Senior Software QA Engineer

Position Title  Senior Software QA Engineer

Position Status Currently Hiring

Position Location(s) Philadelphia Area (Haverford, PA)

Experience Level 5+ years, preferably with experience in trading systems / analysis tools

Employment Category Full Time

Compensation Commensurate with Experience


Job Summary

We are looking for a Senior Software QA Engineer with strong analytical skills to lead and manage QA for our financial trading platform. As a member of our team, you should have a strong attention to detail with an understanding of software life cycles and testing methods. A basic understanding of trading, market data, order types, charting, and scripting are a plus.

Desired skills and experience:

  • •Minimum of five (5) years experience working in a software development organization with hands-on application software testing experience; experience in trading systems / analysis tools a plus

  • • Experience with rapid software testing, exploratory testing, system testing, production verification testing, customer certification testing, performance testing and GUI testing

  • • Object-oriented coding background desired

  • • SQL Server or other relational database experience a plus; experience with large scale data outputs strongly preferred

  • • Experience with scripting and automating testing procedures also preferred

  • • Excellent analytical, troubleshooting and problem solving skills

  • • Document defects; implement resolutions or workarounds and display results for the entire development team, enter into issue tracking system and prioritize them - Jira.

  • • Review and engage in business requirements and project management

  • • Good understanding of software development methodologies and quality processes

  • • Ability to self-motivate with training/maintaining up-to-date knowledge on industry standards, testing methodologies, as well as testing best practices and tools

  • • Responsible for QA of complex and highly integrated software systems developed in a fast-paced agile development environment

  • • Responsible for maintaining product quality documentation repository by writing and updating quality assurance procedures, test cases and outlines for testing

  • • Manage test effort across multiple environments and throughout all phases of the development life cycle

  • • Review and analyze client-specific system requirements and scope of services

  • • Collaborate with development and business partners to understand and prioritize regression testing efforts

  • • Strong analysis and problem solving skills are required – analyze functional and technical system design for testability

  • • Strong communications skills, both verbal and written, are required

  • • Bachelor's degree required. Experience may substitute for education


Summary

This is a full time opening with a solid base, bonus and great benefits for the employees and their families. H1B transfer is available, no new H1b sponsorship. Must be living in the United States and available for an in person interview. Please send your resume to careers@mpowertrading.com