VP - Risk Strategy & Execution
Mumbai, India | Global Securities, Investment and Retail Banking Firm
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Manage a team of quality assurance professionals, in a high pressure environment. Monitor their performance, conduct regular feedback sessions & manage performance appraisals as per JPMC defined processes
Active participation in preparing test milestones, engaging with stakeholders at the initial phases of the Release life cycle & providing required guidance to the team in test planning
Ensure team has clear understanding of business perspective of any release and engage with different stakeholders/ teams to clarify questions and challenges
Guide and mentor the new hires to bring them up to speed
Perform review of Test Strategies, Test Plans, and Scripts based on analysis of business requirements
Monitor team’s participation during design reviews to ensure test feasibility and provide required guidance
Perform reviews of the work completed by the team.
Identify ways to measure & monitor the tasks undertaken by the team. Present findings in an apt manner to senior management
Partnering with other/non-risk QA teams to ensure a comprehensive test approach is planned
Interfacing with key stakeholders (Quality Assurance, Project and Risk Managers) - providing testing status on a regular basis
Identify process improvement opportunities and partner with Risk Managers to implement the initiatives according to JPMC standards
Bachelor's Degree or the equivalent is required
Must possess strong interpersonal and communication skills (verbal and written)
A minimum of 8 to10 years of experience in team management including performance management, coaching & mentoring.
Preferably have exposure to Quality Assurance initiatives.
Ability to assess risk and determine appropriate work coverage
Banking or Finance domain exposure will be added advantage
Knowledge of Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Visio
Knowledge of the Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC), Testing Methodology, best practices, and associated testing tools (ex ALM)
Exposure to technical languages such as SQL, VB Scripting would be an advantage
Experience with business rules engines and validation of rules is a plus