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Testing Specialist II

Jersey City, NJ 07308
Testing Specialist II



Charlotte, North Carolina;Jersey City, New Jersey



**Job Description:**



The Testing Specialist II may direct entry-level testers, test leaders or directly manage a specialty function. This role is accountable for accurate and timely test execution and/or supports operational and administrative initiative activities related to a Testing Functional area including multiple stakeholders. This role interacts extensively with internal or external contacts to identify, research, analyze and resolve complex problems.



Daily responsibilities of the Testing Specialist II include execution of test scripts, identifying and documenting defects and providing daily updates to test leads and managers as needed. This role works closely with Risk, Compliance, and SMEs to conduct testing.



The Testing Specialist II has intermediate knowledge of test execution and system(s) of record required, and translates business strategy into work programs and processes. This role may contribute and/or participate in multiple special projects.



EIT is a centralized group within Global Risk Management responsible for independent testing of operational processes within the eight lines of business and enterprise control functions at Bank of America to ensure the company is in compliance with domestic and international laws, rules and regulations, and that risk and controls procedures are operating effectively.



EIT is a centralized group within Global Risk Management responsible for independent testing of operational processes within the eight lines of business and enterprise control functions at Bank of America to ensure the company is in compliance with domestic and international laws, rules and regulations, and that risk and controls procedures are operating effectively.]



The Testing Specialist, under supervision, conducts independent transactional and process testing on a team in support of identified needs. A test is defined in the Independent Testing Enterprise Policy as an independent point-in-time examination of one or more processes, controls, policies and procedures or data sources utilized for managing risk to assess the effectiveness of the control environment. A test is focused on answering a specific objective and has a pre-defined pass/fail criteria. Testing may include activities such as automated surveillance and transaction level testing and may be performed onsite. The Testing Specialist is accountable for quality testing execution, reporting and analysis of results. This role may participate in test script development and test design. The Testing Specialist contributes to the identification of themes and trends at the front line unit, control function and enterprise level. This role is an individual contributor in the Test Execution function.



This role is responsible for testing execution of tests and surveillances aligned to the Global Wealth and Investment Banking (GWIM) division. Daily interaction occurs with senior compliance and supervisory management. The Testing Specialist, under supervision, conducts independent transactional and process testing on a team in support of needs identified by Compliance and Operational Risk Officers. Compliance testing may include activities such as automated surveillance and transaction level testing. The Testing Specialist is accountable for quality testing execution, reporting and analysis of results. This role may participate in test script development and test design. The Testing Specialist contributes to the identification of themes and trends at the front line unit, control function and enterprise level. This role is an individual contributor in the Test Execution function.



Qualifications and experiences:

-Minimum of 2 + years work experience. Level based on execution team.

-Bachelors Degree or equivalent experience



Include systems knowledge:

-Ability to test across multiple lines of business

-Extensive functional or professional knowledge

-Microsoft Suite of products



Skills and competencies:

-Effective Verbal Communication

-Business Writing and Acumen

-Acts with Courage and Conviction

-Strong Business Acumen

-Drives Operational Excellence

-Critical Thinking and Analysis

-Attention to Detail

-Strong Partnership and Influencing Skills

-Collaboration

-Time Management

-Complex Problem Solving

-Judgment and Decision Making

-May Give Feedback



Required Skills and Experience:

5 years Business & Functional Experience

Bachelors Degree or Equivalent

Good understanding of the broker-dealer business and products

Ability to handle multiple projects in a dynamic environment

Fluent in verbal and written English language



Desired Skills and Experience:

Familiar with trade surveillance related external laws, rules, regulation (such as FINRA rules), internal policies, standards and procedures (such as Market Conduct Risk Framework [38]) and industry guidance

Experience using surveillance tools such as Actimize Surveillance

Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills

Intellectual curiosity, anticipate risk and forward thinking

Series 7, 63 desired or related licenses



**Job Band:**



H5



**Shift:**



1st shift (United States of America)



**Hours Per Week:**



40



**Weekly Schedule:**



**Referral Bonus Amount:**



0



**Job Description:**



The Testing Specialist II may direct entry-level testers, test leaders or directly manage a specialty function. This role is accountable for accurate and timely test execution and/or supports operational and administrative initiative activities related to a Testing Functional area including multiple stakeholders. This role interacts extensively with internal or external contacts to identify, research, analyze and resolve complex problems.



