Technical/Product - Quality Assurance Engineer, Global Trading Technologies Liquidnet Holdings
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We are Liquidnet?s global trading technologies team. What does that mean?
We develop and support a state-of-the-art technology platform, enabling quantitative researchers to implement their vision and deliver it to our end-users.
We are creative and passionate technologists who encourage our teammates to break from convention, experiment with new technologies and teach us new things. Our technology is complex and exciting, and we offer a dynamic and collaborative environment where awesome ideas are generated at all levels and we have the freedom and resources to run with them.
Like us, you don?t just do this for work; you do this stuff for fun.
Your expertise lies in functional testing and specification analysis of Equity Trading Platform and Algorithms. You have a keen knowledge and understanding of the buy side trading community, market data basics, algorithmic trading, smart order routing and/or client support experience. You understand that quantitative trading is one of the main driving forces in today's equity markets and want to be part of a winning team that has revolutionized and continues to revolutionize the financial services industry.
About This Role
The QA Engineer contributes to the quality assurance and testing efforts in supporting the suite of products in Liquidnet?s Global Trading Technology department.
We are seeking an outstanding candidate to join an agile, highly professional team that collaborates with the Business, Development and Quality Assurance professionals across the organization in the delivery of applications to both Internal and External clients. This person is responsible for assisting in the delivery of quality software, reporting to the QA Lead.
The ideal candidate should be able to effortlessly switch between manual and automated testing, taking testing to the next level by efficiently examining and analyzing test results and provide insight into the software they are testing.
Functional, feature, regression, and system testing of front and server side applications
Develop a deep understanding of both the business drivers and technical implementation of Liquidnet?s Trading Platform
Provide analysis of business and design requirements, as well as participate in implementation discussions
Rapidly adapt testing effort to project needs
Develop and write automated testing scripts
Serve as second or third tier support for production issues
Work with System Testing group to help develop testing scenarios
3-5 years of experience in QA.
Understanding of testing methodology; test case design and planning, test scripting.
Defect analysis, reporting and tracking.
Experience with a variety of Global Market Data vendor interfaces.
Knowledge and understanding of the challenges in the maintenance of reference data.
Basic understanding of algorithmic trading and smart order routing.
Strong knowledge of at least one enterprise-grade RDBMS: Oracle, Sybase, or MS-SQL is required.
Excellent analytical skills.
Good verbal and written communication skills including the ability to communicate and document testing plans and results.
Excellent interpersonal skills.
Ability to work in heterogeneous environments, explore and adopt new workflows.
Strong sense of ownership and self-sufficiency.
Strong interest in analytics and problem-solving.
Strong working knowledge the FIX protocol.
Strong scripting experience of Perl and/or Python is preferred.
Experience with Automated Testing Tools, specifically VeriFIX.
Familiarity with Agile Development cycles.
Familiar with Microsoft Office products Comfortable working in Linux shell. environment Exposure to Java and/or C++ .
Knowledge of common groupware and/or version control applications is a plus.
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