Experience in automation testing with thorough understanding of test principles such as unit, smoke, functional (black box/white box), user acceptance and usability testing
Experience in writing automation frameworks using BDD, ATDD etc.
Experience handling large testing teams in both Shared Service model as well as in Productised teams
Strong knowledge and working experience of Capital Markets and Fund management.
Familiarity with the Mutual Funds and Investment Management industry
Knowledge of Agile software development life-cycle methodologies
Hands on experience in testing tools such as, Quality Center, Selenium, QTP, Jira, Test Complete, Soap UI etc.
Ability to understand functional specifications from the customer perspective and design appropriate acceptance tests
Proven experience of driving automation for functional and non-functional testing.
Ability to create and implement test automation frameworks in order to enable agile testing and delivery.
Managing end-to-end test engagements in “vendor” driven projects/engagements along with providing overall strategy, engagement, governance etc.
Experience of working with multi-cultural and geographically disparate teams
Understanding of multi-tiered architecture and good exposure to test home grown applications along with third party products in on premise applications, SaaS and cloud based implementation
Ability to communicate clearly and effectively with different levels of stakeholders
Good knowledge of prevailing trends in testing domain for agile deliveries
Experience of establishing agile practices in QA teams and reduce testing time for accelerated product verification
Ability to analyse defects, spot trends and suggest corrective actions for early detection
Experience of working in tight deadlines in a matured, risk-based and ‘time-boxed’ testing environment
Be able to demonstrate consistent and good judgement of assessing severity of issues