First Data Test Manager in Poland_State Level, Poland

First Data is a global leader in commerce-enabling technology solutions, serving more than six million business locations and 4,000 financial institutions in 118 countries around the world. Our 23,000 owner-associates are dedicated to helping companies, from start-ups to the world’s largest corporations, conduct commerce every day by securing and processing more than 2,300 transactions per second and $1.9 trillion per year. First Data is committed to staying at the forefront of our industry, and we are innovating a wide range of next-generation commerce technology solutions to help our clients better detect fraud, gain insights into consumer spending patterns and build customer loyalty. There are many exciting opportunities for talented individuals who would like to join our team and play a meaningful role in helping us shape the future of global commerce.

First Data’s Product Development, Client Solutions and Technology functions are responsible for innovation and advancement of our technology solutions across all of our client segments, and make a critical contribution to ensuring that First Data retains its position as a leading technology innovator. Our Product Development teams are responsible for end-to-end ownership of the product life cycle. Our Client Solutions teams deliver global solutions and expertise that make commerce possible. Our Technology teams develop a wide range of applications and solutions that enable next-generation commerce and create the infrastructure of the global commerce ecosystem. They also ensure that our data remains secure through their work in cyber-security

Job Responsibilities

  • Functional: Manages several projects simultaneously. Understands and communicates the scope of testing required to certify projects and desired business capabilities. Reviews and approves test plans. Assists with managing post-design scope changes and resolving issues throughout the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC). Builds a knowledge base or proficiency framework on the test team(s) and applications and acquire subject matter expertise on the overall line of business pertaining to the test team(s). Analyzes and prioritizes defects based upon business and programming specifications.

  • Technical: Participates in testing activities to include: planning, design, scripting, execution, run analysis and providing recommendations on resolving application issues. Leads, develops, monitors, and executes test activities for large sized projects and/or programs. Post test execution activities include error debugging, reporting needs and internal and external communications.

  • Provides leadership and mentoring capabilities required.

Scope of Job

Works with multiple programs/systems on projects of high complexity within multiple development environments. Demonstrate high productivity and the ability to effectively multi-task across different initiatives. Ability to think through complex problems.

Autonomy Works independently with management and technical groups globally. Utilization of business, functional and/or technical expertise to effectively develop and execute the test strategy and planning activities.

- - 7 years of related Technical experience. Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent work experience and/or Certifications. Project Management experience. Strong communication skills (verbal, written, presentation).

  • Informed and cognizant of the key processes in the business and the business rules that impact the development and/or implementation of information systems. Expert knowledge of business rules and programming logic in order to effectively trouble shoot defects that arise. Constantly looking for ways to refactor existing processes to improve quality or reduce costs.

  • Works with multiple programs/systems on projects of high complexity within multiple development environments. Demonstrate high productivity and the ability to effectively multi-task across different initiatives. Ability to think through complex problems.

    *Tools / Knowledge:*
  • JIRA & Confluence

  • Prince2 compliant

Job: *Admin and Business Support

Title: Test Manager

Location: Poland-Poland_State Level-Warsaw-Warsa - Warsaw Al.

Requisition ID: 170000BI