Software Development in Test QA Analyst

test plans, test cases, unix commands, sql, java or python scripting
Full Time
$80,000 - $90
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

A Leading Financial Data Firm in Manhattan is seeking a Passionate, Full-Time, permanent, employee, 3-4 year Software Development Engineer in Test position:


General Summary:

We seek a passionate Software Development Engineer in Test to join our Quality Assurance team. The candidate must have good understanding of Quality Assurance concepts, practices and tools. Candidates must be capable of reviewing software applications objectively, work with Business Analysts and End-Users to understand requirements, work with Developers to understand the impact of changes to assist debugging and enhancing our Data Service applications.

The candidate will be part of technology team and will:

  • Review functional requirements to assess their impact on the software applications and formulate tests cases from them
  • Write concise, complete, well organized test cases, bug reports and status reports
  • Participate in setup, configuration and maintenance of software test environments
  • Evaluate the application and test cases to be automated. Work with team to write automation test scripts and create a library of automated tests to maximize test coverage
  • Contribute to team by performing analysis, monitoring systems and assisting technical & product managers in the evaluation of QA processes
  • Provide release support during production software deployment
  • Have break-it attitude and at the same time be a problem solver.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Attention to detail and ability to work on multiple projects at same time
  • 3+ years experience testing applications
  • Experience with mainstream defect tracking tools and test management tools
  • Experience working with any automation tools like Selenium, Cypress, JMeter
  • Good knowledge and hands-on experience with following technologies:
  • JAVA and / or Python
  • MySQL / Oracle
  • LINUX system

Desired Additional Requirements:

  • Experience in the Financial Industry (experience with Fixed Income products is preferred)
  • Hands-on experience with basic server administration, including configuring files, starts and stops
  • Knowledge of Continuous Integration (CI) and experience working with build and release tools such as Jenkins, Rundeck, Maven
  • Experience with code version systems like SVN, Git

List of preferred degree(s), license(s), and/or certification(s):

B.S. in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Math or equivalent

Posted By

Marla Liebel

6 East 39th St., Suite 1102 New York, NY, 10016

Dice Id : emtekny
Position Id : 6253562
Originally Posted : 1 month ago
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