10 days ago

Senior Test Analyst - Banking- Securities

Cognizant Technology Solutions AG

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Senior Test Analyst - Banking- Securities

Senior Test Analyst

Location: Zürich, Switzerland
Permanent role

start date: February 2018 or March 2018

As a global IT consulting company we are looking for test automation engineers, who are flexible to work on different projects and who are not afraid of changes and can adapt to them easily. As we have many projects we will be able to provide you the opportunity to get to know various banking processes and methodologies as well. We are looking for you if you are open to such a dynamic environment.
We will be there to help you to achieve your goals with continuous professional development plan and regular career discussions.

Cognizant has the world's largest independent testing practice. We have more than 540 clients for Testing across the globe and over 32.000 people working dedicated in our practice spanning consultancy, (non)- functional testing and test environment. Our associates are specialists - for example because they have specific sector knowledge or because they are working in one of our specialized Centers of Excellence. These centers deliver industry-leading solutions in the areas of performance, mobility, automation and test data.


  • Acting as a Test Analyst 

  • Establishing process guidelines, knowledge management, documentation

  • Interacting with multiple client and vendor teams

  • Preparing and executing test cases

  • Test planning, test scenarios and test case documentation

  • Responsible for writing, executing and debugging SQL queries

  • Provide a test evaluation summaries, reporting

  • Acting proactively and taking the lead for the testing activities by actively following up and approaching stakeholders involved

Required skills for the job:

  • Minimum 4 work experience in Software Testing (Test Analyst) is an absolute must

  • Minimum 1 year experience on banking projects

  • Experience in corporate action area, Swift messages, settlements, securities

  • Experience working with HP QC 

  • Ability to write advanced SQL queries and scripts

  • Experience with ticketing systems (JIRA)

  • Fluent English (written and verbal)

  • Flexible and proactive personality, ability to work under pressure and strict deadlines

  • Good communication and interpersonal skills, quick learner
Skills and experience which is nice to have for the job:

  • German language knowledge


Our typical recruitment process involves 3-4 phone/video interviews (technical and business related topics) and 2 face to face interviews in Zürich- we reimburse the cost of your travel. This process can be flexible based on the project needs.


Please visit our career site for more information on our company: http://cognizantcareers.eu/ch_en

Meet Georgia virtually who is working as a Sr. Test Analyst in Zürich and is sharing her journey at Cognizant: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dr0413dKBAY&t=3s
To apply please send your CV to noemi.fenyvesi@cognizant.com 
If you have specific questions before you would apply please reach out to: noemi.fenyvesi@cognizant.com and lets connect on social media: https://about.me/nfenyvesi
Please note that we only accept job applications from EU or Swiss nationals, who are eligible to work in Switzerland.  

We do not accept CVs from recruitment agencies for this open job.