User Acceptance Test Analyst

Canadian Western Bank - Edmonton, AB (23 days ago)

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CWB Financial Group is a diversified financial services organization providing specialized service in business and personal banking, trust, and wealth management across Canada. Our approach to business is straightforward: we work hard and with integrity, we practice common-sense thinking, we’re accountable for our actions, and we care about our people. We’re incredibly proud of the work we do every day to help our clients grow their businesses, manage their money and realize their financial potential! Learn more at http://www.cwb.com .

User Acceptance Test Analyst – Operations (12 month term)
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Do you understanding banking? Have you worked in a branch and are ready to apply your financial services knowledge for betterment of systems, processes and functionality? Perhaps you’ve used T24 before – even better!

We are looking for a User Acceptance Test Analyst (12 month term) to join our small, tight knit team to help plan and execute acceptance testing. This will mean applying your knowledge of banking to write test cases, prepare testers through proactive correspondence, and address questions and issues while executing the testing sessions. You will have direct contact with business users so communication, patience and detailed thinking are all essential skills. We work in a fast-paced, dynamic and fluid environment and are looking for a motivated and focused contributor to join our team!

Responsibilities:
Work with Manager Banking Operations (UAT Testing), UAT Analysts, QA Manager and QA Testers to plan testing tasks.
Work effectively with UAT Analyst, Quality Assurance Manager, QA Testers and Business SMEs.
Assist in the preparation (writing and validation of written scripts) for the testing scope to align with the User Acceptance framework.
Coordinate execution of UAT test scripts and documented results.
Manage tracking of UAT related defects.
Participate in daily/Weekly UAT test status meetings.
Escalate testing issues to Manager Banking Operations Testing and QA Manager to resolve in a timely manner.
Follow a process to ensure User Acceptance Testing execution meets Auditing requirements.
Update Requirements Traceability Document and keep testing artifacts.
Work with Lines of Business Users to identify test conditions and test cases for UAT test activity.
Work with the Lines of Business to identify and prioritize UAT test cases.
As needed, advises Stakeholders on UAT resourcing requirements to support planned User Acceptance scope.

What you’ll have accomplished:Educationally:
Degree or post-secondary education in Computing Science/Information Technology or related field or equivalent experience.

Professionally:
Minimum of 5 years of Test Experience that includes at least 5 years of UAT experience and ideally in Banking/Financial sectors

Personally:
Strong oral and written communication skills.
Excellent analytical skills and problem solving capabilities.
Can work independently and handle multiple priorities simultaneously.
Strong customer focus and stakeholder management skills.
Experience with creating and implementation of quality assurance standards and controls with proven testing methodologies, processes, standards, and tools.
Previous Temenos T24 Core Banking Software experience is desirable, but not required.
Strong organizational and interpersonal skills.
Fast learner and can pick up on training on a new system and working with it independently.
Ability to work independently on tasks and delegate as appropriate.

What you will get from us:
The opportunity to make a difference - our culture thrives on idea-sharing, collaboration and the ability to create impact.
Rewarding, enterprising and engaging atmosphere where you will be able to see your contributions at work.
Understanding balance: We know our people have places to go, people to see and good times to have when they’re not at work and we support that.
An award-winning benefits packages that includes 100% company-funded health coverage (dental, vision and prescriptions), health care spending account, a flexible wellness program and cwbalance day (extra day off with pay!).
Company ownership: Every employee has the opportunity to be an owner with our employee share purchase plan (ESPP).
The majority of our branches enjoy a Monday-Friday day time schedule.
Our commitment to your success and development: On-going career conversations and personalized professional growth opportunities.
Competitive salary and pay for performance incentives.
Continual learning opportunities and professional development training to grow your talent and realize your aspirations and potential.

Closing Date:
12/3/2018
Diversity
CWB Financial Group is an equal opportunity employer. We are motivated by the new perspectives diversity can bring to our workforce. Inclusion and advocacy for a diverse organization can bring excellence at all levels of our business. Regardless of race, religion, color, gender, sexual orientation, age, disability or any other factors unrelated to job performance, we are looking for difference makers. We are committed to providing equitable treatment to all employees and job applicants.

Accommodation or Accessibility
Applicants requiring accommodation, please reach out .

Application Process:
Applications are only accepted via our online recruiting system.

We appreciate your interest in working with us; however, only those applicants selected for interviews will be contacted.

Final candidates for this position will be required to undergo security screening, including a credit and criminal records check.