Sr SQA Engineer

We are seeking experienced testing professionals to join our client's 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.


  • 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.

Commercial awareness

  • In-depth knowledge of OTC Derivatives, Trades lifecycle, Regulatory/Compliance, Front - end trade booking applications.
  • Understanding of BDD test framework is a plus.

Personal impact

  • 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)

We are looking forward to receiving your application over the application-dashboard. Our responsible consultant will contact you immediately after receipt.

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