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EY Test Lead – Senior Associate in All, Philippines

Test Lead – Senior Associate


Requisition # ALL002JV

Post Date Feb 05, 2019


A Test Lead would be responsible for meeting the testing objectives using all available methods to define and meet the testing objectives including but not limited to Systems Integration Testing and User Acceptance Testing. A Test Lead is also able to manage a testing team and to perform risk management, assessments, and quality gate evaluation and audit compliance.


Duties and Responsibilities

  • Analyze and understand end-to-end business processes, including technology used

  • Help client develop and evolve their testing strategy through test automation

  • Responsible for planning, executing, and managing the overall success of the test execution

  • Responsible for the timely reporting of status and key challenges and offering alternative solutions/ work arounds to complete testing.

  • Communicate concepts and action plans crisply to business, IT and division leadership

  • Conduct research and collection of relevant information and knowledge from internal resources to provide value-adding recommendations to clients

  • Supervise and guide staff in the preparation of management reports

  • Support Managers in proposal development

  • Attend meetings with clients to understand their needs, and offer relevant insights and solutions

  • Attend and participate in internal trainings

  • Complete the required and assigned web-based learnings

  • Prepare time reports in a timely manner

  • Develop positive relationship with peers, supervisors and mentors/counselors who can provide advice and support



Preference: Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, IT, Computer Science

Relevant Experience

At least five (5) years of work experience in consulting services, or technology implementation as Tester (handling test lead roles)

Worked in an end-to-end IT Project as Tester, worked as a Project Manager or similar roles, worked in Service Management as a Service Manager

Certificates, Licenses, Registration

As applicable, in relation to Bachelor’s Degree completed, ITIL v3 Foundation Certification and ISTQB Certification

Core Competencies

  • Able to work effectively and efficiently in a team

  • Capable of producing quality outputs with minimal supervision

  • Able to meet tight deadlines and project timeline and is open to working beyond office hours

  • Able to provide quality outputs

  • Able to lead and coach his/her teammates

  • Capable of reviewing output of staff

  • Flexible and is willing to work in client sites within or beyond Metro Manila and is open for secondment in other EY offices

  • Has good attitude towards work and has a strong desire to learn

  • Interested in pursuing a long-term career in ITA practice


  • Project management skills

  • Able to organize project activities and schedules in line with the approach and methodology

  • Able to monitor the accomplishment of action items

  • Able to prioritize project activities and workload accordingly when deadlines are tight

  • Able to understand and plan for the client’s expectations

  • Experience in working on projects utilizing Waterfall and Agile project methodologies

  • Able to respond promptly to all client requests while adhering to review procedures

  • Analytical skills

  • Able to conduct business process reviews and analysis, and recommend process improvement.

  • Able to understand business problems, identify needs and respond through innovative and practical solutions

  • Able to integrate risk management principles in projects

  • Able to understand and convey business issues and technical concepts

  • Accurately identify client issues and communicate clear explanations and suggested actions to the project team

  • Understands, and is capable of performing Data Analytics (if applicable) to draw insights

  • Technology skills

  • Able to craft a test strategy

  • Experience in leading a team to execute test strategy

  • Experience in testing automation

  • Communication skills

  • Able to communicate effectively with client counterparts through structured questioning, careful listening and delivery of fact-based findings

  • Able to present project outputs in a synthesized format and customized based on client audience.