Manual Software Tester

Location: Warsaw, PL

Are you interested in optimization and automation of testing services, problem solving at the interplay between technology and financial markets? Do you want to contribute to our success, participate in the transformation of business and be part of one of the leading financial software companies in the world?

The position

SimCorp is transforming the way we deliver services to our clients. We are looking for a highly motivated Service Delivery Consultant (Manual Software Tester) with proven skills in testing and test automation.

You will work in our global Validation and Test (V&T) delivery unit consisting of cross-located teams delivering high-quality testing services embedded into Configuration and Upgrade projects. V&T is a client-facing part of the SimCorp Global Managed Services organization.

In this role, you are to investigate complex business requirements, design and carry out test cases, conduct meetings with customers, and ensure incident management and test results reporting. You will have a great opportunity to use your test expertise combined with automation experience to contribute to the optimization and automation of testing services.

Being a member of the learning organization, you should constantly learn and grow to have the ability and willingness to apply knowledge in different areas and share experiences. At the senior level, it is important to be a significant collaborator and bring value to impacting teams and outcomes.

Your key responsibilities:

  • Analyze and understand upgrade and implementation project artifacts, i.e. customer's requirements and scope, test plan and strategy, documentation and reporting, etc.

  • Improve all phases of SimCorp Dimension upgrade and implementation project processes

  • Create detailed, comprehensive, and well-structured test cases based on analyzed project artifacts

  • Carry out, monitor, and control prepared test cases and thoroughly report actual test outcomes vs expected results

  • Provide incident management for failed tests via reporting detected issues and carrying them out through the whole defect lifecycle

  • Actively contribute to test automation, application of up-to-date tools and methodologies in testing including cloud-based solutions

  • Collaborate closely with product development and business units at SimCorp

  • Lead regular meetings with clients

  • Participate in pre-execution kickoffs with clients identifying and documenting detailed workflows for efficient test execution

  • Perform monitoring of team capacity, task estimations and re-planning of projects to keep deadline

  • Conduct training or ad-hoc coaching to transfer knowledge and experience on an individual and team level

Your qualifications:

  • Degree/master's within Computer Science, Engineering, Finance, Economics, Physics, Maths

  • At least upper-intermediate English

  • Knowledge of software upgrade and implementation project processes, Software Testing Life Cycle, incident management, standard test deliverables

  • Have significant experience in a testing role working on complex systems ideally within a financial domain

  • Previous experience in test automation

  • Familiar with SQL able to write basic scripts to manipulate data

  • Professional knowledge of MS Office Applications

  • Ability to work with limited supervision as well as in a cross-functional team

  • Understanding of the Agile practices and frameworks

Nice to have:

  • ISTQB certification (or equivalent)

  • Unsupervised design, development and implementation of test automation scripts

  • Experience and knowledge of SimCorp Dimension is an advantage, but not a prerequisite

Are you interested?

Kindly send in your application in English.

For further information please contact Kristina Manukyan, Talent Acquisition Partner.

We are looking forward to talking with you!

About us

SimCorp is a provider of investment management solutions to the world's largest asset managers, fund managers, asset servicers, pension and insurance funds, wealth managers, banks and sovereign wealth funds.

Here you will work with experienced and supportive colleagues. We are more than 1900 employees from 50+ nationalities dedicated to supporting our 200+ clients across the globe.

We celebrate multiple approaches and points of view, together we're building a culture where difference is valued. You will be part of a success story and a company that continues to grow, offering a lot of interesting opportunities.

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