Senior IT Test Manager in Credit Risk & General Ledger IT Solutions, Gdańsk

Location: Gdańsk

The position we offer

As Senior IT Test Manager in Credit Risk & General Ledger IT Solutions you will be responsible for improving and building the test approach for our platform used for regulatory reporting solutions such as Basel, IFRS 9 etc. You will be part of our Deliverables team, consisting of Test Managers, PMs and PMOs. 
Our technical solution includes the whole flow from sourcing, calculating to reporting. We have approx. 30 employees and 130 consultants, both local and offshore, working with the IT-platform. Our teams consist of very competent people and we have a tight working relation between colleagues. We are very delivery oriented and work with a highly prioritized and complex area within the Bank. 
We have monthly releases and are aiming at improving and building up a solid set-up for the system-, acceptance- and regression tests, and automate the tests wherever possible.   
In this role you will become the Senior Test Manager based in Gdansk.  
Your tasks will be:   
  • Ensuring that we comply with Nordea’s Test Strategy and that we work in an efficient way 
  • Responsible for our test processes, documentation, test metrics and driving test automation 
  • Being responsible for  the planning, execution and improvement of our release 
  • In regards to system-, acceptance and regression test
  • Reviewing the business requirements’ testability   
  • Coordinating with various stakeholders (developers, application owners, project managers and other test managers)  

The qualifications you need

Experience and background:  
  • Experience in using various test methods, techniques and test tools    
  • Experience in planning and facilitating test processes    
  • Experience in creating Test Plans, provide estimates for test effort and writing test reports    
  • Hands-on experience in test design, test execution & test reporting  
  • Experience of working with V-models as well as agile development/test methodologies  
  • ISTQB Certification with minimum Foundation level  
  • Knowledge of IEEE 829 Standard for Software Test Documentation  
  • Very good HP QC (ALM) experience  
  • Very good knowledge in test automation    
  • Experiences of testing highly integrated IT-systems  
  • Data Warehouse Testing and Methodologies knowledge  
Good to have:  
  • Being familiar with ISO 9126 Standard for Software Quality Attributes and BS 7925-2 Standards for Software Component Testing  
  • Strong SQL skills  
  • Preferable Teradata/Datastage/SAS/MSSQL Knowledge/SAP BW/BO  


By joining the Nordea team you will gain:  

  • Opportunity to participate in ambitious international IT projects    
  • Access to the latest high-tech solutions and opportunity to specialize in other technologies  
  • Exciting projects in your own responsibility with diverse challenges  
  • Wonderful team spirit and a great working atmosphere in a friendly team  
  • Modern and friendly work environment with open door policy  
  • Possibility to participate in training programs enhancing your qualifications    
  • Full Time position based on an employment contract    
  • Competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package  
  • An incentive package that includes a medical services package for you and your family  
  • Sports card  
  • Catering and cinema tickets funding  
  • A possibility to join a corporate life insurance scheme    
  • Access to Employee Pension Scheme   
  • Relocation package option  

More information and send application

Kindly send your application in English including your CV and cover letter.  
Please include permit for processing personal data in CV as following: “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)”.
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