VP/AVP, Test Lead, Core Systems Technology, Technology and Operations

  • Competitive
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • DBS Bank Limited
  • 26 Jun 17

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Business Function

Group Technology and Operations (T&O) enables and empowers the bank with an efficient, nimble and resilient infrastructure through a strategic focus on productivity, quality & control, technology, people capability and innovation. In Group T&O, we manage the majority of the Bank's operational processes and inspire to delight our business partners through our multiple banking delivery channels.


  • Support Test Manager to oversee respective SG Finance and Risk applications testing activities
  • Develop the test plan for the tasks, dependencies and participants required to mitigate the risks to system quality and obtain stakeholder support for this plan
  • Document, implement, monitor, and enforce all processes for testing as per defined standards
  • Lead the automation of the testing process in-sprint and during SIT using the right tool set – Licenced and Open source
  • Responsible for developing and enriching Test Automation framework using Selenium, Junit, TestNG, Serenity, JavaScript & related technologies
  • Responsible for executing software Test Automation development from conceptual phase to testing phase.
  • Working with vendors and business analyst and End Users within organization.
  • Responsible for mentoring junior testers/developers

  • 10-12 years of experience in the field of financial/banking applications testing and a broad experience in leading the testing on large complex projects/programmes as a lead or manager
  • Strong experience in agile methodologies and TDD/BDD.
  • Strong technical knowledge – able to code in one or two scripting language
  • Experience in test automation and developing automation frameworks from scratch
  • Experience automating testing in multiple technologies – Mainframe, web, Java/.Net.
  • Experience automating through the UI, API and web services
  • Advanced knowledge of test methodologies and approaches
  • Experience of using and implementing a variety of test tools, including tools for test management / planning, defect tracking, test automation, test data management
  • Experience with Agile and Testing Tools e.g. Selenium, HPQC, UFT/QTP, OPTIM, JIRA, Confluence would be an advantage
  • Experience working directly with and managing vendors and partners
  • Pro-active, independent, resourceful and able to work in a team
  • Experience of Finance and Risk domain and applications required.
  • Familiarity with Mainframe, modern 3-tier applications & related technologies (e.g. Java/J2EE, SQL/Oracle, UNIX)
  • Experience with VB scripting, REST and MS Excel scripting would be an advantage

  • A Bachelor’s degree or higher preferably in Computer Science or IT
  • Additional experience on developing service based application
  • Excellent analytical skills; Proficient in MS Office and able to produce board-level documentation
  • Fluency in written and spoken English; Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Self-starter who sets and meets challenging personal targets; Detailed person, with a big picture outlook
  • Understanding of current technologies employed by Tier 1 Investment Banking Institutions
  • Must be a team player

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We offer a competitive salary and benefits package and the professional advantages of a dynamic environment that supports your development and recognises your achievements.