In this role, you’ll work in one of our IBM Consulting Client Innovation Centers (Delivery Centers), where we deliver deep technical and industry expertise to a wide range of public and private sector clients around the world. Our delivery centers offer our clients locally based skills and technical expertise to drive innovation and adoption of new technology.
As a Test Specialist at IBM, your analytical and technical skills will directly impact the quality of the software we create. Come work in an agile environment where you will help each iteration reach the next level. Whether the testing is manual, automated, or cognitive, you hold a key role in releasing the best deliverables to IBM’ers and our clients.
Your Role and Responsibilities
Test lead / Test analyst in this job role will have an expertise in planning, design, management, execution and reporting of tests using appropriate testing tools and techniques, and conforming to agreed standards. He/she will ensure that new and amended systems and interfaces perform as specified and agreed with the business. Typical examples of the deliverables are testing strategies, test plans, test cases, test reports, and quality metrics. Technical Specialist will primarily apply his/her technical skills in an internal or external customer services and implementation environment. Technical Specialist Focuses on Individual/Team/ Department Operational Objectives.
Engaged as an independent professional. Ability to articulate and compare alternatives approaches. Negotiate with specified objectives.
Recognize problems related to project objectives. Creativity and judgment applied to professional technical, or operational problems. Independently generates solutions, based on analytical skills & business knowledge. Challenges the validity of given procedures and processes to enhance and improve or develop complementary adjustments /solutions.
Works on special projects. May lead small teams or manage routine technical/ operational activities or departments (national or international). Understands departmental mission and vision. Provides an advice in technical/operational domain of specialization. Generally controls own work priorities and methods requiring tradeoffs.
Impact on Business/Scope:
Is accountable for an individual or team or department results, and for the impact of the results on functional activities. Participates in overall departmental program planning. Contributes by supporting activities that are subject to business measurements, impact customer satisfaction, or impact immediate costs or expenses.
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
We are looking for a Test lead / Test Analyst to participate on IBM projects in this role. Test Lead is
responsible for the definition of the test architecture, processes and test approaches for the project. The
candidate will be leading the setup of the test process, closely cooperates with customer during all
stages of the project and provides support to the delivery teams with regards to the test process,
methods and tools used. Test lead will be also responsible for definition and execution on defect
management processes, monitoring and communicating the test project status, resolving the test
project issues, and ensuring effective test process improvement feedback.
Experience with Test management for at least three years
Experience with Test analysis for at least two years
Superior analytical and problem-solving skills
General IT Technical Overview
English on communicative level
Czech / Slovak on communicative level
Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
Test planning and management tools knowledge
Understand business domain
Software development experience
About Business Unit
IBM Consulting is IBM’s consulting and global professional services business, with market leading capabilities in business and technology transformation. With deep expertise in many industries, we offer strategy, experience, technology, and operations services to many of the most innovative and valuable companies in the world. Our people are focused on accelerating our clients’ businesses through the power of collaboration. We believe in the power of technology responsibly used to help people, partners and the planet.
Your Life @ IBM
In a world where technology never stands still, we understand that, dedication to our clients success, innovation that matters, and trust and personal responsibility in all our relationships, lives in what we do as IBMers as we strive to be the catalyst that makes the world work better.
Being an IBMer means you’ll be able to learn and develop yourself and your career, you’ll be encouraged to be courageous and experiment everyday, all whilst having continuous trust and support in an environment where everyone can thrive whatever their personal or professional background.
Our IBMers are growth minded, always staying curious, open to feedback and learning new information and skills to constantly transform themselves and our company. They are trusted to provide on-going feedback to help other IBMers grow, as well as collaborate with colleagues keeping in mind a team focused approach to include different perspectives to drive exceptional outcomes for our customers. The courage our IBMers have to make critical decisions everyday is essential to IBM becoming the catalyst for progress, always embracing challenges with resources they have to hand, a can-do attitude and always striving for an outcome focused approach within everything that they do.
Are you ready to be an IBMer?
This job requires you to provide your COVID-19 vaccination status with supporting documentation, where legally permissible.
IBM’s greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that through the application of intelligence, reason and science, we can improve business, society and the human condition, bringing the power of an open hybrid cloud and AI strategy to life for our clients and partners around the world.
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At IBM, we pride ourselves on being an early adopter of artificial intelligence, quantum computing and blockchain. Now it’s time for you to join us on our journey to being a responsible technology innovator and a force for good in the world.
IBM wants you to bring your whole self to work and for you this might mean the ability to work flexibly. If you are interested in a flexible working pattern, please talk to our recruitment team to find out if this is possible in the current working environment.
Being You @ IBM
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