Test Lead Jobs in Across India at Standard Chartered

Last Updated: Mar 11, 2021 05:10 IST


Company Name
Standard Chartered
Job title
Test Lead
Technology Engineer, Software Engineer/ Programmer, VP/ Head - Technology
6-9 Years
Not Mentioned

Job Profile

About Standard Chartered
We are a leading international bank focused on helping people and companies prosper across Asia, Africa and the Middle East.

To us, good performance is about much more than turning a profit. It%27s about showing how you embody our valued behaviours - do the right thing, better together and never settle - as well as our brand promise, Here for good.

We%27re committed to promoting equality in the workplace and creating an inclusive and flexible culture - one where everyone can realise their full potential and make a positive contribution to our organisation. This in turn helps us to provide better support to our broad client base.

  • This role has full accountability for SIT testing phase. The successful candidate will use previous Test Management experience and knowledge of application/product and testing to improve overall test management strategy.
  • Quality Assurance and Control across all projects in a defined portfolio. This role will focus on functional testing including engineering/profiling of existing systems to ensure quality project IT deliverables.
  • The scope of the role will include projects already included as well as projects yet to be approved and activated as part of the Programme Vision. It is therefore essential to provide tactical as well as strategic test planning to address future direction of the Testing Strategy.

Test Strategy and Execution:
  • First line of supervision
  • Team leading responsibilities depending upon the program requirements
  • Ability to create test strategy and test schedule
  • Knowledgeable to prepare estimates for large projects
  • Guide team on testing approach
  • Creative to resolve challenges during testing
  • Ability to drive initiatives and impress on key stakeholders
  • Courageous to take tough decisions in the interest of project
  • Prepare Closure report and Quality Gate checklist
  • Ensure compliance to UTM and SDF models
  • Excellent understanding of Test Strategy, Test Traceability, Test Evidences, and Test Closure Report which form UTM (Unified Test Model) pillars under SCB's System Delivery Framework
  • On a E2E test ownership role, collaborate with domain test manager to gain support and achieve project objectives
  • Conflict resolutions within the team
  • Create career path for the team and have succession planning
  • Foster an open culture within the team
  • Ability to provide tough feedbacks
  • Sound knowledge on risk assessment and risk management
  • Mentor and guide to the team
  • Maintain right resource mix
  • Perform periodic skill set evaluation of team
  • Lead initiatives within the ITO space
  • Manage test environment
  • Promote equality within the team

Quality Control and Quality Assurance:
  • Deliver projects within cost, schedule %26amp; quality
  • Take a proactive approach save effort and improve efficiency
  • Collaborate with the stakeholders to drive through initiatives
  • Ensure regression pack are executed for any changes to the system
  • Ensure Performance Testing for the changes to the system
  • Collaborate with other test managers to ensure all testing is completed before Go Live
  • Create test strategy and Test Schedule
  • Knowledgeable to prepare estimates for large projects
  • Guide Leads and team on testing approach
  • Creative to resolve challenges during testing
  • Drive initiatives and impress on key stakeholders
  • Take tough decisions in the interest of project
  • Prepare Closure report and Quality Gate checklist
  • Ensure compliance to UTM and SDF models
  • Represent testing in PWG and other management meetings

Testing Expertise and Continuous Improvement:
  • Ensure risks/issues are captured for all projects and ensure that any changes to milestone deliverables (scope, due date etc.,) have been approved by relevant PWG/PSC/PRC
  • Mitigation of risks and resolution of issues in a timely manner including developing suitable controls and measuring their effectiveness
  • Adopt DevOps in all the projects
  • Comply with QA review audit for all the BC4/5 applications
  • Procure dispensation on valid cases
  • Implement testing accountability and process consistently across all engagements
  • Implement standard test reporting
  • Planning and manage test environments.
  • Ensuring no adversely rated test audit, no medium or high risks rated test issues from audit and No expired/overdue risks or actions from audits
  • Create Test automation frameworks from scratch
  • Drive Test Automation within the team and provide mentorship
  • Prepare the Automation Test Strategy and roadmap for the area.
  • Plan and execute activities in relation to Test Scripting, preparation and execution
  • Communicate to stakeholders on the Test Status, risks and issue resolution
  • Manage and coordinate Testing

Resourcing and Finance:
  • Ensure Billability for the team
  • Ensure SOWs are in place and extensions and terminations of contracts are managed to avoid cost leakage
  • Maintain the right permanent: vendor mix as per the bank's policy

