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Junior Test Analyst (FX Trading)- Banking- London- £300pd

£250 - £300 per annum
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CONNOR CHOUDHURY

I am currently looking for a Junior Test Analyst (FX Trading) to join a top investment bank based in London. The role will be a contract role and will be working on a new project within the business.

Duties and Responsibilities

Analyse new or changed functionality in order to create test plans, test cases and test scripts that can be carried out to agreed standards within a specified timeframe

Develop an understanding of the test environments and identify environment and data requirements before testing begins

Execute manual tests on new or changed functionality and record results accurately

Understand the complex client-server environment to identify where issues originate and need to be investigated

Record and execute all test scripts in Quality Centre

Key Requirements

Junior Test Analyst

Knowledge of the financial markets (FX, Equities, Commodities, Derivatives etc) would be ideal

SQL

UNIX/ Linux

Quality Centre/ JIRA experience

Contract

Location: London

£250-300 per day

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,

Connor

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

 

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