Finance QA Analyst

Job description

PURPOSE

The role will involve quality assurance of finance related processing and reconciliation including system integration, user acceptance and regression testing of finance related functionality, so you will need a strong understanding of technical and business orientated testing and/or finance related processing experience in an operational environment.


Requirements

ESSENTIAL EXPERIENCE

  • Must have a minimum of two years’ experience of finance processes including purchase orders and invoicing, payment processing such as BACS submissions, cheque and card payments and bank reconciliation process, VAT submissions, trial balance and reconciliatory reports
  • Expertise in testing, preferably within an Agile environment
  • Able to interpret complex business requirements
  • Able to determine appropriate test coverage for small, to large system changes as well as bug fixes
  • Able to design quality test cases that can be reused
  • Good understanding and experience in SQL
  • Extensive experience of testing, including system integration, user acceptance and regression testing
  • Experienced in the selection and use of appropriate test techniques in different situations
  • Recent experience testing complex web applications
  • Assist in the analysis of test results and liaise with other Development Team members
  • Liaise with the QA Manager and Head of Products on matters relating to product quality and progress
  • Able to be proactive in scrum ceremonies and actively participate in retrospectives to help the scrum team move forward
  • A problem solver, willing to highlight risks and issues appropriately but able to provide solutions to mitigate them
  • A self-starter, someone who can pick up systems and changes quickly

SPECIFIC SKILLS

  • You will have a Degree preferably in a finance related or computer related science and have excellent communication skills, be pro-active, want to input into and contribute to creating quality applications, and be passionate about delivering the very best quality of work
  • Be able to work independently and within a team
  • Self-motivated, quick learner
  • Ability to “roll their sleeves up” and turn their hand to different tasks