Global QA Consultant - Agile Coach - Financial Services

  • Gehalt:£90,000
  • Standort:London, England, Großbritannien
  • Art des Jobangebots:Festanstellung, Vollzeit
  • Unternehmen:Alexander Ash GmbH
  • Aktualisiert am:13 Feb 19

Global QA Consultant - Agile Coach - Financial Services

For this Banking Organisation we are looking QA consultant to join the Global Quality Assurance (QA) Practice (the Practice) looks to drive a shift left approach, to ensure that QA persists throughout the life of a change. 

The QA Coach\ Consultant is responsible for the Governance & QA oversight across the Agile delivery teams with their allocated domain.  The QA Coach needs to understand the needs of the Agile teams, ensure the QA Practice evolves to support the Agile teams.  The QA Coach is the point of contact for Agile teams for Test activities, Environments, Coaching and Automation.  They must coordinate activities across ART’s and/or Domains to ensure quality and testing are executed to the required levels as the change dictates. 

Areas of Responsibility

• Provide Leadership, support and guidance to QA Engineers embedded within agile teams
• Provide support, guidance and QA coaching to members of agile teams
• Work collaboratively with Shared Services (eg: DevOps), Practices (eg: Agile) and agile teams to ensure all change can demonstrate quality persisting from “plan to run”
• Manage the requirements for test environment assignment and co-ordinate these with the QA Tools and Environments team
 

Core Requirements

• Familiarity with Agile delivery methodologies, ideally SAFe
• Demonstrable experience from either Business Analysis, Development, Testing or Operations
• Demonstrable experience managing, implementing or working on complex changes from one the perspective of either BA, Dev, Test or Ops 
• Ability to challenge current/conventional processes in SDLC

Desirable

Proven ability to successfully manage external partners/vendors at a Senior Level

Qualifications/Methodologies/Skills:
ITIL Framework
ISEB Certification
Quality Assurance Frameworks
Automation across the SDLC
IT Operating Models
Agile, DevOps & SAFe methodologies/certification

Tools:
Service Virtualisation
HP ALM, UFT, AGM & Test Data Maker
Microsoft TFS, MTM & VSTS