Head of Test Execution

The Business

The Role

This role will be responsible for leading testing execution activities (functional and non functional) across large multiple platform deliveries (e.g. ICB, FCM, Payment transformation), managing a team of approx. 200+ FTE (perms and vendors) across geographical location in and outside India.

 

What the Business does

RBS Core Banking and Payments, Technology is responsible for delivering change and ensuring availability of key Core accounting and Payment platforms across all RBS franchises. The comprise of a number of products with global leadership, management, development and test teams of ~250 perm and ~1000 managed service staff. These system process almost 40% of the UK payment traffic  across Retail and Corporate clientele as well as the core platforms for the PBB and CPB business.

 

Your Responsibilities

As HoBL, your key responsibilities will include:

  • Manage a portfolio of projects or large programmes of work owning the end to end testing deliverable deliverables

  • Lead testing execution activities across multi large platform deliveries (e.g. ICB, FCM, Payment Transformation)

  • Set testing strategy at a divisional or programme level.

  • Develops long term strategies and plans for testing and assurance capability

  • Defining and implementing the agile ways of working within testing and deployment, championing the use of automation and service virtualisation.

 

The Skills you’ll need

In order to be successful in this role, you must have the following skills & experience:

  • Bachelors’ degree in Management / Computer Science / Engineering

  • Work experience of 15-20 years, with most of it around managing large testing deliveries / teams

  • In depth knowledge of key testing methodologies along with ability to influence and lead thought process on Methodology and Governance

  • RBS Test Standards, Principles and Methodologies

 

Why RBS?

RBS doesn’t just provide you with an exciting work and a generous pay package. We take pride in ensuring your personal and professional development is first & foremost. You will have access to a range of development and learning programs, services and support designed to help you manage and balance your work/life priorities.

Whether its retirement planning, supporting a charity close to your heart or taking care of your well-being, RBS makes sure you are taken care of. For more information on our benefits, please visit our website

At RBS, our purpose is to serve customers well. We serve around 24 million customers across the globe, and our aim is to consistently meet their needs wherever they find us.  Our ambition is to become the UK’s number-one bank for customer trust, service and advocacy by 2020. Our global workforce is integral to helping us achieve this goal.

With colleagues across 5 main states, and connected across-the-globe by common values and a unified ambition, RBS India delivers vital bank functions that help us offer truly round-the-clock support to our UK customers, and 24/7 banking to our international customers.

RBS welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

 
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