Senior User Acceptance Tester - Mobile Payments

  • Competitive with Excellent Benefits GBP
  • London, England, United Kingdom London England GB
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Barclays
  • 18 Sep 18 2018-09-18

As a Barclays Senior User Acceptance Tester, you'll have the exciting opportunity to work on multiple high impact project/programmes, taking prime responsibility for identifying, planning and controlling all user acceptance related activity, whilst ensuring the quality of test strategy, scripts and subsequent solution is fit for purpose.

Senior User Acceptance Tester - Mobile Payments

As a Barclays Senior User Acceptance Tester, you'll have the exciting opportunity to work on multiple high impact project/programmes, taking prime responsibility for identifying, planning and controlling all user acceptance related activity, whilst ensuring the quality of test strategy, scripts and subsequent solution is fit for purpose. You will be undertaking User Acceptance Testing for a roadmap of deliverables supporting the feature and release development aligned to the mobile payments vision, and customer proposition. You'll lead and support UAT from definition, through design, development and deployment and have the opportunity to coach user acceptance testers when required.

About us:
The mobile payments business is responsible for the development and delivery of world class payments innovation and platform across Barclays UK primarily through the Pingit brand. We're very much like a FinTech start-up within Barclays, operating in an agile environment to deliver solutions at pace in a competitive industry. We cover a range of capabilities from P2P payments, wearables and international payments through to voice payment. Through innovation and experimentation, the mobile payments business ensures that Barclays remains central to the mobile payments ecosystem building out features and propositions that engage and delight customers when building lasting relationships.

As Senior User Acceptance Tester, your main responsibilities will involve:
* Accountability for testing and creating deliverables; test strategy, test plans, scripts, and completion reports from various documentation
* Contribution to user acceptance and beta testing
* Accountability for successful delivery of high quality user acceptance testing on business change projects/BAU activities
* Ensuring that all activities are carried out in full compliance with regulatory requirements, enterprise wide risk management framework and internal Barclays policies
* Collaborate with product and propositions teams to plan test and release high quality features in mobile apps
* Understand own and role model the Barclays values, helping to create an environment, that supports these and enables team members to achieve their maximum potential

As Senior User Acceptance Tester, your skills and experience will include:
* Extensive knowledge of mobile applications including their impact on the customer experience across various channels including Android and iOS - essential
* Experience of test planning and the ability to re-plan and prioritise based on changing circumstances
* Ability to demonstrate that you have an eye for detail and be able to see the products through the eye of the customer
* Strong desire to seek out and embrace new ways of working to improve overall productivity of the team
* Experience of defect management and test management tools, Confluence/JIRA is preferred
* Ability to work in a fast paced environment under pressure and to tight deadlines

The Benefits:
Our customers deserve the best. The same goes for our people. That's why at Barclays you'll receive a range of benefits including a competitive salary, flexible hours and all the tools, technology and support to help you become the very best you can be.

Our Culture:
Everything we do is shaped by the five values of Respect, Integrity, Service, Excellence and Stewardship. The values inform the foundations of our relationships with customers and clients, but they also shape how we measure and reward the performance of our employees. Simply put, success is not just about what you achieve, but about how you achieve it.

Dynamic working gives everyone at Barclays the opportunity to integrate professional and personal lives, if you have a need for flexibility then please discuss this with the hiring manager.

Diversity:
At Barclays, we recruit based on merit and are committed to promoting diversity throughout our organisation.

We will consider applications from job share applicants.

We encourage applicants to apply as early as possible in the recruitment period. Barclays recruitment periods can and may vary. We reserve the right to remove this advert during the recruitment process.