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Platform Coordinator/Test Lead - 3DEQ5 in Buffalo, NY at M&T Bank

Date Posted: 4/13/2018

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Platform Coordinator/Test Lead
Buffalo, NY
QA Test Lead for commercial web applications.

Act as project test lead and platform coordinator on enterprise strategic projects and major business projects as required.
Position Responsibilities:
Act in a team leader capacity for Domain specific Test Resources, Services, and Processes.  Coordinate Quality Assurance testing projects and activities. Coordinate intake of vendor releases and their propagation through development, test, certification, and production regions
Primary Functions:
  • Release Management
  • Environment Validation Testing
  • Environment Coordination
  • Run Triage Calls

Work closely with project IT leads in developing test plans, strategies, resource estimates and scheduling, timelines, and overall responsibility for meeting test related project deliverables.

Keep abreast of Information Technology and Bank Objectives to ensure team is strategically work on projects that most benefit the bank.

Promote collaborative application life cycle development and adherence to Technology and Corporate Standards, Project Management Methodology (PMM), Systems Development Methodology (SDM), and Sarbane Oxley compliance.

Evaluate and provide Recommendations for Test Tools and QA Test Process Improvements.

Develop QA Testing Strategy, Test Program, and Training Programs for assigned application domain.

The QA Test Lead role will perform an integral role the overall Central Technology Systems Development Life Cycle providing test expertise and standardized test processes.  The Test Lead will be assigned to projects to help oversee testing components to ensure overall effectiveness and quality applications.

Ensures test processes are defined and adhered to within Project Management and Systems Develop Methodologies.
Provide strategic and tactical input to test program and standardizations.

Minimum Qualifications Required:
Bachelor's degree, in lieu of degree, four years relevant computer science / testing experience.

Minimum seven years experience in distributed and / or mainframe software development life cycle methodologies, application technologies, and test processes.
Solid understanding of commercial TM web-based products is a must.
Experience using multi-browser tools such as BrowserStack, defect trackers including HP ALM and TFS, and automation testing using Selenium is required.
Experiencing in working with off-shore test team preferred.

Good understanding of System Development Life Cycle.
Strong understanding of Technology Application Architectures/Languages.
Good understanding of System Development Life Cycle.
Strong understanding of Technology Application Architectures/Languages.
About M&T
At M&T, we understand what's important when you're considering a career change: a company with a solid history of responsible growth and positive earnings. A company committed to the communities it serves, one that rewards performance and provides employees with opportunities to direct their own career paths. M&T is a company with a focus on the future. M&T Bank Corporation is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
M&T Bank Corporation does not sponsor individuals for the purpose of obtaining H-1 Visas.
M&T Bank Corporation has policies and procedures in place to promote a drug free workplace.