twentyAI have partnered with a Bank in London who are looking for a Test Manager to join their Regulatory Reporting function. The candidate must have detailed knowledge of Derivative products, predominately CTFC regulations and have experience of regulatory change projects & packaged Trades within the regulatory reporting sphere, as a Test Manager. The individual will be responsible for planning, coordination and control of test activities for the CTFC ReWrite regulation including package trades, & development & definition of test methods and test tools including implementation of the CTFC ReWrite regulation.
Planning, coordination and control of the various test activities. Development and definition of suitable test methods and test tools.
Technical management and control of the test workstream
Documentation of test activities and preparation of the results.
Definition and monitoring of quality goals
Defining and executing on defect management processes, monitoring and communication the test project status
Resolve test project issues, and ensuring effective test process improvement feedback
Coordinating all corresponding test and release activities
Coordinating all testing activities during every stage of the test process, coordinating with Technical, Operation, Legal, Compliance, Front Office teams.
Liaise with the business and other support groups (including legal, compliance, and IT) to ensure project deliverables/ tasks are clearly understood, well documented, and effectively implemented across functions
Raise regulatory interpretation test issues in a timely manner to CFTC ReWrite Project Manager for timely resolution
Responsible for ensuring completion of daily test obligations in accordance with Head Office Rules, Regulations and Compliance policy
Participate in trade life-cycle testing and reporting of these events & actions to the Trade Repository
Skills and Experience:
5+ years working within a regulatory change or compliance role either as a tester Ability to report, track and create test reports
Previous experience working on regulatory reporting projects ideally CFTC and MIFID
Oversees test activities as assigned and ensures thorough understanding of how to optimize test activities across the projects workstreams in order to achieve optimum use of test resources and execution cycles.
Coordinates the development of risk-based testing practices on projects where applicable.
Regulatory reporting and compliance experience within OTC derivatives is also preferable