IT Test Manager (SUN), 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 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 Manager
Safekeeping and Settlement Department
The position we offer:
We are looking for an experienced IT Test Manager to join the Test Team for the new Safekeeping and Corporate Action system in Nordea.
As an IT Test Manager together with the rest of the team you will be co-responsible for the quality of testing activities in the Department. 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. You will be involved in training and/or supporting the business in preparing and executing tests. Your role will involve mentoring other team members in testing activities. This may require conducting trainings, facilitate workshops and giving presentations.
We expect you to follow the process that is still being developed and contribute to its continuous improvements, suggesting the best approach based on your experience. You will be furthermore involved in adopting existing Test Strategy, preparing reports and implementing quality assurance by improving test automation. This will require cooperation with the technical test team also located in Gdansk.
You will be in close contact with the stakeholders in the scrum teams, sharing your knowledge and continuously focusing on improving the quality of the testing process and monitoring the progress.
Your experience will allow you to suggest the best approach that needs to be taken in the testing activities done in the scrum teams. This is why good communication and cooperation skills are required. Also you need to be open for changes and challenges that go together with a process that is still being created.
This role will require traveling to Nordic countries (mainly Denmark).
The qualifications you need:
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 along with being persistent. It is important that you have professional knowledge and you are familiar with ISTQB principles and agile way of working.
Main skills & knowledge required:
5+ years of experience in working on complex functional and non-functional test activities
Hands-on experience in test management/planning, test execution & test reporting
Experience in delivering trainings, mentoring or sharing knowledge
ISTQB knowledge (preferably advanced level)
Agile working method
Experience with automated testing is a plus
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.