Leading interdealer brokerage firm in NYC is seeking a full-time QA Engineer to join their distributed global QA team supporting delivery of Front and Middle Office applications.
Day in the Life:
What You Bring to the Team :
- Define and execute Test Packs across a number of internally developed Front and Middle Office applications, but predominantly on trading systems and matching engines.
- Perform functional, regression, performance and failover testing.
- Perform QA-specific light project management, requirements mapping and test plan development; interface with the Development, Support, Infrastructure and the Business.
- Develop test automation using 3rd-party and internally developed tools.
- Participate in process improvement between QA and Development teams.
- Minimum 3 years QA/testing experience, preferably within a global firm.
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
- Unix Shell and/or Perl scripting.
- Proven automation and/or automation framework design experience.
- Good understanding of test planning techniques and the software development lifecycle.
- Understanding of Fixed Income, FX, Credit Derivatives and Futures.
- Understanding of FIX Protocol.
- Working knowledge of SQL .
- Knowledge of performance testing techniques.
- Understanding of TCP/IP networking.
- Experience in automating user interfaces using HP Quick Test Pro (QTP).
- Experience with defect reporting and tracking tools such as JIRA, Bugzilla or HP Quality Centre.
- Understanding of VBA, XML, HTML/XSL, C/C++.
- Experience with Thomson Reuters (AEGIS) Exchange Simulator.
- Experience with VeriFIX by Greenline Financial Technologies.
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