Quality Assurance & Automation Analyst (Software Tester)

Recruiter
REC Solutions Ltd
Location
United Kingdom
Posted
05 Oct 2017
Closes
04 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Quality Assurance & Automation Analyst (Software Tester, QA Tester, Algorithmic Trading, Banking, Financial Services, FinTech, Financial Technology) This is a twelve month fixed term contract with a strong possibility to go permanent thereafter. An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Quality Assurance & Automation Analyst to join a well established broker based in London, City. The successful candidate will be joining a close-knit team who are extremely hard-working and supportive of one another, not to mention extremely passionate about what they do. The ideal candidate for this role would be a real team player, however also possess the ability to work independently as well as quickly and efficiently in a fast paced environment. The role is for a Quality Assurance & Automation Analystto join my companies Algorithmic Trading team on a 12 month fixed term contract (maternity cover), based our London, city. We are ideally looking for a September start in order to receive a handover from the outgoing employee. My client is looking for an intellectual and enthusiastic individual to join as a Quality Assurance and Automation Analyst within the Algorithmic Trading team. Responsibilities: Quality Assurance & Automation Analyst (Software Tester, QA Tester, Algorithmic Trading, Banking, Financial Services, FinTech, Financial Technology) - Work as an integral part of the Algorithmic development team. - Perform manual testing for the Algorithmic trading product. - Design and Implement new Automation tests, maintain existing ones. - Writing Documentation and test plans. - Work in an agile environment. - Be open minded to multiple solutions and have the ability to make decisions - Provide second line of support. Candidate requirements: Quality Assurance & Automation Analyst (Software Tester, QA Tester, Algorithmic Trading, Banking, Financial Services, FinTech, Financial Technology) - Ideally at least 1 year of Automation experience, building framework an advantage. - Ideally at least 3 years of Manual testing experience and ideally at least 1 year of financial industry experience preferred. - Good knowledge of at least one scripting language / programing language University degree in computer science - Ability to work quickly and efficiently in a fast pace environment - Ability to work independently, handle multiple tasks simultaneously and adapt quickly to changes - Powershell / Lua experience is advantageous What company will offer: Quality Assurance & Automation Analyst (Software Tester, QA Tester, Algorithmic Trading, Banking, Financial Services, FinTech, Financial Technology) - A smaller team environment with 3-10 professionals - A great place for upward and geographic mobility - Direct exposure to the decision makers and senior leaders on all sides of the business - The energetic dynamism of financial markets - Teams that are passionate about continually learning, improving and raising the bar - A community that values hard work as well as work-life balance - A company that is committed to giving back to surrounding communities, from London to New York and Hong Kong and11 locations in between
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