Role details

Test Lead - Risk IT (Contract)

Toronto   •  Temporary

Bullet points

  • Capital Markets
  • Downtown Toronto Location

About Our Client

Our client is one of the Big 5 Canadian Banks - Capital Markets

Job Description

  • Provides leadership to the test team (including Business Project, Prod Support, QA and others as appropriate)
  • Acts as the primary point of accountability for testing the initiative
  • Ensures completeness and coverage of testing in the initiatives by reviewing test plans, defects etc.
  • Ensures test framework is followed and adhered to in the initiative
  • Manages testing activities that cross springs, for example around regression testing, environments, test data sets and test data preparation

The Successful Applicant

* 3+ years of experience as a Test/QA Lead within a FS institution
* Experience working in an Agile environment is required
* Ability to manage complex business lines in financial services firms
* Comprehensive understanding of capital markets businesses, regulatory environment and supporting end-to-end functional processes (data governance, trading strategies, derivative product knowledge, valuation methodologies, Risk Management, Finance, Technology, Compliance & Operations)
* History of making an impact, developing and executing on strategies and delivering superior results in both the short and long term
* Proven ability to influence (can get people to change position or course of action through conversations and debate) and be able to work with a wide variety of teams across the organization (Data Services, Operations, CMRM, MRC, BLAR, Finance, Technology, Compliance)

What's on Offer

Competitive hourly rate in a very long term project

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