UI Quality Assurance (QA) Specialist

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JAMES HILTON

UI Quality Assurance (QA) Specialist – London

A Major Asset Management firm that provides front to back-office services to select third party managers and financial institutions are looking for a UI QA Specialist to join their team in London. This is a fantastic opportunity, not only to join a growing company working with the latest tools and technologies in the market but also offers a highly competitive compensation package with flexible working for a great work/life balance.

As a UI Quality Assurance (QA) Specialist you will be part of a development group that is currently made up of around 40 React and C# developers, organised into feature teams, with each feature team containing a mix of front and back-end skills.

The stack is comprised of React/Redux/TypeScript frontend, C# .Net Core services which call into a proprietary C++ quant library. Hosted on Linux in AWS with large calculations distributed over many instances, messaging via Redis.

Source control, CI, CD and issue tracking are all done in GitLab. Daily deployments to production using Terraform and CloudFormation to provision AWS Elastic Container Service clusters, Elastic Beanstalk environments and API Gateways.

Features and prioritisation come from our Product Owner, coordination of our Kanban workflow from our Programme Manager. You will work hand in hand with a world class quant analysis group who continue to enhance the C++ quant library.

Key Requirements:

  • 3+ years’ experience as a UIWeb QA Specialist
  • Exceptional attention to detail, analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Advanced knowledge of exploratory testing techniques and writing testing documentation
  • Great communication skills and the ability to work as part of a team – bouncing ideas off colleagues and building consensus

Desirable (not essential):

  • Experience with ag-Grid
  • Single-page web applications
  • Experience with FX, interest rates, equities, credit and commodity cash and derivative products

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

 

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