Tester in Zürich

Zürich, Zürich
Immanuel Häfliger, Zürich Professionals IT
058 201 56 30
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IT Tester

Randstad Professionals are one of the leading recruitment companies in Switzerland and with a dedicated IT contracting team in Zurich. We are excited to help you in your search. We focus on finding the best contracts for the best contractors.

For our client based in Zurich, we are looking for an IT Tester. An alternative investments fund manager located in Zurich is further building out the functionalities of its trading and analytics IT platform. To support the development team, the fund manager is looking for a motivated tester with experience of trading applications.


Key Responsibilities

Act as the sole tester in the agile development process. This includes:

  • Implement and maintain formal testing process and end user training

  • Plan and conduct the business user acceptance testing and end user trainings

  • Set up and maintain the manual regression testing suite

  • Keep training and functionality documentation up to date

  • Coordinate resolution of issues raised by the end users

  • Develop MIS report for development, testing and support

Challenges Contractor will be facing in this role:

A big challenge which will be faced is the changing requirements and the reprioritization of work due to the closeness we work with the business.

Also as the team is relatively small, each person must be motivated and is expected to take active ownership and responsibility to solve issues and get things done.

Essentials Skills and Qualifications:

  • Experience with creating test cases from both user stories and through informal dialog with key users

  • Experience conducting business analysis in an agile environment (i.e. writing user stories, defining acceptance criteria, etc.)

  • Knowledge of an automated testing environment

  • Previous experience in the Finance / Insurance industries (ideally within Trading / Portfolio Management)

  • Strong analytic and problem solving skill

  • Good client communication skills / able to independently liaise with end users

  • Flexible on moving targets / changing requirements

  • Good oral/written communication, positive and proactive team attitude

  • Good spoken and written English

Desired Skills and Qualifications:

  • Previous experience with interactive mock-up tools and agile tools (JIRA)

  • Higher Education, such as Bachelor Degree in Computer Science

  • Good understanding of C# .net, MS SQL

  • Good spoken and written German

Candidate Value Proposition:

Working directly with the business provides a greater sense of achievement in seeing how your hard work brings a direct impact to business. The working day is also fairly varied which makes going into work interesting and fun.

You will also be exposed to the fund management business in a market area which is growing very fast.


Whether this role is the right fit or you would like to see if there are others that do, our dedicated and expert team is looking forward to hearing from you.


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