products offered by Citi Private Banking EMEA.
Lead and / or participate in the walkthrough of designed test scripts and other documents surrounding testing activities and ensure that all testing activities and deliverables are conducted / produced in compliance with organizational standards
Should be able to handle Defect management for tracking the defects to closure within stipulated timelines.
Ensure timely preparation, conduct and completion of testing across all the phases
Should be a Go Getter able to think out of the Box to make sure each & every item is being factored for Validation, Regression, Requirement / Scope coverage perspective.
Analyze implementation and post implementation incidents for related projects & be able to come up with RCA and tactical solutions
Provide subject matter expertise in terms of tactical solution and effectively guide other testers & Cross functional teams
Perform daily monitoring on execution status and performance & Should be Self-disciplined, well organized.
Ensure strict adherence to Citibank policies, other compliance, Citi Private Banking and legal requirements.
Should possess the Strong Techno Functional skillset to have the desired level of Testing Quality assured.
Improve testing effectiveness by automation and or utilizing available capabilities inside and outside the UAT team.
Responsible for managing the required System accesses, System Prerequisites in terms of Parameterization validations, Pre UAT Sanity / Spot Checkouts etc.
in order to get the job done
Responsible for e2e UAT test execution + monitoring the progress of peer team members in case of individual contributors are more than one.
Responsible for all Project deliverables in timely manner by strictly adhering to timelines with utmost due diligence with full ownership & accountability in totality.
Responsible for traceability matrix in terms of storing all project, UAT related artefacts for quick reference any time & most importantly from an Audit perspective.
Should be flexible in working hours in pursuit of meeting stringent deadlines to have the On Time Delivery of the Projects and Regular BAU.
Should be focused & deliver high & 6 sigma quality output.
Responsible for all project and non-project related MIS Updates and or preparations, deliverables etc.
Responsible for Internal Quality or audit checks of the testing’s done by Peer working group.
Responsible for System Integration Testing (SIT), Production Acceptance Testing ( PAT), Regression Testing & most importantly performing the System Impact Analysis on need basis where appropriate.
Should be willing and focused enough to handle, execute, accomplish the Job themselves as an Individual Contributor & emerge as an Extended BA cum Subject Matter expertise ( SME) in the aforementioned Work stream / Areas.
Minimum of 4- 5 years of experience in SIT, UAT Testing, Defect management Data Migration / Conversion from Legacy Systems in conjunction with any of the aforementioned Banking related products.
Strong domain expertise having a sound knowledge in Testing various Banking, Investment Finance Products like Funds Transfers, Swift Messages / Payments, Loans, Deposits, Money Markets, Capital Markets / Derivatives, Treasury Controls and FX Products.
Should Possess strong analytical, Project oriented, QA (UAT) Skillset / background from minimum of two or more of the aforementioned areas of Banking.
Should be an efficient & effective fast learner and quickly adept with new processes, functions, Cross domain supportive mindset & skills.
Should have a proven track record of expertise in terms delivering / working on Banking project roll outs right from requirement stage till and implementation Phase including the validation (QA / UAT)
Knowledge in Accounting, Reconciliation, Proofing, Reporting would be an added advantage.
Well versed with Microsoft Word, Excel, PPT, Macros, SQL Querying and or scripting.
Should Possess strong skillset of writing Test scripts manually & any systemic skill would be plus.
Should be able to prepare & suction both Business & as well as Functional Requirement documentation.
Experience in automation testing would be a plus
Should Possess sound Knowledge of Testing tools like HP QC / ALM, JIRA for Test script Upload, execution, MIS dashboard graphs + the defect management / resolution.
Fluency in English is a Must.
Strong Communication Skillset & be able to mingle, collaborate with diversified work streams with motto of accomplishing task as real Go-Getter
Should be flexible, amicable for cross module support if need be and most importantly Incumbent should be open and flexible with Stringent project timelines and accustom with multiple priorities due to be in line with both Project and as well as Organization requirements.