CFS- Middle Office - UAT for Asset Servicing - Associate

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • J.P.Morgan
  • 16 Oct 18

CFS- Middle Office - UAT for Asset Servicing - Associate

CFS- Middle Office - UAT for Asset Servicing

J.P. Morgan is a leader in financial services, working in collaboration across the globe to deliver the best solutions and advice to meet our clients' needs, anywhere in the world. We operate in 150 countries, and hold leadership positions across our businesses. We have an exceptional team of employees who work hard to do the right thing for our clients and the firm, every day. This is why we are the most respected financial institution in the world - and why we can offer you an outstanding career.

Role & Responsibilities:

The main purpose of this person is to design /develop and subsequently execute a suite of tests that support user acceptance. The roles and responsibilities are related to core activities in relation to the overall testing phase / effort which would include performing test preparation, executing the tests, documenting the outcomes and logging defects. This would also include validating, verification that testing deliverables are on track / being met and providing communication to tech project manager or overall program manager:
Gain clear understanding of the required testing effort based on business requirements and design specifications

  • Prepare the testing approach plan which defines the scope and scale of testing, the plan of tasks, any dependencies and participants required
  • Work with technical team on environmental requirements and testing data requirements being delivered prior to commencement of user testing phase
  • Review system testing plans for scope and coverage, provide input on additional tests to be included
  • Ensure allocation of testing team is of sufficient number and experience
  • Ensure all test cases / scripts created cover all functional, regression and negative testing scenarios identified
  • Verify that scripts are fully traceable to business requirements
  • Arrange relevant peer review of test cases / scripts
  • Assign relevant testing activities to testing team members ensuring that they have sufficient work during the testing phase
  • Execute test scripts as per test plan and resource allocation
  • Monitor new requirements and change requests progress to understand implications on testing scope and effort
  • Act as a point of contact between Technology and Testers
  • UAT Closure & Score card publishing.
  • Organize testing status meetings providing minutes and actions where necessary
TECHNICAL COMPETENCIES OF THE ROLE

  • Have an understanding of the testing principles and techniques in accordance with the ISO standards.
  • Be able to apply a risk-based approach to testing when determining the criticality of completing test scenarios and the severity of errors raised.
  • Be able to define the boundaries for testing all system's enhancement and projects.
  • Have an understanding of the V model and Project Lifecycle standards.
  • Have a good understanding of the risk and compliance policies followed by international banks.
  • Have an awareness of the principles of Information Technology, IT Control policies and change control procedures.
  • Working Knowledge of SWIFT payments, Cash Management and trade settlements.
  • Basic Product understanding of the following would be desirable

BEHAVIOURAL COMPETENCIES OF THE ROLE:

  • Assumes ownership of problems and sees them through to resolution, making appropriate decisions where necessary.
  • Good project management and test planning skills
  • Logically breaks down problems/situations into their essential parts and draws reasonable conclusions based on their analysis.
  • Identifies issues, problems and opportunities and determines whether action is needed.
  • Takes appropriate action before being asked and actively finds solutions to problems.
  • Flexible to work in rotational shifts
  • Communicates at all levels in a clear, concise and fluent manner.
  • Escalates problems & issues in a timely manner.
  • Effective Stakeholder Management (Product, Operations, PMO, QA, UAT leads)
  • Graduate with Minimum 7 years of testing experience can include back office operations
About J.P. Morgan's Corporate & Investment Bank:

J.P. Morgan's Corporate & Investment Bank is a global leader across banking, markets and investor services. The world's most important corporations, governments and institutions entrust us with their business in more than 100 countries. With $18 trillion of assets under custody and $393 billion in deposits, the Corporate & Investment Bank provides strategic advice, raises capital, manages risk and extends liquidity in markets around the world. Further information about J.P. Morgan is available at www.jpmorgan.com .

"JPMorgan Chase & Co. offers an exceptional benefits program and a highly competitive compensation package. JPMorgan Chase & Co. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a member of the UK Government's Disability Confident Scheme."

Closing Date : October 11, 2018