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Automation Test Engineer (Java/ Trading) - Investment Bank

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JAMIE GEORGE

I am currently looking for a Automation Test Engineer (Trading/ Java) to join a top investment bank based in London. The role will be a Vice President permanent role and will be working on a new project within the business.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Designing and implementing automated tests for algorithmic trading applications that satisfy all functional and control requirements
  • Designing and implementing processes which enable complete automation of both test execution and evidence collection
  • Continuing the development, enhancement and support of testing standards for electronic trading systems and trading algorithm strategies
  • Providing well-designed, robust and reusable algorithmic components to facilitate agile prototyping, testing and back-testing of algorithmic trading strategies
  • Participating in the full development lifecycle of features

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Experienced Developer in Test
  • Strong experience automating processes and setting up automation frameworks from scratch
  • Proven track record in delivering systems that operate in a front office environment
  • Experience of building test automation in an algo trading environment is highly desirable
  • Understanding of modern test automation approaches (TDD, BDD)
  • Familiarity with KDB time series database is a bonus

Location - London

Role - Permanent

Salary - £100,000 - £120,000

If you feel like you are a strong match for my requirements, please send me over an updated copy of CV and I will get back in touch.

Many thanks,

Jamie

McGregor Boyall is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on any grounds.

 

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