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Junior Software Engineer (Test)

 

Website https://twitter.com/trading_tech Trading Technologies

We pioneer futures trading software, infrastructure and data solutions for the most discriminating capital markets professionals.

Position Summary.

We are currently seeking a self-motivated, creative and talented Junior Software Engineer (Test) who will thrive on exposing issues and improving the quality of our state of the art trading applications. Automation Test Engineers are constantly challenged to understand complex trading strategies, uncover software issues in our trading platform through testing and to provide feedback that can help enhance our end user experience.

Job Responsibilities.

  • Design, develop and execute test plans and test cases based on software requirements and technical design specs
  • Assist in reproducing, investigating and debugging software issues in coordination with the Development team
  • Recommend product improvements, usability enhancements or corrections in coordination with Product Management team
  • Responsible for testing product releases using a combination of automated and manual tests
  • Thoroughly test new features manually, then convert them to automated tests for the regression suite
  • Help identify gaps in test coverage and write automation to plug the gaps

Job Qualifications.

  • 3 years experience with scripting automation tests
  • 2 years work experience with Selenium
  • 3+ years experience with Python is required.
  • Automation framework design and development is a plus
  • Working knowledge of an object oriented language and principles
  • Strong analytical skills and commitment to continuous testing improvement
  • Must understand the testing and development life cycle methodologies
  • Knowledge of the financial industry and trading systems is a plus

What we bring to the table.

  • Competitive benefits, including: private medical scheme, dental & vision insurance life insurance and EPF
  • Flexible work schedules – with some remote work
  • 21 paid annual leave days per year with the ability to roll over days into the following year, robust paid holiday schedule with early dismissal, generous parental leave (for all genders and staff, including adoptive parents)
  • Tech resources, including: company-provided Mac or PC laptop, “rent-to-own” plans that deduct the buyout price of company-provided tech resources and a tech accessories budget for monitors, headphones, keyboards, etc.
  • Subsidy contributions toward gym memberships and health/wellness initiatives (including weight-loss or smoking cessation)
  • Casual dress code and inspiring, motivating office environment
  • Forward-thinking, culture-based organization with collaborative teams that promote diversity and inclusion through efforts such as TT Women in Tech
  • Internal culture committee dedicated to evolving company-wide camaraderie through onsite, offsite and international team-building events

Company Overview.

Trading Technologies (TT) creates professional trading software, infrastructure and data solutions for a wide variety of users, including proprietary traders, brokers, money managers, CTAs, hedge funds, commercial hedgers and risk managers. In addition to providing access to the world’s major international exchanges and liquidity venues via its TT® trading platform, TT offers domain-specific technology for cryptocurrency trading and machine-learning tools for real-time trade surveillance.

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Trading Technologies (TT) is an equal opportunity employer. Equal employment has been, and continues to be a required practice at the Company. Trading Technologies’ practice of equal employment opportunity is to recruit, hire, train, promote and base all employment decisions on ability, rather than race, color, religion, national origin, sex/gender orientation, age, disability, sexual orientation, genetic information or any other protected status.

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