Test Analyst

Competitive | London | Contract
Posted 1 month ago

Test Analyst - Order Management system

Our client within the financial services arena require a successful Test Analyst with a strong recent OMS background, You will have experience working within the financial services and or large blue chips clients.

Essential skills & knowledge required must include:

• Combination of software development and testing experience

• Must have business knowledge of Investment Management or Investment Banking, and have detailed understanding of asset classes in one or more of Fixed Income, Equity, including Derivatives.

• Extensive hands on experience of the Charles River application or similar order management systems

• Strong SQL skills are essential.

• Variety of knowledge in technologies – AS/400, Websphere, Messaging

• Good conceptual knowledge of Unit level / SIT Level / UAT level / Regression level testing

• Good hands on experience and knowledge on testing tools : Mercury / Rational

• Hands on knowledge of web, client server and workstation technologies

• Design, prepare and execute medium / complex end to end test cases.

• Responsible for all aspects of testing from static testing of requirements, review of development unit tests, integration testing, and especially user acceptance.

• Run testing workshops with various stakeholders to identify test requirements

• Liaise with developers, business analysts and business users to derive test case information and identify appropriate test coverage

• Identify and source any required test data

• Convert and validate customer requirements into test cases

• Creation of Integrated End to End Test Scripts.

• Work closely with the business throughout UAT to ensure a successful outcome of testing.

• Knowledge share testing skills to other team members

• Compliance to agreed standards and processes

• Contribute to continuous improvement of testing standards, process, procedure and methodology


• Understanding of testing processes and procedures and complete software development lifecycle

• Experience of working with multi-cultural and geographically disparate teams

• Delivery and results focused

• Well presented with good communication skills

• Able to prioritise own activities, work under pressure

Please get in touch for a full detailed job spec.

For more information about this role, please contact:

Shane Hickmott

shane.hickmott@itqfinancial.com
01892 553247

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