Software Test and Automation Engineer
Posted on Apr 5, 2019 by Request Technology - Craig Johnson
Prestigious Financial Markets Firm is currently seeking a Software Test and Automation Engineer.
Candidate will build and operate automated and efficient software testing scripts that will enable candidate to serve as a gate keeper for all systems environments. Candidate will be regulating, synchronizing, and publishing the specific states of each systems environment, and will order changes in a way that will minimize risk while carefully managing test environments in order to greatly lower overall spend on cloud services. The core outputs of this role are speed, organization, efficiency, risk management and cost reduction.
Develop automated tests for existing features alongside engineers
Work closely with developers and build testing for new features during development
Design and build tools and infrastructure to help our engineering teams measure and improve the quality in our product development pipeline
Build code coverage, code quality, and static analysis tools to detect problems early
Help us accelerate our CI/CD pipeline and define the quality criteria in each phase
Work closely with product and engineering teams to establish the technical vision for test frameworks and automation
Actively participate in design reviews and speak for testability and reliability
Candidates must have a minimum of five years of progressive experience in a QA engineering role with a focus in financial systems preferably centered around trading and exchange transaction processing technology utilizing agile development
Experience managing cloud resources
Experience with Selenium, Cypress, Jest, Mocha, or similar testing frameworks
Ability to communicate network security issues to peers and management