Project Lead - Sr. QA Analyst with Asset Management experience

Location: Jersey City, NJ

skills and responsibilities:

degree in comp science or related preferred10+
years of experience in IT (5+ years of experience in testing)Should
have business experience with financial service applications in Wealth
Management, Asset ManagementGood
domain knowledge and working experience on at least one of the asset classes
(Equities, Commodities, Rates, Credits, Fixed Income)Hands-on
experience on SQL, Linux/Unix commands and database testingStrong
knowledge on testing and good experience in leading a teamCreates
scripts required to test the functionality of functional design specifications
for end to end testing on larger and more complex systemsExecutes
test scripts and documents resultsRecords
problem incidents, reports, and re-testsAnalyzes
results of testing sessions, prepares summary reports, and presents resultsActs
as subject matter expert for applications/systems under his/her responsibilityEnsures
on-time delivery of work including monitoring of external and internal
dependencies, tracking of progress, and monitoring of project milestones
accomplishments by:Performs
all development lifecycle quality assurance for the work of other team members,
including the review of high-level designs, detail designs, and test plans and
status and issues as necessaryAssists
in coordinating the implementation of changes to improve performanceProvides
input to Team Lead on team member performanceWorks
closely with business and ADM subject matter experts, to continually improve
depth and breadth of knowledge for assigned applications/systemsDrives
the planning of end-to-end testing activitiesOversees
end-to-end test case development and executionCoordinates
end-to-end testing efforts with internal and external interfaces, particularly
in more complex end-to-end testing situationsPrepares
the data within the environment necessary to test application functionality for
larger and more complex systemsWorks
closely with the development teams in managing the preparation of test
time estimates and schedule for testing activitiesPrepares
detailed test plan including risk assessment and end-to-end testingProvides
impact analysis and regression testing of product changesAssists
in the implementation of corporate Continuous Improvement programs and
strategies to raise Capability Maturity Model (CMM) process maturity levels