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Software Tester - Trading

Job Title: Software Tester - Trading
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
REF: BB/13646/C/KS/190719_1563548741
Contact Name: Testing Team
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Job Published: 6 months ago

Job Description

Software Tester / QA Test Engineer (Manual Automation Agile JIRA Confluence). Would like to work on complex data centric systems and improve your knowledge of financial markets as well as test automation techniques?

City based Investment Management firm with multi-billion dollars under management is seeking a bright, motivated Software Tester to join a multi-functional Scrum development team working on a Greenfield project to build a new client order management system.

You'll work across the full technology stack testing, designing and executing tests from the story level features and taking a pragmatic, common sense approach to exploratory testing to identify and resolve errors, taking ownership and accountability for issues raised. You will also gain exposure to automated testing, working with the Test Manager to identify appropriate areas for automation; there will be approximately 20% automation initially, growing to around 50% as the role progresses.

Based in fantastic City offices with a professional and dynamic yet friendly environment.

*Experience of testing enterprise scale financial, data centric systems; must have experience gained in an Asset Management / OTC trading environment
*Strong manual testing experience, ideally ISEB / ISTQB certified
*Test automation experience (any technology)
*Ability to critically evaluate information gathered from multiple sources, reconcile conflicts, translate high level information into detail and distinguish blocking bugs from nice to have improvements
*Experience of working in an Agile team
*Flexible and able to work on multiple concurrent projects
*Excellent communication skills

As a Software Tester / QA Test Engineer will earn a competitive salary (to £60k) plus bonus and benefits including 22 days holiday (rising to 25), generous pension scheme, life assurance, a huge range of high street discounts and more.

Apply now or call for more information about this Software Tester / QA Test Engineer opportunity.