Bank of America Testing Specialist (Transaction Compliance Test Script Development) in Westlake Village, California

Job Description:

Enterprise Independent Testing Shared Services is seeking a Testing Specialist for testing development. Under the general supervision of the team manager, this individual will collaborate with Test Owners and the Test Execution Teams to design new tests and implement required changes to existing tests and the associated test scripts. Specific test development responsibilities of this Testing Specialist include:

Own and execute the end to end design of new and/or modified test plans and associated scripts, in collaboration with the Test Owner and Test Development Manager, ensuring compliance with enterprise testing standards and policies

Work with Data Sampling partners to ensure appropriate sampling requirements are incorporated in to the Test Plans

Partner with Test Development Manager and Test Owners to interact with Line of Business partners to facilitate test design

Maintain SOR tracking of test status per standards

Provide training to the test execution team on test process including changes and enhancements

Evaluate if pilot testing is required and participate in testing as needed

Participate in other phases of testing (intake, execution, reporting) to provide expertise and feedback on areas assigned

Participate in various ad-hoc projects as requested by management

Job Profile:

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. 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. Compliance 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.

Required skills

3-5 years experience with an internal audit, testing, risk management, process improvement, compliance, or front line control role

Experience with Consumer related processes and compliance efforts

Demonstrated project management skills

Strong partnership and influencing skills

Strong research and analytical skills

Strong verbal and written communication skills

Self starter, organized, versatile, capable of performing work independently with minimal direction

Ability to think independently, solve problems, and develop solutions

Demonstrated ability to interface effectively with Senior management

Proficient with Microsoft Office applications

Strong team player

Minimum 5 years business and functional experience

Bachelor's degree or equivalent

Posting Date : 12/21/2016

Location : US-CA-Westlake Village, US-NC-Charlotte

Travel : No

Full / Part-time : Full time

Hours Per Week : 40

Shift : 1st shift

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