Daily responsibilities of the Testing Specialist II include execution of test scripts, identifying and documenting defects and providing daily updates to test leads and managers as needed. This role works closely with Risk, Compliance, and SMEs to conduct testing.



The Testing Specialist II has intermediate knowledge of test execution and system(s) of record required, and translates business strategy into work programs and processes. This role may contribute and/or participate in multiple special projects.



EIT is a centralized group within Global Risk Management responsible for independent testing of operational processes within the eight lines of business and enterprise control functions at Bank of America to ensure the company is in compliance with domestic and international laws, rules and regulations, and that risk and controls procedures are operating effectively.



EIT is a centralized group within Global Risk Management responsible for independent testing of operational processes within the eight lines of business and enterprise control functions at Bank of America to ensure the company is in compliance with domestic and international laws, rules and regulations, and that risk and controls procedures are operating effectively.]



The Testing Specialist, under supervision, conducts independent transactional and process testing on a team in support of identified needs. A test is defined in the Independent Testing Enterprise Policy as an independent point-in-time examination of one or more processes, controls, policies and procedures or data sources utilized for managing risk to assess the effectiveness of the control environment. A test is focused on answering a specific objective and has a pre-defined pass/fail criteria. Testing may include activities such as automated surveillance and transaction level testing and may be performed onsite. The Testing Specialist is accountable for quality testing execution, reporting and analysis of results. This role may participate in test script development and test design. The Testing Specialist contributes to the identification of themes and trends at the front line unit, control function and enterprise level. This role is an individual contributor in the Test Execution function.



This role is responsible for testing execution of tests and surveillances aligned to the Global Wealth and Investment Banking (GWIM) division. Daily interaction occurs with senior compliance and supervisory management. The Testing Specialist, under supervision, conducts independent transactional and process testing on a team in support of needs identified by Compliance and Operational Risk Officers. Compliance testing may include activities such as automated surveillance and transaction level testing. The Testing Specialist is accountable for quality testing execution, reporting and analysis of results. This role may participate in test script development and test design. The Testing Specialist contributes to the identification of themes and trends at the front line unit, control function and enterprise level. This role is an individual contributor in the Test Execution function.



Qualifications and experiences:

-Minimum of 2 + years work experience. Level based on execution team.

-Bachelors Degree or equivalent experience



Include systems knowledge:

-Ability to test across multiple lines of business

-Extensive functional or professional knowledge

-Microsoft Suite of products



Skills and competencies:

-Effective Verbal Communication

-Business Writing and Acumen

-Acts with Courage and Conviction

-Strong Business Acumen

-Drives Operational Excellence

-Critical Thinking and Analysis

-Attention to Detail

-Strong Partnership and Influencing Skills

-Collaboration

-Time Management

-Complex Problem Solving

-Judgment and Decision Making

-May Give Feedback



Required Skills and Experience:

5 years Business & Functional Experience

Bachelors Degree or Equivalent

Good understanding of the broker-dealer business and products

Ability to handle multiple projects in a dynamic environment

Fluent in verbal and written English language



Desired Skills and Experience:

Familiar with trade surveillance related external laws, rules, regulation (such as FINRA rules), internal policies, standards and procedures (such as Market Conduct Risk Framework [38]) and industry guidance

Experience using surveillance tools such as Actimize Surveillance

Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills

Intellectual curiosity, anticipate risk and forward thinking

Series 7, 63 desired or related licenses



**Shift:**



1st shift (United States of America)



**Hours Per Week:**



40



Learn more about this role



Full time



JR-21048634



Band: H5



Manages People: No



Travel: No



Manager:



Talent Acquisition Contact:



Aubrey Drake



Referral Bonus:



0

Industry

  • Banking / Finance
Posted: 2021-09-11 Expires: 2021-10-11

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