Iris's Direct Client, one of the largest Investment Bank is looking to hire Senior QTP Automation QA for a longterm contract opportunity.
Job Description and Requirement
Senior QA - with Automation Scripting/Testing
As part of a premier Fixed Income trading group, you will review Business requirements/design specifications, create test plans, write test scripts, execute test procedures and generate defect reports.
Work closely with the QA and Applications Development team and Business Analysts in delivering new enhancements and maintaining existing applications that support the trading of various fixed income instruments.
You will be expected to gain knowledge of how the internals of business works from receiving offers to executing trades.
-Extensive testing experience of multi-tier apps (trading system testing experience a Plus)
-Creating and executing test scripts/plans/cases based on business requirements.
-Must have experience in developing VB scripting for QTP
-Ensuring the necessary environment for appropriate testing is in place.
-Reporting and managing issues and test activities on a regular basis.
-Experience creating SQL queries using MS SQL and Data level testing (Offerings, Orders etc)
-Knowledge of Unix commands to review logs, run text based commands to initiate tests etc is a must
-Experience with issue tracking tools (JIRA/QC a Plus)
-Knowledge of the Software Development Life Cycle and working in a fast paced Agile environment
-Financial industry experience (Bonds, Stocks) a strong plus
-Must be self starter and have the ability to work independently and within a team
-Excellent written and verbal communication skills with outstanding attention to detail
-Strong analytical skills and multi-tasking required -Experience with QA automation tools a plus
-Knowledge of MQ Series and XML messaging a Plus.