QA Automation Engineer
Networkers International (UK) Limited
Montréal, Canada
19d ago

Introduction

Networkers Technology have partnered with a leading technology company to find a QA Automation Engineer to work with them on a contract to hire basis.

No corp to corp applicants please.

QA Automation Engineer

QA Automation Engineer provides Quality Assurance and Production Management services to all clients within the Firm. Quality Assurance Automation Engineer partners with the development teams to ensure seamless technology delivery to our clients.

Quality Assurance Automation Engineer's goal is to deliver a first-class technology platform by ensuring top-notch service within QA and Production Management.

This division will support the evolution of technology platforms and tools, manage and maintain our production plant, and ensure the implementation and adherence to proper operational controls to manage risk.

Algorithmic Trading Services QA is a global QA team assembled to provide Quality Assurance services for software developed for the Algorithmic Electronic Trading, Client and Exchange Connectivity inside of the clients Trading, part of the global Institutional Securities Business.

The role is to join the existing team and help to grow the coverage globally by building automation solutions. The testing team is a good mix of full-

time employees, and contractor resources located globally.

The ideal candidate should have 3-6 year experience (2-4 years of development of server side testing solutions preferred) with technical experience in scripting languages such as Python, PERL and the FIX protocol.

Hands on experience with development and test automation tools / frameworks are desired.

The candidate will be expected to act as a representative for FIC-ET QA working very closely with the development managers and key stakeholders in the technology organization to ensure the product deliverables meets the business needs.

The candidate will be involved in defining and executing test strategies for products delivered by the ATS organization for the firm.

The key qualifications required include but not limited to :

  • 3-6 year experience in Quality Assurance and test automation (2-4 years of development of server side automated testing solutions preferred) - Selenium
  • Technical experience in Python, PERL or related scripting language (knowledge with the FIX protocol preferred)
  • Proficient knowledge of basic coding principles
  • Strong knowledge of UNIX / Linux environments
  • Experience working with source control / defect tracking and continuous integration systems
  • Adopt best practices when developing automation code including comment documentation, maintainability and data-driven development
  • Ability to partner with peers and management team to continuously improve testing methods, process, techniques and use of tools
  • A quick learner, being able to adapt to a fast paced heterogeneous environment and acquire necessary knowledge
  • Knowledge of trading life cycle with exposure to trading and matching engines will be preferred
  • Basic understanding of capital markets, electronic trading, order flow and execution, FIX protocol
  • Detail oriented and be able to work in a fast paced environment
  • Strong verbal and written communication
  • Networkers acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

    Gattaca Plc provides support services to Networkers and may assist with processing your application.

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