Lead Test Engineer

Lead Test Engineer

Standard Chartered
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Job Description

About Standard Chartered
We are a leading international bank focused on helping people and companies prosper across Asia, Africa and the Middle East.
To us, good performance is about much more than turning a profit. It's about showing how you embody our valued behaviours - do the right thing, better together and never settle - as well as our brand promise, Here for good.
We're committed to promoting equality in the workplace and creating an inclusive and flexible culture - one where everyone can realise their full potential and make a positive contribution to our organisation. This in turn helps us to provide better support to our broad client base.
The Role Responsibilities


  • Plan, design and lead the development of a robust quality framework which compliments the bank&rsquos Agile Delivery lifecycle, in achieving a consistent and reliable user experience to our high net worth clients.


  • Develop test specifications and assess the effort required for a given business epic / feature.

  • Identify systems test dependencies and execute a plan to resolve all dependencies.

  • Provide feedback and statistics of the project in relation to the test quality.


  • Iterative development process, Agile Testing practice.

People and Talent

  • Promote innovative thinking and self-organize squad.

  • Review squad&rsquos skill matrix, recognize talent and identify the training needs for talents.

  • Manage expectations, provide timely feedback on performance and areas of improvement.


  • Ensure all deliverables meet the highest quality standards as defined in the bank&rsquos Software Development Framework (SDF Agile).

  • Identify resource needs to support testing & automation efforts.

  • Coordinating the testing & automation activities of the development teams in alignment with project plans.

Regulatory & Business Conduct

  • Display exemplary conduct and live by the Group&rsquos Values and Code of Conduct.

  • Take personal responsibility for embedding the highest standards of ethics, including regulatory and business conduct, across Standard Chartered Bank. This includes understanding and ensuring compliance with, in letter and spirit, all applicable laws, regulations, guidelines and the Group Code of Conduct.

  • Lead the squad to achieve the outcomes set out in the Bank&rsquos Conduct Principles: [Fair Outcomes for Clients Effective Financial Markets Financial Crime ComplianceThe Right Environment.] .

  • Effectively and collaboratively identify, escalate, mitigate and resolve risk, conduct and compliance matters.

Key Stakeholders

  • Global Wealth Management Product Owners, for business priority and TestFest.

  • Business & Technology Managers, for quality framework, standards and compliances.

  • Scrum Master / Agile Coach, for continuous improvement of Agile Testing best practices.

Other Responsibilities

  • Specialised on quality engineering within the Wealth Management Advisory portfolio.

  • Collaborate with business and technology teams to establish frameworks for delivery focusing on QA and automated testing of online capability to clients via web or through relationship management tools.

  • Able to drive testing and adoption of quality assurance capabilities according to agreed schedules.

  • Implementation of rigorous test capabilities across the Advisory platform with measurable reduction in defect leakage into user testing and production environments.

  • Incorporate feedback from stakeholder groups for the completeness of test packs.

  • Good understanding and able to apply test processes laid down within the test team, and/or standards as defined by project and the bank.

  • Ability to work in a highly compliant landscape and work within the boundaries of globally defined software quality management practices and policies

  • Understand that traceability and reporting are extremely important in highly compliant environments and be prepared to engrain these practices in team&rsquos ways of working

  • Test Delivery:

    • Develop test specifications based on user story within schedule constraints, including negative testing.

    • Develop test bed and/or test data and verify test environments (based on project requirements).

    • Develop regression packs to ensure that requirements from previous scope are intact.

    • Perform functional and technical test execution activities (automated testing, where applicable) as per project engagement.

    • Perform non-functional test execution activities (performance testing, where applicable) as per project engagement.

    • Facilitate TestFest with stakeholders to guarantee defect-free features prior production deployment.

    • Provide report on test status promptly.

    • Provide statistics on test quality transparently.

  • Conduct reviews and inspections of project deliverables (for small projects).

  • Able to contribute to multiple projects, whilst still ensuring process compliance and deliverables are adhere to.

  • Able to work independently as well as a team in providing out-of-the box solution if required.

Collaborate and troubleshoot with the development and delivery team for technical issues that requires result analysis and feedback.
Our Ideal Candidate

  • ISTQB Foundation Certification / Agile Tester Foundation Certification would be added advantage.

  • Knowledge of SCB organisation and project governance processes would be added advantage.

  • Experience in Advice and Investment life cycle would be added advantage.

  • Hands on experience in developing automation test scripts, BDDs, and function libraries in accordance with the automation test framework

  • Previous project implementation experience for multi-site large scale programmes on a Service or Microservice architecture experience in back-end (API level) and front-end (UI) test automation familiar with CI/CD integration

  • Test Automation Framework and tools

  • Application Testability and Unit Testing

  • Performance Testing

  • QA Technical, QA Test Approach, QA Test Design, QA Defect Management, QA Testing Standard and Governance

Apply now to join the Bank for those with big career ambitions.
To view information on our benefits including our flexible working please visit our . We welcome conversations on flexible working.

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