Rabobank is a cooperative bank with over 8,5 million customers. Through large and small initiatives, the bank aims to make the world a little bit better. They support local enterprises and larger non-profit organisations and thus contribute to the welfare and prosperity of the community. The position: The Model Management Unit is part of the IT Systems Risk and Finance Domain. The Model Management unit is responsible for implementing and maintaining of IT models mainly for credit risk management, with the objective of delivering timely and correct risk assessments in order to meet dynamic and challenging regulatory and internal demands. All this is taking place in a cross- departmental and an international environment. As a Test Manager within Model Management Delivery, you will work on building systems which are part of the credit process determining the risks for Rabobank. In order to implement these policy changes, adjustments are made worldwide in the ICT landscape by the various delivery teams. Each delivery team has its own sprint planning for its own application(s). The test manager ensures a coordinated chain testing process across all Delivery teams. As a test manager, you provide a risk based approach in which the new functionality is tested in the chain. In addition, you ensure that the existing functionality from previous sprints remains intact. The role: In the role of test manager you are responsible for setting up and executing a Test Strategy that is in line with the Rabobank IT guidelines. You take care of the translation to the various Delivery teams in the chain and mobilize teams to align their test approach to the strategy. Activities:
Organizing the chain test, obtaining commitment from the stakeholders, and detailing the approach
with the delivery teams. (who, what, when);
You define clear entry,- and acceptance criteria that are the basis of the chain tests and discuss them
with the relevant stakeholders (Architecture, modellers, IT and the business);
You support and facilitate Product Risk Assessments (PRA). During the process you anticipate and
report on these product risks;
Define clear roles and responsibilities as part of the test strategy;
Coaching and aligning delivery team members in relevant aspects of testing;
Active organizer and contributor to the testing guild in Model Management IT;
You provide insight (test advise report) that the solutions reach an agreed quality level.
Proven experience in a similar test management role in a complex environment and/or large projects;
At least 5 years experience in test management in Agile teams;
At least 3 years experience in Finance Domains;
Bachelor or Master degree in ICT or Economics or equivalent;
An advanced ISTQB or TMap certification.
Skills and knowledge:
Experience with Scrum/Agile in project/program oriented organizations;
Experience as a test manager in a large extensive program;
Experience in an agile environment who work DevOps & SCRUM;
Excellent command of English;
Experience with Azure DevOps to support testing and reporting.
Strong communication skills, verbal and in writing;
Result oriented and accurate;
Taking ownership and dare to challenge;
Flexible and sensitive for your environment;
You are independent, with strong analytical abilities.