Test Automation:
  • 100% Compliance to regression packs being identified and automation scope defined
  • Work to achieve 85%regression automation target
  • Identify suitable candidates for DevOps toolset implementation (Genie/JIRA, GIT/Stash)

Test Transformation:
  • Unified/Standardized JIRA, test artefacts, status reports, completion report suite covering e2e test methodology by SDLC
  • Thorough understanding of the system and data architecture of the underlying product
  • Adoption of model across all domains with appropriate test methodology aligned to each project and evidence
  • Resource plan identifying optimal mix of resources by location
  • Deliver automated regression test packs

  • Mandatory e-Learning completion
  • Enchanting block leave
  • Data Leakage Prevention
  • Adherence to Group Code of Conduct
  • Marking Daily Time sheet with specific tasks

People, Culture and Conduct:
  • Adherence to hygiene factors focused from the hub
  • Investigating on My Voice feedback and improve team engagement.
  • Reinforce leadership and increasing participation in Leadership %26amp; Hi-connect sessions.

Added Advantage:
  • Behaviour-driven development (BDD)
  • Cucumber testing framework, Gherkin test-case definition language.
  • OLAP concepts and MDX query language.
  • Knowledge on the Java, Selenium Web driver, HTML5, DOM model, XML, XPATH

  • More than 6 years of Testing experience.
  • Good exposure to testing with different domains knowledge such as banking, health care, etc.,
  • Knows what quality looks like and is willing to enforce it within Standard Chartered
  • Experience conducting quality audits
  • Experience leading large organizations with teams that are geographically dispersed and with virtual teams in a complex, matrix organization
  • Excellent communications and presentation skills with ability to adjust communication styles depending on type of target audience
  • Excellent influential and negotiation skills
  • Experience with People Management, Vendor Management
  • Ability to engage with a wide variety of stakeholders including senior management - Head of portfolio, senior business staff, project managers, test managers, testing staff

Apply now to join the Bank for those with big career ambitions.

To view information on our benefits including our flexible working please visit our . We welcome conversations on flexible working.


Key skills
Test Lead
Banking/ Accounting/ Financial Services
About Standard Chartered We are a leading international bank focused on helping people and companies prosper across Asia, Africa and the Middle East. To us, good performance is about much more than turning a profit. It%27s about showing how you emb
Last Date

Alert : FreshersLIVE Employees will not call any candidates towards Job Offer or Job assistance. FreshersLIVE will never charge any candidates for Jobs. Please be aware of fraudulent calls or emails. Please write to [email protected] for any assistance.
Disclaimer: This Job is auto-published from MonsterIndia. For any issues with above Job Posting, please contact MonsterIndia

Apply Various Job Roles on Fresherslive.com

Job Role Apply Link
Other Roles Other Roles Jobs 2021 (73242 Vacancies)
Anganwadi Worker Anganwadi Worker Jobs 2021 (50136 Vacancies)
Trainee Trainee Jobs 2021 (24570 Vacancies)
Assistant Assistant Jobs 2021 (17269 Vacancies)
Trained Graduate Teacher Trained Graduate Teacher Jobs 2021 (12092 Vacancies)
Application Engineer Application Engineer Jobs 2021 (9506 Vacancies)
Customer Service Executive Customer Service Executive Jobs 2021 (8199 Vacancies)
Apprentice Apprentice Jobs 2021 (7250 Vacancies)
Designer Designer Jobs 2021 (7232 Vacancies)
Office Assistant Office Assistant Jobs 2021 (7021 Vacancies)
Officer Officer Jobs 2021 (5510 Vacancies)
Staff Nurse Staff Nurse Jobs 2021 (4767 Vacancies)
Software Software Jobs 2021 (4712 Vacancies)
Constable Constable Jobs 2021 (4520 Vacancies)
Medical Officer Medical Officer Jobs 2021 (4458 Vacancies)
Senior Resident Senior Resident Jobs 2021 (4122 Vacancies)
Business Development Manager Business Development Manager Jobs 2021 (3806 Vacancies)
Aanganwadi Helper Aanganwadi Helper Jobs 2021 (3238 Vacancies)
General Medical Officer General Medical Officer Jobs 2021 (2632 Vacancies)
Female Health Worker Female Health Worker Jobs 2021 (2551 Vacancies)
View More Jobs By Role (1 lakh + vacancies)

Fresherslive.com has taken maximum steps to ensure that the job posting is genuine. This Job posting was made by the company/recruiter directly and exclusively on Fresherslive.com. If the recruiter is charging any Fees from the job seekers, please write to us at [email protected] / [email protected].