UBS Financial Services Program Test Manager in Zürich, Switzerland

Your role:

Are you a motivated Quality assurance expert with a good understanding of the Banking business? We are looking for someone like that to:

  • oversee all testing activities for a specific stream in Compliance & Operational Risk teams

  • implement the defined action items by the Global Compliance & Operational Risk teams IT QA management to achieve the testing maturity targets

  • ensure appropriate testing, test management and adherence to UBS testing standard and practices

What we offer:

Together. That’s how we do things. We offer people around the world a supportive, challenging and diverse working environment. We value your passion and commitment, and reward your performance.

Keen to achieve the work-life agility that you desire? We're open to discussing how this could work for you (and us).

Take the next step:

Are you truly collaborative? Succeeding at UBS means respecting, understanding and trusting colleagues and clients. Challenging others and being challenged in return. Being passionate about what you do. Driving yourself forward, always wanting to do things the right way. Does that sound like you? Then you have the right stuff to join us. Apply now.

Disclaimer / Policy Statements:

UBS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We respect and seek to empower each individual and support the diverse cultures, perspectives, skills and experiences within our workforce.

Your team:

You will join the expert group of the Quality engineers and the management team that is driving innovation while keeping the team inspired and engaged to achieve the mission and vision of the organization. The Quality assurance team is globally dispersed, focused on helping UBS’s software delivery to achieve their full potential.

Your experience and skills:

Are you a technical Program test manager with a good understanding of the Banking business? We are looking for a motivated program test manager, who is passionate about quality and committed to deliver on time.

You will be

  • Overseeing and planning all test management activities in the programs of a defined C&ORC IT area in close collaboration with the SLMs and PMs

  • Ensuring the adherence to UBS testing standard and practices

  • Becoming SME for the applications in scope and ensuring application and business E2E test coverage

  • Implementing and monitoring Test Reporting and test KPIs

  • Ensuring test asset sustainability

  • Managing the testing knowledge retention to avoid single resource dependencies

  • Implementing defined action items / strategies from Head QA

  • Being very hands on and acting as a technical test analyst and test manager in some cases

Your experience and skills :

•\tAn IT university degree with minimum 12-15 years of working experience in an IT and quality assurance environment.

•\tLong-standing experience (at least 10 years) in Testing complex applications with relational databases.

•\tLong-standing experience (at least 5 years) with Business Objects, Lavastrom etc.

•\tSound experiences as technical - back end test analyst.

•\tSound knowledge of technologies such as MS SQL Server, Oracle DB, C#, Java, ETL (Informatica), Tableau, HTML5, Java Script.

•\tStrong affinity to Data-Models.

•\tIdeally worked 3-5 years in the Finance Industry.

•\tExperienced with logic algorithms, design patterns, optimizations and other development approaches.

•\tFamiliar with Agile methodology, Scaled Agile Framework and Scrum/Kanban delivery approaches .

•\tISQB Certified Test Analyst and Test Manager.

•\tSound knowledge of Test Management tools HP ALM (QC), JIRA x Ray, familiar with Toad.

•\tKnowledge of automation scripting (Selenium, UFT).

•\tStrong analytical and communication skills.

•\tEnglish fluency must, German good to have.

About us:

Expert advice. Wealth management. Investment banking. Asset management. Retail banking in Switzerland. And all the support functions. That's what we do. And we do it for private and institutional clients as well as corporations around the world.

We are about 60,000 employees in all major financial centers, in more than 50 countries. Do you want to be one of us?

Your colleagues:

Job Reference #: 174028BR

Business Divisions: Corporate Center

Title: Program Test Manager

City: Zürich

Job Type: Full Time

Country / State: Switzerland, Switzerland - Zürich

Function Category: Information Technology (IT)