QA Automation Tester with trading experience (Fulltime position)

Location: NYC NY, .
Date Posted: 10-04-2017
Job title: QA Test (With Trading Platform Experience)
Fulltime position
Location: NYC NY
 
Job Description
The client wants  experience in automated testing of real-time distributed systems
The Client is looking for QA Tester with Trading Experience
.  Our backend elements are built using C#, using custom messaging mechanisms over multiple transport protocols, with customized persistence and storage mechanisms, all optimized for high-volume enterprise-class real-time access-controlled data processing. Our front-end elements are browser-based applications built using html and javascript. In this position, you will be exposed to the entire system stack and develop a rich understanding of both the system mechanisms and the application business domains.
Job Responsibilities As a key member of the software development and delivery team, you will:
● Be part of a multi-disciplinary team focused on delivering world-class industrial-strength software
● Work with other test engineers, system developers, analysts, and project managers to ensure high-quality releases
● Envision and plan test protocols for functionality, performance, stability, and scalability at multiple levels of complexity
● Build test harnesses, test suites, test scenarios, and metrics collection mechanisms
 ● Incorporate test automation mechanisms into continuous-integration pipelines
● Perform component, system, integration, acceptance and smoke testing
● Work with developers to reproduce, locate, and identify bugs
● Analyze test results and prepare load, performance, and envelope projections
● Explore and evaluate potential test tooling and test automation enhancements 
● Cultivate expertise in relevant aspects of target business domains and apply that knowledge to maximize technology value
● Assist project and product leaders in making risk-managed planning and release decisions  
Skills/Qualifications: 
● Experience running, troubleshooting, and testing distributed systems
● Understanding of multithreading and concurrency implications for test scenarios and test harnesses
● Familiarity with WebSockets and/or message oriented middleware
● Familiarity with serialization techniques like JSON, binary, or protobufs
● Familiarity with BDD and at least one test definition language (like Gherkin)
● Familiarity with automated acceptance testing tools (like Cucumber, SpecFlow) is preferred
● Proficiency in one or more scripting languages (javascript and python preferred) for automated API testing is required
● Competency in C# for developing performance test harnesses and developing embedded test bridging is preferred
● Some experience with trading or post-trading systems, payment systems, or financial processing systems is preferred
● Knowledge of Bitcoin, cryptocurrencies, and/or blockchain technologies is a plus
● Strong verbal and written communication skills with ability to collaborate with both technical and business staff
● Ability to meet deadlines and work well under pressure in a fast-paced team environment
● Passionate about technology and problem-solving
● Desire to learn about complex financial business domains
● 3-5 years experience testing distributed software
Thanks & Regards,

Wajid | Technical Recruiter
Global Nest
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Voice:(732) 333-4382 I Fax: (732) 479 -1321
E-mail: wajid@globalnest.com
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