QA Developer - job id 32895


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QA Developer

Market Rate Full Time Employee

Midtown NYC, Broadway



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Jessica Ohmer


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(646) 876-9549


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(212) 616-4800 ext-570




A F/T position at a global financial services firm.


Pay Options: F/T Employee

Contact: Jessica Ohmer call (732)791-4715 / (212)616-4800 ext.570 or email jessica@sans.com with the Job Code JO32895

Location: Midtown NYC


Skills required for the position:

  • QUALITY ASSURANCE, QA, AUTOMATION, PYTHON, PERL, UNIX, LINUX, CAPITAL MARKETS, ELECTRONIC TRADING, FIX.


Detailed Info: Quality Assurance Production Management

  • QAPM provides Quality Assurance and Production Management services to all clients within the Firm. QAPM partners with the development teams to ensure seamless technology delivery to our clients.

  • QAPM goal is to deliver a first-class technology platform by ensuring top-notch service within QA and Production Management. This division will support the evolution of technology platforms and tools, manage and maintain our production plant, and ensure the implementation and adherence to proper operational controls to manage risk.

  • A global QA team is assembled to provide Quality Assurance services for software developed for Electronic Trading, part of the global Institutional Securities Business.

  • The team is a good mix of full-time employees, and contractor resources located globally. The ideal candidate should have strong QA background and technical experience in scripting languages such as Python, or similar.

  • The role is in the team that is being assembled to cover critical component for the firm. The component is in the heart of Front Office Trade Processing infrastructure.

  • Main responsibilities will be building test coverage for said component, providing automation expertise and implementing tests (coding). Close work with development teams on daily basis is expected.


Development / Computing Environment:

The key qualifications required include but not limited to:

  • 4 plus years of experience in a similar role

  • Bachelor degree in a related field

  • Experience in Quality Assurance and test automation

  • Experience in Python, PERL or related scripting language

  • Knowledge of basic coding principles

  • Knowledge of UNIX/Linux environments

  • Experience working with source control / defect tracking and continuous integration systems

  • Adopt best practices when developing automation code including comment documentation, maintainability and data-driven development

  • Ability to partner with peers and management team to continuously improve testing methods, process, techniques and use of tools

  • A quick learner, being able to adapt to a fast paced heterogeneous environment and acquire necessary knowledge

  • Knowledge of trading life cycle with exposure to trading and matching engines will be preferred

  • Basic understanding of capital markets, electronic trading, order flow and execution, FIX protocol

  • Detail oriented and be able to work in a fast paced environment

  • Computer science or degree in a similar field

  • Good handle on QA concepts and types of testing

  • Intermediate coding experience (preferable language - Python).


The position offers competitive compensation package.


Job Id: 32895