This position is for a hands-on SQA Engineer who can analyse requirements, design test scenarios, write and , execute test cases for MCPM platform.
This is an exciting opportunity for a strong technical candidate with a numerate degree, or equivalent, to work on one of the most dynamic buy side and sell side systems which are undergoing rapid & exciting change under current regulatory environment.
This role would suit a SQA Engineer with 3-6 years’ experience with strong skill set of Requirements Analysis and translation to Effective Functional Test Scenarios and Test Cases is a must.
Experience in writing SQL queries is required. Test Automation framework in Selenium Web driver along with financial experience knowledge is a big plus.
Must Have Skills
Ability to understand functional specifications from the customer perspective and design appropriate acceptance tests.
Hands on experience on Core Java
Thorough understanding of test principles such as unit, smoke, functional (black box / white box), user acceptance and usability testing.
Exposure to structured software development life-cycle methodologies, preferably agile models
Ability to communicate clearly and effectively with different levels of stakeholders in application delivery, QA and business groups.
Ability to analyse defects and spot trends
Experience of working in tight deadlines in a mature time-boxed testing environment
Be able to demonstrate consistent and good judgement of assessing severity of issues.
Understanding of multi-tiered technology architecture.
Experience in Testing Webservices based GUI application and well versed in functional testing.
Well versed in writing complex SQL queries
Knowledge of Functional SQL functions
ISEB certification or equivalent
Understanding of automation test principles, Selenium is nice to have
Hands on Experience on Core Java
Preferably having knowledge in testing tools like JIRA, qTest and any other testing tools.
Education and experience
A Bachelor’s degree in computer science or equivalent degree.
3-6 years of Experience in Functional Testing.
Demonstrable system / regression testing experience, ideally in a financial environment with a blend of manual and automated testing.
Excellent understanding of software systems and development lifecycle.
Good understanding of relational databases, SQL.
Proficient in writing database SQL queries
Experience with global development team is essential.
Experience and understanding of the testing process, project test lifecycles, and techniques.
Knowledge and experience of financial markets (desired)
Experience with Regulations buy side- sell side dealings is a plus.
Demonstrated ability to manager self-workload is very essential.
Complete Ownership of the module / component from delivery & quality perspective
The ideal candidate would be conscientious, have excellent attention to detail, very hard working and prepared to go the extra mile to absorb the necessary business & technical knowledge to succeed.
Should be able to challenge the status quo
Strong analytical and mathematical skills
Able to work independently with minimal supervision
Display energy, drive and stamina
Open minded, flexible and willing to adapt to changing situations
Focused on quality delivery
Very strong verbal and written communication skills and fluent English essential.
Must be a strong team player.
Ability to collaborate effectively with overseas team.
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