IT Test Analyst (WBOR), Gdansk
Nordea Markets is the leading international capital markets operator and investment banking partner in the Nordic and Baltic Sea regions.
Nordea Markets rely on Capital Markets IT to provide technology that will allow the bank to stand strong and excel in this environment. We, Capital Markets IT are developers, business analysts, architects, project managers, test analysts and other technologists working all over the world.
Using leading edge technologies, we develop high performance real-time systems, processing a large number of transactions daily, and supporting hundreds of users distributed across our offices world-wide.
At the beginning of 2014 we have opened a new IT Development Centre office in Poland, Tricity. Our ambition is to become a leading Capital Markets development unit with top quality developers.
Currently we are looking for:
IT Test Analyst
Wholesale Banking Operations Reporting Team (WBOR)
The position we offer:
We are looking for an IT Test Analyst to join the Wholesale Banking Operations Reporting team, delivering IT solutions for regulatory reporting like Trade Repository, MIFID and Tax reporting that require a high degree of operational stability and quality in the reported data.
As a Test Analyst, together with the rest of the team, you will be responsible for the quality of testing activities of the products and solutions we provide. You will focus on the functional tests of the products and the test activities around them. You will need to interact with the business stakeholders and the development team to plan, design and create test cases. You will also be responsible for executing the test cases for the product as well as the test maintenance going forward. Your role will be not only identifying the test areas, monitoring the test coverage and evaluation the overall solution quality, but also ensuring the test process in the scrum teams is understood and followed by other team members.
We expect you to follow the process that is still being developed and contribute to its continuous improvement, suggesting the best approach based on your experience. You will furthermore be involved in adopting the existing Test Strategy, preparing reports and implementing quality assurance by improving test automation.
This role will require traveling to Nordic countries (mainly Denmark).
The qualifications you need:
You are a strong team player with a positive mind set. You see your role in the value chain, and you are committed to build good professional relationships with our partners. You enjoy working in a high-performing team, setting high standards and you have the ability and willingness to learn and grow together with the unit. We need you to have very good communication and cooperation skills. It is important that you have analytical mindset and you are familiar with ISTQB principles and agile way of working.
Main skills & knowledge required:
· Good knowledge about product development life cycle and software test life cycle
· Experience with test tools like HP ALM Quality Center, JIRA (X-ray / Zephyr) or similar
· Experience in working on complex functional and non-functional test activities
· ISTQB knowledge, preferably certification
· Good analytical skills and business understanding
· Good knowledge of test design techniques
· Fluent English (used on a daily basis)
· Agile working method
· Readiness for business trips for the first few months
Nice to have skills:
· Experience with automated testing is a plus
· Experience in delivering trainings, mentoring or sharing knowledge
Opportunity to participate in ambitious international IT projects
Wonderful team spirit and a great working atmosphere in a friendly team
Stable employment conditions in international environment
Agile project approach
Cafeteria benefits plan (life insurance, retirement program, sport card, private health care, cinema tickets)
Possibility to increase your knowledge and skills (Internal and external trainings, Lunch & learn sessions, etc.)
To apply for this position please send CV in English (including permit for processing personal data: I give my permission for the processing of my personal data that is essential for the recruitment process in Nordea Bank AB branch in Poland, in accordance with the Act of 29.08.1997 on the Protection of Personal Data (Journal of Laws No. 133, item 883 amended)
We reserve the right to reply only to selected applications.