Jan 05, 2018

UAT Manager Job Placement - Commercial Bank of Dubai (CBD)

  • Commercial Bank of Dubai (CBD)
  • Dubai - United Arab Emirates
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Job Description

Job Title:  UAT Manager

Company Name: Commercial Bank of Dubai (CBD)  

Location: Al Ittihad Road, Port Saeed, Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE)


Job Summary: The UAT Manager will plan and execute testing of digital channels projects and change request towards successful delivery.


Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Manage end to end planning and user acceptance testing for releases and new projects.
  • Develop and review UAT implementation plan and test scripts with the business and technical teams for alignment.
  • Manage the UAT cycles and consolidate testing feedback into defect trackers and communicate back to the development team.
  • Ensure new release addresses agreed closure of blockers and defects.
  • Analyze reported issues and failures reported by testers to determine if the issue is a defect, enhancement or user-error and prioritize the defect tracker accordingly.
  • Produce reports on UAT team findings, including not limit to defects, change requests and future enhancements.
  • Communicate with testers and their respective direct managers for ensuring that their time is allocated for required testing.
  • Ensure all required sign-offs in place for promoting tested changes requests and project deliverables to production.
  • Assist the delivery team in business requirement detailing and refinement.
  • Identify improvement areas for tested project scope and communicate to business for future considerations.


Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 

  • The applicant must hold a Bachelor’s degree in engineering, computer science, or a related field with experience in software design and user acceptance testing
  • Experienced UAT analyst with minimum 8 years of experience in testing solutions (preferably for online and mobility projects); good understanding of UAE banking market and strong understanding of agile approach for proposition definition, development, testing and launch
  • Good communication skills (e.g. ability to create alignment across multiple stakeholders and seniority levels)
  • Strong problem solving skills (e.g. both conceptual and analytical)
  • Good judgment (e.g. ability to assess decision trade-offs in ambiguous situations)
  • Ability to multi-task and work on several projects simultaneously
  • Ability to prioritize work and operate under pressure to deliver against deadlines
  • Good analytical skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to build collaborative working relationships with project groups, business analysts and development teams

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