Fixed Income Electronic Trading QA Automation Specialist (Contractor)

Careers at Bloomberg


Posted Apr 25, 2017 - Requisition No. 58209

Are you an analytical problem solver who is energetic and creative, with a passion for quality assurance testing and a desire to build and design new test tools? If so, look no more. The Fixed Income Electronic Trading Quality Assurance Team is looking for someone to join them for a long-term contract position. As a member of the team, you will perform functional software testing on Bloomberg’s Electronic Trading platforms which provide consolidation of trading activities across Fixed Income assets. The team uses a key-word driven automation tool developed in-house with an Excel-like front-end. Clients can perform price discovery, pre-and post-trade analysis as well as straight through processing on this platform.

We’ll trust you to:

  • Build automated test scripts based on manual test cases provided by team members
  • Run and troubleshoot automated tests
  • Map Bloomberg application screens in order to make them available for automation
  • Support the team with technical troubleshooting of existing automated regression scripts
  • Design new test tools

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Arts in Business, Finance, or Computer Science field
  • Previous Software Testing/Automation experience within the financial markets sector
  • Experience with Order Management Systems or Electronic Trading Applications
  • Ability to quickly obtain detailed knowledge of complex products and apply software test techniques for rapid production releases
  • Strong MS Excel, VB Script, VB.Net, and VBA skills
  • Experience testing apis, including FIX Protocol
  • Experience with Agile methodologies
  • Strong project management skills

We’d love to see:

  • Strong knowledge of Fixed Income or Derivatives (or both)
  • Bloomberg Terminal usage

If this sounds like you:

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