Senior Test Analyst / Consultant - Banking

6 days left

Recruiter
Asset Resourcing Limited
Location
London
Salary
35000.0000
Posted
02 Feb 2017
Closes
02 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Senior Test Analyst / Test Analyst: Technical Test Consultant required for a global consultancy firm and business intelligence specialist. You will be working with teams of BI experts on varied and challenging projects (remediation, data warehousing, data migration etc.) - typically - within a client portfolio of Financial Services heavyweights ranging from Tier-1 Investment & Retail Banks to emerging challenger banks and established insurance providers.

Our Client is looking for looking for a Senior Test Analyst / Test Analyst to join their existing test team based out of their London UK HQ.

The client-facing nature of consultancy demands you must be willing to travel UK-wide for work purposes and be happy to stay away from home (Mon-Fri only) for extended periods.

Essential Skills:
*Experience and proficiency in performing a varied testing role(s).
*Strong SQL skills.
*Exceptional analytical skills.
*Excellent organisational skills.
*Experience in relationship and stakeholder management.
*Demonstrated management and leadership capability.

Desirable Skills:
*Experience of working on BI, Data Warehouse or Data Migration projects.
*Experience and familiarity with different development methodologies (e.g. waterfall, agile).
*Full lifecycle testing experience.
*Experience of using test management tools (licensed or open source).
*Financial Services experience.
*Ability to take a given problem, understand the impact, and devise appropriate strategies to implement and address.
*Strong in risk and issue management.
*Line management experience.
*Team building and team leading.
*Mentoring/staff development experience.

Candidate Qualities:
*A good team player and able to work independently.
*An ability to provide creative thinking and innovative methods.
*Excellent client facing skills.
*A proactive self-starter.
*Excellent verbal, written communication and presentational skills.
*An enthusiasm towards testing and desire to develop and expand a growing test practice.
*An ability to build cross functional and external relationships.
*Effective negotiating and influencing skills.

Other Essential Requirements:
*ISEB/ISTQB Foundation in Software Testing.
*A graduate degree or equivalent project experience.