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Test Specialist - Custom Applications - IBM CIC

Milano, Lombardia 20121
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IBM Application Consultants work directly with our clients on key initiatives. You will have the opportunity to build an in-depth understanding of their business issues and implement organizational strategies that drive adoption of change. We are looking for experts who can build credibility and trust with our clients and provide knowledge that addresses individual and unique business needs.

Your Role and Responsibilities
About Us:

IBM Client Innovation Center (CIC) represents a center of excellence for delivery of consulting and technological services.
It is part of the IBM Group and promotes a tailored culture leveraging on dynamism, passion and enthusiasm for new technologies such as Cloud, Internet of Things, S/4 Hana and modern software development techniques leveraging on DevOps and Agile approaches.
Our style is unique! All of our employees work in a consultancy environment on a variety of exciting projects across a range of sectors. Every project has its own unique working environment - this enables our employees to build their experience, skillset and network.
The Client Innovation Center offers a unique experience for talented and ambitious graduates and professionals who are keen to build their skills fast.

Be curious come and visit our job opportunities!!!

About the Role:

We are looking for candidates who will work closely with the Test Manager/Test Lead starting from the planning stages of an engagement to analyze and define Test Data Strategy and Test Data Requirements of the project.
Test Specialist support testing by addressing data related defects, providing any potential new data required as a result of changes and performing data maintenance activities as project moves through various levels of testing. At the end of test execution, the Test Specialist performs end of testing tasks to harvest potential re-usable test data assets for future projects.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Designs, develops and documents functional and non-functional test cases
  • Executes and documents functional and/or non-functional test cases according to the testing path chosen
  • Executes manual and/or automated test cases according to the test path chosen
  • Works closely with the test lead, software architect and contributes in defining the optimum test solution
  • Reports, tracks and retests defects
  • Understands the test strategy and ensures that every task is fulfilled according to it
  • Provides test estimates and supports the test lead with input for the test reporting, test documentation and planning

Required Technical and Professional Expertise
Technical Skills:
  • Experience in Software Testing in at least one of the testing paths described above
  • Experience in test method, test design, test execution, test documentation, reporting and specification
  • Experience in understanding, creating and adapting the test architecture
  • Experience in understanding, creating and adapting the test strategy
  • Design, creation and execution of functional and/or non-functional test cases
  • Design, creation and execution of manual and/or automated test cases
  • General Overview on the Software Development Lifecycle

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
Nice to have:
  • Experience in technologies like (or similar to): XML, Integration Bus, SOA, Cloud, JEE, UML, Architecture Modelling, Integration Architecture, Linux, Jenkins
  • Experience in tools like (or similar to): Confluence, JIRA, Selenium, Test Data Management Tools, Performance Testing Tools
Availability to travel is an additional mandatory prerequisite.

About Business Unit
IBM Services is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants that design, build, and run foundational systems and services that is the backbone of the world's economy. IBM Services partners with the world's leading companies in over 170 countries to build smarter businesses by reimagining and reinventing through technology, with its outcome-focused methodologies, industry-leading portfolio and world class research and operations expertise leading to results-driven innovation and enduring excellence.

Your Life @ IBM
What matters to you when youre looking for your next career challenge?

Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world? What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.

Impact. Inclusion. Infinite Experiences. Do your best work ever.

About IBM
IBMs greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that progress is made through progressive thinking, progressive leadership, progressive policy and progressive action. IBMers believe that the application of intelligence, reason and science can improve business, society and the human condition. Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with more than 380,000 IBMers serving clients in 170 countries.

Location Statement
For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.

Being You @ IBM
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.


  • Computers Software and Hardware
Posted: 2020-01-05 Expires: 2020-02-04

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