Senior QA Analyst _ Fixed Income
Diversity Resource Staffing. Inc
 Atlanta, GA
JOB DESCRIPTION

Senior QA Analyst

Company is one of the world’s largest financial institutions for derivatives exchanges and clearinghouses.  Company is a recognized leader in the financial industry for designing and implementing award winning, state-of-the-art technology that operates critical market infrastructure everyday.

BENEFITS AND PERKS
  • Competitive compensation packages including cash bonuses

  • Comprehensive benefits packages including generous 401(k) match

  • Discounted employee stock purchase plan

  • Weekly tech talks

  • Work/Life Programs and Corporate Discounts

  • Paid parental leave


JOB DESCRIPTION

As a Senior QA Analyst you will work directly with Systems Analysts, the Development, and Project Management teams to understand the business/product requirements and system requirements.  You will be responsible for authoring and reviewing test scenarios, executing test cases, and if you can break our systems - writing up the corresponding defects.  You will be exposed to automation test execution and automation test script maintenance.  With a focus on our Clearing Systems, you will be responsible for testing all functionality associated with post-execution trade management including settlement, reconciliation, risk management within a RIA Web-based user interface and persistent messaging technology stack.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Strong background in functional testing with the ability to design and develop comprehensive test strategy and test cases for clearing and settlement of fixed income trades

  • Review business and functional requirements in order to produce a test strategy and test cases.

  • Create Software release Test Plan, and test cases required for each test cycle.

  • Create overall strategy, dependencies and risks assessment for testing complex fixed income trading applications.


REQUIREMENTS

  • Must have 3+ years of experience with Fixed Income markets including knowledge of security master definitions, market data integration, participant and accounts onboarding, trade processing and post-trade allocations

  • Minimum of 3+ years of experience in enterprise application testing, test executions, defect reporting.

  • Track record of completing assignments on time with a high degree of quality.

  • Excellent analytical, problem-solving, communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Ability to set priorities and multi-task in a fast paced environment.

  • Experience in test automation (regression and performance) is a plus.

  • Prefer 3+ years of experience working in UNIX/Linux and SQL/Oracle environments.

  • B.S. or higher in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, or related discipline.

  • Extensive knowledge of testing process, testing methodology analysis and defect reporting tools.

  • Ability to work independently and productively under pressure.

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.

  • Programming skills (sufficient to write automation scripts, and to validate test results in a database, or through some other non-GUI based method) is a plus