Test Lead

Location: Sydney CBD, New South Wales
Contract Type: Contract
Specialisation: Technology
Salary: Negotiable
REF: BBBH230945_1552024105

Our client is a leading Financial Services firm based in the Sydney CBD. They are currently undergoing a Core GL and HR migration to Workday Financials and HCM and are seeking an experienced Test Lead to assist across this largescale implementation.

You will join the project team as a Test Lead/Deployment Lead with focus on assisting migrating of all data interfaces from the existing platform to new cloud solution.You must have prior experience with Workday ideally across Finance and HR.

Responsibilities:

  • Commitment to team work as both a contributor and a leader
  • You will be working with the Testing team to assist across the testing stratgey and assessing business readiness for go live.
  • You will be responsible for working with the Testing team to manage the Workday implementation end to end and be accountable for the Testing outcomes
  • Reviewing and signing off on the suite of Test Cases and managing the expectations and proving reports to the business stakeholders and Project sponsors.
  • Work with the business analysts, project managers, and/or customers to clarify QA requirements
  • Review and refine processes, guidelines and procedures in line with the company objectives.
  • Mentor and guide less experienced Test Analysts within the team.
  • Assist with planning, prioritisation and management of deliverables to meet project timelines.
  • Draft and execute thorough, detailed, and well-structured test plans and test cases
  • Provide regular status against your test plans, including tracking current status and forecasts.
  • Diagnose problems, perform root cause analysis and report bugs and enhancements to Development.
  • Execute test suites during formal test periods for every Workday update.
  • Good knowledge of QA methodology, testing techniques and approaches (knowledge of Agile and Test Driven Development).
  • Shows creativity and initiative to improve product test coverage and effectiveness.
  • Should have experience in security as related to data integration QA.
  • Should have strong experience in E2E and integration testing
  • Should be able to drive the testing processes by collaborating with other team members
  • Experience testing Workday application along with its integration to other applications is a plus
  • Should have experience in designing sql scripts to validate data at back end for database validation testing
  • Experience in accessibility testing and mobile testing is a plus

You must have:

  • 5+ years' experience, and a proven track record as a Test Lead across planning and execution, with emphasis on data integration, and data quality
  • Must have prior experience leading a testing team across testing stratgey and assessing business readiness for go live.
  • Experience in data integration and configuration to 3rd party cloud-based applications, ideally with Workday financials and or Workday HCM.
  • You must have prior experience in automating interphase testing, understanding data movement and ETL process
  • An understanding of CICD and working within a cloud environment.
  • Experience with forecasting and scheduling QA process and activities for the team
  • Experience of test case creation and management and defect management
  • Ability to write and execute automated tests
  • Exposure to testing mobile
  • Prior experience in GL Replacement or Base level domain knowledge in Accounting.
  • Understanding of networking and security concepts as they relate to data integrations.
  • Understanding of relational databases and integration services

Please hit apply if you have what it takes or contact Amy Shah on 92486214