Technical/Product - Quality Assurance Engineer, Trading Technology 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. Flawlessly.
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 product suite in Global Trading Technology.
We are seeking an outstanding candidate to join an agile, highly professional team that collaborates with both Development and Quality Assurance professionals as well as Business representatives 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.
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 .
Working knowledge of FIX protocol.Familiar with Microsoft Office products.
Comfortable working in Linux shell environment.
Exposure to Java and/or C++.Familiarity with Shell, Perl, and/or Python scripting. .
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.
PreferredExperience with a variety of Global Market Data vendor interfaces.
Familiarity with Agile Development cycles.Knowledge of reference data maintenance challenges.Knowledge of common groupware and/or version control applications is a plus.
Basic exposure to messaging models (pub-sub, p2p, etc.), and low-latency. messaging products such as Smart Sockets, 29West, Solace, etc.
Strong interest in analytics and problem-solving.
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