QA Software Automation Engineer

QA Software Automation Engineer
Full Time
$90k - 100k per year

Job Description

job summary:

Who we are looking for

We're looking for a talented, experienced Software QA Automation Engineer with solid technical skills and a passion for writing and testing software to drive automated testing of our FX trading platform. This position would involve continued evaluation of test cases for inclusion in test regression, test coverage and automation of newly implemented functionality, and development of tools to enable QA efficiencies. The Automation engineer will also work closely with Software Developers and QA Manager to form and follow quality procedures, standards and specifications ensuring they are met and deliver the highest quality products in a timely and cost-effective manner. Position offers location flexibility and control over the daily scheduling. Boston and New York preferred locations.

Why this role is important to us

Our technology function, GlobalLink IT (GLIT), is vital to the GlobalLink division and is the key enabler for our business to deliver the fastest trading platform to our clients. We're driving the company's digital transformation and expanding business capabilities using industry best practices and advanced technologies such as cloud, artificial intelligence and robotics process automation.

We offer a collaborative environment where technology skills and innovation are valued in a global organization. We're looking for top technical talent to join our team and deliver creative technology solutions that help us become an end-to-end, next-generation financial services company.

Join us if you want to grow your technical skills, solve real problems and make your mark on our industry.

What we value

These skills will help you succeed in this role

  • Strong time management and communication skills
  • Ability to work under pressure to meet varying deadlines and work volumes
  • Strong management skills and the ability to work in a team environment
  • Strong project management skills or experience
  • Confident in making decisions autonomously and taking initiative.

Education & Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or similar technical field
  • 3+ years of experience as a Automation Engineer or Whitebox testing of Java Applications
  • Experience developing automation in at least one of OO/scripting languages - Java, C#/C++, Python
  • Experienced in test automation using BDD/Cucumber combined with strong hands-on experience with Ruby/Java/C# with Selenium
  • Experience in test framework design and development with JUnit or TestNg framework
  • Ability to work with Ant build script, Maven and latest CICD tools like Jenkins, TeamCity
  • Knowledge of UI Automation, Web Service Automation and Performance / Load testing.
  • Coding experience with automated testing frameworks, tools, services, and physical devices

Additional Requirements

  • Strong knowledge of QA methodology and tools, with demonstrated experience in an SDET role
  • Solid understanding of Software Development Life Cycle


location: BOSTON, Massachusetts

job type: Permanent

salary: $90,000 - 100,000 per year

work hours: 9am to 5pm

education: Bachelors



As QA Automation Engineer you will

  • Build, enhance and maintain an automated test infrastructure for multi-platform products that will be used to validate all aspects of the product operation.
  • Knowledge of continuous testing tool like Jenkins and Teamcity
  • Evaluate product functionality and create test strategies and test cases to assess product quality.
  • Integrate with SCM infrastructure to establish a continuous build and test cycle using CICD tools - Jenkins or Teamcity.
  • Comfortable working on Linux environment
  • Establish processes and tools set to maintain automation scripts and generate regular test reports.
  • Knowledge of how distributed systems work



  • Experience level:
  • Education: Bachelors (required)

  • Test Engineer
  • Quality Engineer
  • QA Tester
  • QA
  • Automation
  • Quick Test Pro
  • QA Analyst
  • Junit
  • Java
  • testNg
  • Teamcity
  • Jenkins
  • UI Automation

For certain assignments, Covid-19 vaccination and/or testing may be required by Randstad's client or applicable federal mandate, subject to approved medical or religious accommodations. Carefully review the job posting for details on vaccine/testing requirements or ask your Randstad representative for more information.

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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Position Id : 874958
Originally Posted : 2 months ago
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