IHS Markit are seeking experienced testing professionals to join its Integrated Reporting QA team. This position will involve hands-on test build / execution role in the financial domain.
It is a highly technical position and will require strong knowledge of JAVA, Cucumber and other automated testing tools and technologies.
A good understanding of BDD and a financial services background is preferable as the individual will liaise with technology leads, development teams, Business Analysts, Product Development, Product Managers, Operations / Evaluators and application support teams.
Responsibilities include :
Work closely with product team to understand the requirements from business perspective
Coordinate with Product and QA teams to ensure the specifications are implemented in Gherkin format to expediate implementation in the BDD automation framework
Design and write maintainable automated feature scripts using Java, Cucumber / Gherkin. Review the code quality / coverage using industry standard tools e.g. Sonar
Execute / run test cases, review test results and report defects.
Coordinate with Product and Development teams on requirement gaps and resolution of issues.
Coordination with Performance test team to provide the necessary functional details
Experience of Investment Banking and Financial Products including the Trade Lifecycle is highly desirable.
Understanding of FPML schema, XML messaging / MQ’s would also be beneficial.
Strong knowledge and practical experience of Java implementations of automated solutions
Experience of tools & frameworks including TestNG, Selenium
Strong experience with BDD and cucumber
Experience with CI / CD and pipeline integration
Should be aware of latest technology trends and their relevance in seeking out technical solutions
Good understanding of relational databases, SQL, stored procedures and other data manipulation technologies.
Understanding of FPML schema designing, XML messaging / MQ’s
Knowledge of defect management tools e.g. JIRA
Experience with AWS technologies is highly desirable.
Education and experience
University Graduate with a Computer Science or an Engineering degree.
Strong Background in Testing Methodology
4-8 Years in a structured testing organization.
Good exposure of working in agile environment and geographically distributed teams.
In-depth knowledge of OTC Derivatives, Trades lifecycle, Regulatory / Compliance, Front - end trade booking applications.
Understanding of BDD test framework is a plus.
A self- starter who balances personal initiative with team initiatives
Ability to work well in a dynamic environment with rapidly changing priorities and requirements
Excellent verbal and writing skills
Good communication and collaboration skills
Ability to communicate clearly and concisely on all levels (team, management and customers)
Ability to work well in a global team with lots of direct contact both inside the team and to the users of the service
Inclusion and diversity are critical to the success of IHS Markit, and we actively encourage applications from people of all backgrounds.
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