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Test Manager
Ref No.: 18-00057
Location: Providence , Rhode Island
Position Type:Contract
Type of Position: Contract 10 months 
We are in search of an experienced Test Manager to lead and manage  a UAT program for Treasury Solutions Operations. In this role you will be managing the team in the execution of test scripts, while maintaining an effective testing process. Candidate must be a strong leader with experience managing multiple test resources through quality assurance testing. Candidate must have strong leadership skills and overall test management background with 2-4 years' experience on financial projects, ideally Cash Management or Treasury Solutions.
Responsibilities include:
  • Working with the Project Managers and other stake holders of the project in reviewing the Testing Schedules and the Timelines of the Project.
  • Working with the senior resource managers in identifying Testing resources for the project.
  • Scheduling and conducting Knowledge Transfer sessions for the Testing resources involving the Business Analysts.
  • Monitoring, guiding and coordinating the Testing resources during all the UAT phases.
  • Working with the Project managers, Business analysts and other stakeholders and coming up with a agreed User Acceptance Testing strategy for the project.
  • Managing any risks associated with the testing and taking preventive actions when the risks are unacceptable.
  • Taking responsibility for all phases of testing and the management of testing activities
  • Taking responsibility for on time validation and verification
  • Planning, conducting and controlling meetings with respect to test planning, knowledge transfer sessions and subsequent testing activities.
  • Taking responsibility for reviewing, approval and sign offs of all testing deliverables (Test Plans, Test scripts, Test completion reports)
  • Preparing weekly Test reports on the testing progress of the project and sending them to higher management for their review.
Required Skills:
  • Test plan and test script development in a Banking environment
  • Use of a Testing tool such as Quality Center/ALM.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Extremely detail oriented
  • Ability to deal with tight timelines, limited resources and still deliver on time and within scope
  • Ability to facilitate and coordinate meetings in an effective manner
  • Cash Management or Commercial Banking experience, Loan Origination Systems, Deposit system understanding
  • Scanning systems
  • Check printing systems
  • Routing files via Middleware such as Sterling GIS
  • Strong skills in Defect Tracking, prioritization and resolution