• Operations - CIMD Operations - CIMD Ops Mgmt & Shared Svcs - CIMD Change Management - Testing CoE - Associate

    Location(s) IN-Bengaluru
    Job ID
    2020-59674
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Level
    Associate
    Function(s)
    Operations
    Region
    India
    Division
    Operations
    Business Unit
    IMD Change Management
    Employment Type
    Employee
  • MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

    OPERATIONS

     

    Operations is a dynamic, multi-faceted division that partners with all parts of the firm to provide banking, securities, and asset management services to clients around the world. In addition, Operations provides essential risk management and controls to preserve and enhance the firm's assets and its reputation. For every new product launched and every trade executed, it is Operations that develops and manages the processes and controls that enable business flow.


    YOUR IMPACT

    We are looking for a professional who wants to use their skills and experience to help deliver on operations agenda while challenging themselves to further their career at Goldman Sachs.

     

    OUR IMPACT
    CIMD Operations partners within the CIMD Division and across the firm to deliver comprehensive capabilities, solutions and operational excellence in support of the Firm’s global consumer, wealth and asset management businesses. Change Management & Business Intelligence (CMBI) is the team in CIMD responsible for managing global change initiatives for the Division. CMBI is comprised of four distinct functions: Organization Design, Change Delivery, Testing Center of Excellence, and Business Intelligence. The Testing Center of Excellence is responsible for developing, planning, and executing comprehensive software user acceptance testing (UAT) in support of key programs and projects within CIMD. Typical projects span a range of areas including business expansion, digitization, automation, risk & control, and regulatory compliance.

    RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

    JOB SUMMARY AND RESPONSIBILITIES

    • Develop test plans, test cases, test scripts and test reports on multiple projects of varying size
    • Apply systems analysis techniques and procedures, including consulting with users, to understand software or system functional specifications and develop testing approaches
    • Perform thorough analysis of requirements specifications and design documents using structured techniques to identify testable conditions
    • Develop and implement test plans for functional application areas and document testing failures and defects using standard defect tracking tool
    • Participates in all testing phases, including functional, system, integration, automation and user acceptance (UAT) of computer systems or programs, including prototypes, based on and related to user or system design specifications
    • Certify quality level of applications from functional and regression testing perspective
    • Conduct tests and undertake analysis of results to ensure that software meets or exceeds specified standards and/or client requirements
    • Creates regression test cases for business process flows
    • Create test data files with valid and invalid records to thoroughly test program logic and verify system flow
    • Create and manage JIRA dashboard for testing artefacts
    • Responsible for UAT delivery of test scenarios, scripts, defects and execution results
    • Record software defects with bug tracking system and report defects to software developers
    • Create a test strategy on project requirements and schedule
    • Inform test progress against schedules
    • Work with UAT Lead/Architect to enforce "design for testability" guidelines/guiding principles within Value Stream / ART
    • Support and contribute to the Agile Release Train (ART)/Value Stream Testing goals
    • Participating in design and code reviews, refactor code as needed to meet evolving design standards, participate in or lead engineering process improvements
    • Participate in Sprint level test planning and technical meetings with Value Stream System team members across areas (Architecture, Product Owner, App Dev, Testing)
    • Hold periodic quality review meetings with Value Stream/ART representatives and System teams to discuss bottlenecks, process failures, and other roadblocks
    • Responsible for developing remediation plans for KPIs/KRIs related to quality and speed
    • Coordinate with other Quality Engineers across ART/Value Streams to understand areas outside of competency and share information regarding common themes, new solutions, automation, etc.
    • Perform testing process impact analysis to understand the effects of newly implemented processes and tools meant to improve efficiencies

    BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

    • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Engineering or equivalent
    • At least 3 years’ experience working in an Agile delivery environment, quality inspection, auditing, and testing
    • At least 3 years working experience within agile development teams with a BDD approach and supporting the developers to quality assure developments early
    • Working understanding of Wealth management and/or banking domain
    • Report on testing progress and strategy and provide interpretation and insight on progress to inform management to take decisions
    • Experience in establishing enterprise level strategy and good understanding of Investment banking practices and requirement
    • A strong passion for quality, high level of attention to detail, and the proven ability to solve complex technical challenges
    • Extensive experience applying Quality Engineering techniques across the SDLC/Agile to improve the quality of systems and enable the ability to deliver quality at speed
    • Experience with configuring build tools, CI/CD pipeline is a plus
    • Experience writing, maintaining and executing automation tests using frameworks such as JUnit, TestNG, Selenium or similar

     

    TECHNICAL KNOWLEDGE

    • 3 plus years of UAT/Quality assurance & testing methodologies experience (Waterfall, Agile etc.)
    • Proficient with tools like Quality Center/ALM, QTP/Selenium, JIRA, Load runner etc.
    • Experience with Test Design optimization tools like CA ARD, Hexawise or similar
    • 3 plus years of experience with Functional, UAT, Automation, Mobile, Performance testing
    • Understanding of how to manufacture and manage test data in an enterprise-class development environment
    • Service support – the use of DevOps, Continuous Delivery and ITIL concepts to lead an effective support operation
    • Relevant industry certification such as HP ALM, Agile certifications, ISTQB, PMP or other specialized IT certifications
    • Quality engineering mindset with a passion for learning business architecture and domain
    • Experience implementing automated testing solutions for mid to large projects
    • Good understanding of Agile, DevOps and CI/CD methodologies
    • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
    • Coaching team members with a goal of fostering an innovative and inclusive team-oriented work environment
    • Sharing knowledge and developing templates and accelerators for the Testing COE

    PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

    • Proactive, enthusiastic approach with very high attention to detail
    • Highly collaborative, flexible, and team-focused with ability to interact effectively with a wide range of stakeholders

     

    ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

    ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

    At Goldman Sachs, we commit our people, capital and ideas to help our clients, shareholders and the communities we serve to grow. Founded in 1869, we are a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm. Headquartered in New York, we maintain offices around the world.

    We believe who you are makes you better at what you do. We're committed to fostering and advancing diversity and inclusion in our own workplace and beyond by ensuring every individual within our firm has a number of opportunities to grow professionally and personally, from our training and development opportunities and firmwide networks to benefits, wellness and personal finance offerings and mindfulness programs. Learn more about our culture, benefits, and people at GS.com/careers.

    We’re committed to finding reasonable accommodations for candidates with special needs or disabilities during our recruiting process. Learn more: https://www.goldmansachs.com/careers/footer/disability-statement.html



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