Automation Test Engineer


On Site
Full Time


Black-box testing
Automated testing
Professional development
Life insurance
Test plans
Test cases
User stories
Business requirements
Test execution
Scripting language
Micro Focus
Software implementation
Backend testing
Smoke testing
Regression testing
Capital market
Financial services
Solution delivery
Wealth management
Reference data
Regulatory Compliance
Application lifecycle management
Security clearance

Job Details

Are you ready to make an impact at DTCC?

Do you want to work on innovative projects, collaborate with a dynamic and supportive team, and receive investment in your professional development? At DTCC, we are at the forefront of innovation in the financial markets. We're committed to helping our employees grow and succeed. We believe that you have the skills and drive to make a real impact. We foster a thriving internal community and are committed to creating a workplace that looks like the world that we serve.

Pay and Benefits:
  • Competitive compensation, including base pay and annual incentive
  • Comprehensive health and life insurance and well-being benefits, based on location
  • Pension / Retirement benefits
  • Paid Time Off and Personal/Family Care, and other leaves of absence when needed to support your physical, financial, and emotional well-being.
  • DTCC offers a flexible/hybrid model of 3 days onsite and 2 days remote (onsite Tuesdays, Wednesdays and a third day unique to each team or employee).

The impact you will have in this role:

The Automation Test Engineer will be responsible for developing test plans and implementing those plans against the corresponding test procedures. They should also be accountable for the development of automation scripts in Selenium java and writing SQL queries.

Your Primary Responsibilities:
  • Prepare, maintain, and implement test cases based on user stories; present results and supervise defects to closure.
  • Implement automated test scripts.
  • Maintain traceability from business requirements through test cases to automated scripts.
  • Review test cases / automation approach with collaborator to ensure comprehensive coverage and acquire feedback.
  • Track test execution breakthroughs, report on issues and risks with the potential to affect project timelines.
  • Construct appropriate end-to-end business scenarios through the application of a broad understanding of business objectives and goals.
  • Collaborate with delivery pipeline teams to drive adoption and resolve open issues.
  • Identify dependencies for environmental and data requirements; handle and maintain environment and data.
  • Provide mentorship to colleagues related to test coverage and test cases.
  • Develop a detailed understanding of the product being delivered.
  • Responsible for process compliance & associated documentation.
  • Aligns risk and control processes into day-to-day responsibilities to supervise and mitigate risk; calls out appropriately.

**NOTE: The Primary Responsibilities of this role are not limited to the details above. **

  • Minimum of 4 years of related experience
  • Bachelor's degree and/or equivalent experience

Talents Needed for Success:
  • Experience with Selenium Java and TestNG with good hands-on experience
  • Extensive experience with testing modern scripting language-based components.
  • Experience in writing sophisticated SQL queries.
  • Experience with JIRA, Micro-focus ALM, Bitbucket, Git, and Jenkins
  • Experienced in Agile/Waterfall, onsite/offshore work model and coordination.
  • In depth knowledge of the software implementation lifecycle (specifically the testing model, methodology, and processes),
  • Experience with front-end & backend testing using Java and Selenium.
  • Detailed understanding of smoke testing, and non-black box testing, as well as regression testing
  • Requires the ability to work well with both business clients and technical team and the ability to work independently, both individually and as part of a team.
  • Preferable experience in the Capital Market domain

The salary range is indicative for roles at the same level within DTCC across all US locations. Actual salary is determined based on the role, location, individual experience, skills, and other considerations. We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform crucial job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

About Us

DTCC safeguards the financial markets and helps them run efficiently, in times of prosperity and crisis. We are uniquely positioned at the center of global trading activity, processing over 100 million financial transactions every day, pioneering industry-wide, post-trade solutions and maintaining multiple data and operating centers worldwide. From where we stand, we can anticipate the industry's needs and we're working to continually improve the world's most resilient, secure and efficient market infrastructure. Our employees are driven to deliver innovative technologies that improve efficiency, lower cost and bring stability and certainty to the post-trade lifecycle.

DTCC proudly supports Flexible Work Arrangements favoring openness and gives people freedom to do their jobs well, by encouraging diverse opinions and emphasizing teamwork. When you join our team, you'll have an opportunity to make meaningful contributions at a company that is recognized as a thought leader in both the financial services and technology industries. A DTCC career is more than a good way to earn a living. It's the chance to make a difference at a company that's truly one of a kind.

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About the Team

The IT SIFMU Delivery Department supports core Clearing and Settlement application delivery for DTC, NSCC and FICC. The department also develops and supports Asset Services, Wealth Management & Insurance Services and Master Reference Data applications.

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