Technical Test Analyst – Investment Banking

London (City)
Competitive Market Rate
Posted: 2013-07-25

We are looking for an Technical Test Analyst with a demonstrable background in Server Side testing, ideally in a finance/investment bank environment.

Essential experience includes:

  • Strong experience in manual and automation testing of complex systems involving multiple feeds, transformations, analytical computations

  • Experience in counterparty risk measures, CVA, Basel 3, Options and derivatives valuation and Quant systems.

  • Testing feeds by validating expected outputs against known inputs, being comfortable analysing complicated data structures

  • High degree of curiosity around the subject matter, pro-active, keen to ensure good quality end result

  • Proven experience working with Oracle databases, writing advanced SQL

  • Developing test strategies for applications under test, working in structured and transparent manner

  • Strong understanding of test principles and the SDLC

  • Have strong analytical & numerical skills and be structured and systematic in their approach

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Enjoy working to deadlines to realise the business benefits associated with IT projects

  • Be enthusiastic and highly self-motivated

Desirable experience includes:

  • Experience of manual or automated testing of IT systems in a technical Server Side environment

  • Experience in .NET framework testing, test fixtures, Windows Scripting, Strong excel validations.

  • Strong knowledge of Interest Rates and Credit derivatives covering pricing, capture, risk management, and P&L.

  • Experience working in an agile and iterative environment, using test driven development and similar practices

  • Appreciation of IT system architecture

  • Test automation experience





Posted Date

London (City)

Competitive Market Rate