Senior QA Analyst @ State Street

  • Dublin
  • State Street
Senior QA Analyst, Charles River Development, Assistant Vice President R-743289 Who we are looking for In this role, you will work as a member of a Scrum team leading the overall quality planning and execution for one of Charles River’s products, providing support and assistance to customers, team members, and other teams within Charles River. The candidate will be well versed, hands-on with testing methodologies, automation techniques, integration testing with a solid understanding of performance testing. In addition, the candidate should be familiar with the latest trends and best practices in the testing industry. Why this role is important to us The team you will be joining is a part of a global, cross-divisional group supporting State Street AlphaSM. State Street AlphaSM redefines the common definition of ‘alpha’ to mean powering better performance and outcomes at every point on the investment lifecycle and is the first open platform from a single provider that connects the front, middle and back office. It harmonizes data, technology and services across trusted providers to help our clients better manage their businesses. About State Street What we do.  State Street is one of the largest custodian banks, asset managers and asset intelligence companies in the world. From technology to product innovation, we’re making our mark on the financial services industry. For more than two centuries, we’ve been helping our clients safeguard and steward the investments of millions of people. We provide investment servicing, data & analytics, investment research & trading and investment management to institutional clients. Work, Live and Grow. We make all efforts to create a great work environment. Our benefits packages are competitive and comprehensive. Details vary by location, but you may expect generous medical care, insurance and savings plans, among other perks. You’ll have access to flexible Work Programs to help you match your needs. And our wealth of development programs and educational support will help you reach your full potential. Benefits Medical Care and Insurance - We provide a range of medical plans that cover you and your dependents. You can also take advantage of our employee and family life insurance, accidental death and dismemberment coverage. Well-Being Programs - State Street's BeWell helps employees proactively manage their well-being. Our Employee Assistance Program (EAP) provides personal and confidential assistance for a broad range of issues. Financial Well-Being - Depending on where you work, you will be eligible for regionally specific savings and/or retirement plans.   We also provide resources and host local events to educate employees on achieving financial well-being. Holidays and Time Off - We provide our employees with a highly competitive holiday and paid vacation allowance, with considerations for local requirements. We also offer our employees two paid days off to volunteer their time to company-driven initiatives or organizations of their choice.​​​​​​​ Supporting Families - We are committed to supporting all employees and the ones they care about.  Some of our programs include paid parental leaves, back-to-work support, adoption assistance or flex work arrangements. Other Benefits - Among others benefits, you may have access to group savings, discounts at sport clubs and cinemas, and our new employee referral bonus program. These skills will help you succeed in this role: 4 - 7 years of experience in software testing in a process driven technology environment Demonstrated experience using test cases, scripts, and automated test tools for verifying requirements on multi-tier applications Demonstrated ability translating business requirements into comprehensive functional and technical test plans Knowledgeable in one or more CRD functional areas strongly desired A minimum of 3 years working with an Agile development methodology strongly desired Effective written and verbal communication Education & Preferred Qualifications B.S. degree (or foreign education equivalent) in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, and Physics or other technical course of study or Business with an MIS background. MS degree strongly preferred. Senior QA Analyst, Charles River Development, Assistant Vice President R-743289 Who we are looking for In this role, you will work as a member of a Scrum team leading the overall quality planning and execution for one of Charles River’s products, providing support and assistance to customers, team members, and other teams within Charles River. The candidate will be well versed, hands-on with testing methodologies, automation techniques, integration testing with a solid understanding of performance testing. In addition, the candidate should be familiar with the latest trends and best practices in the testing industry. Why this role is important to us The team you will be joining is a part of a global, cross-divisional group supporting State Street AlphaSM. State Street AlphaSM redefines the common definition of ‘alpha’ to mean powering better performance and outcomes at every point on the investment lifecycle and is the first open platform from a single provider that connects the front, middle and back office. It harmonizes data, technology and services across trusted providers to help our clients better manage their businesses. About State Street What we do.  State Street is one of the largest custodian banks, asset managers and asset intelligence companies in the world. From technology to product innovation, we’re making our mark on the financial services industry. For more than two centuries, we’ve been helping our clients safeguard and steward the investments of millions of people. We provide investment servicing, data & analytics, investment research & trading and investment management to institutional clients. Work, Live and Grow. We make all efforts to create a great work environment. Our benefits packages are competitive and comprehensive. Details vary by location, but you may expect generous medical care, insurance and savings plans, among other perks. You’ll have access to flexible Work Programs to help you match your needs. And our wealth of development programs and educational support will help you reach your full potential. Benefits Medical Care and Insurance - We provide a range of medical plans that cover you and your dependents. You can also take advantage of our employee and family life insurance, accidental death and dismemberment coverage. Well-Being Programs - State Street's BeWell helps employees proactively manage their well-being. Our Employee Assistance Program (EAP) provides personal and confidential assistance for a broad range of issues. Financial Well-Being - Depending on where you work, you will be eligible for regionally specific savings and/or retirement plans.   We also provide resources and host local events to educate employees on achieving financial well-being. Holidays and Time Off - We provide our employees with a highly competitive holiday and paid vacation allowance, with considerations for local requirements. We also offer our employees two paid days off to volunteer their time to company-driven initiatives or organizations of their choice.​​​​​​​ Supporting Families - We are committed to supporting all employees and the ones they care about.  Some of our programs include paid parental leaves, back-to-work support, adoption assistance or flex work arrangements. Other Benefits - Among others benefits, you may have access to group savings, discounts at sport clubs and cinemas, and our new employee referral bonus program. ,[Work closely with the Scrum Master, Product Owner, developers, business analysts and other project team members to assist in carrying out the software quality responsibilities of the Scrum team, Create comprehensive test plans with well defined, reusable test cases from business requirements and functional specifications documents, Execute manual and automated functional, integration, regression, and performance tests, Maintain automated and manual test script libraries for functional, integration, regression, and performance testing, Document software defects in the issue tracking system and proactively communicate issues with developers and other project team members, Provide testing leadership by identifying opportunities for improvement in the Scrum team’s QA methodology, Adhere to a testing schedule to ensure efficient and effective product delivery, Actively participate in the Agile software development process by adhering to the CRD Scrum methodology including attending all daily standups, sprint planning, backlog grooming, and retrospectives, Participate in group testing activities as needed, Guide and mentor junior staff in proper creation and planning of test processes] Requirements: Test case, Java, Degree Tools: Agile. Additionally: Medical Care and Insurance, Well-Being Programs, Financial Well-Being, Holidays and Time Off, Supporting Families.