EY Tester in Kerala, India

Title: Tester

Location: IN-Kerala-Trivandrum

Job Number: IND009JK

Job Summary:

With 8 – 10 years of experience in System Testing, it is expected that the resource will have sufficient depth in process and best practices. The fundamentals of System testing should be imbibed in the individual and the resource is expected to drive this into the rest of the team. Liaising with the project team and ensuring delivery is a major aspect of this role. Continuous improvement will be a focus area.

Essential Functions of the Job:

  • Ability to manage multiple testing projects and take complete ownership of the projects from initiation to completion.

  • Requirement analysis, coverage and metrics

  • Execute test conditions/cases/scenarios and log defects

  • Analyze, create and manage test data

  • Provide Test Strategies and plans

  • Input Risks/Issues for each project within the release

  • Proper usage of templates and checklists

  • Adherence to estimation and Schedule

  • Perform Effort estimation for the Projects/CRs

  • Test environment readiness & verification

  • Ensure the sign offs from BA and other stakeholders are obtained for the various deliverables

  • Provide test closure activities

  • Contribute and support technical KT activities, ensure monthly knowledge sharing sessions and ensure its usage

  • Able to identify traceability from Scope, Requirement and SRS/UCs , track dependencies and impacted areas

  • Resource management – internal resourcing through discussions with TMs and Leads.

Work closely with:

  • Application Engineering Team/Business Analysts/Leads/PMs across distributed locations, to understand strategic goals/objectives and translate into actionable plans

  • Testing Team to effectively and efficiently support the project during the UAT/Operational phase.

  • Teams from all service lines viz Advisory, Assurance, TAX, TAS etc.

Analytical/Decision Making Responsibilities:

  • Proactively identifies and addresses Testing Services strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats.

  • Applies judgment in implementing Testing/QA methodologies, processes, and practices to specific requirements of projects/programs.

  • Sound analytical skills and problem solving skills.


At least 8 years of hands on experience in software Testing.


Technical Competencies:

· More than 8 years of experience in Testing web based applications.

· Requirement Reviews, Static Testing

· Database/Backend Testing

· Test Planning,Test Strategy and Traceability Matrix preparation.

· Test Case preparation,Bug Reporting,Status Reporting

· Bug Tracking Tools like QC,JIRA

· Experience in working in onshore/offshore delivery model.

· Knowledge in SDLC/Test Life Cycle/Test Metrics.

· Knowledge in CMMI/ISO process models,and templates.

· Knowledge in Test Estimation Techniques and methodologies.

· Knowledge in Scripting languages, VBScript,Test Automation Tools.