SSUSA Job #621: QA Automation Engineer

Job Description


Our global financial cliet is looking for an IT professional that is someone that can be a  self-motivated, creative and proactive person able to work within a fast-paced lab environment of diverse technologies and architectures.  The successful candidate will work closely with developers, network engineers and other stakeholders, during the SDLC and QA life cycle processes, and will be responsible for the development, execution and troubleshooting of automated test scripts, as well as the analysis and reporting of their results.


·         Develop the automation strategy/effort and generate scripts to perform automated testing using (primarily) HP products (ALM/Quality Center, QTP, etc) and Selenium using Eclipse IDE.

·         Execute and analyze automation test results.

·         Document, track and escalate issues as appropriate, using Quality Center or JIRA.

·         Support testing and/or application deployment during the off-hours for validation testing.


 ·         5+ years of relevant work experience in software and/or test automation development.  Financial industry experience (FX Option, FIX Protocol) a strong plus.

 ·         Knowledge of UNIX commands to review logs is a must.

 ·         Good software development/scripting skills in common languages like VB, JAVA, PERL ,C++, and/or bash, etc

 ·         Database skills (SQL), mainly in Oracle and SQL Server

 ·         Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills, as well as strong analytical, presentation and reporting skills.

 ·         Must be able to perform work effectively in a fast]paced environment and handle multiple tasks

 ·         Good experience with different Operating Systems, with emphasis on Linux and Windows. 

 ·         Good understanding of object-oriented programming

 ·         B.S. Computer Science or technical certification and/orequivalent experience



Job Location
Parsippany, NJ

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