Primary Location: United States,Florida,Tampa
Other Location: United States,Texas,Irving
Education: Bachelor's Degree
Job Function: Technology
Shift: Day Job
Employee Status: Regular
Travel Time: Yes, 10 % of the Time
Job ID: 18050563
Apps Dev Tech Lead Analyst to Lead Systems Integration Testing (SIT) team across multiple diverse database platforms to meet data needs of enterprise applications in Risk Technology primarily using SDLC/SRLC methodologies in Financial Risk area. It centers around technologies such as Netezza, Teradata , Big Data and Oracle.
Spearhead the strategic test planning process, documentation, and the execution of that plan to meet deadlines and drive efficiency. This includes writing and overseeing the execution of tests (manual and automated), monitoring testing progress, reporting status, defects and retesting outcomes, tracking defect fixes and new features, and signing off on code quality Act as effective communicator, work with different teams and Testing partners on issues.
Build a suite of automated regression tests
Participate in release planning and discovery sessions to gather and validate requirements for testing.
Work as a key member of our team to craft a spirit and culture of efficiency and accountability, to our internal teams
Proficient with SQL to investigate and analyze the data Loading/transformation issues.
Opportunity to work on latest technology stack and multi-tiered/ Cloud based architecture
Opportunity to learn/ add domain skill in the area of finance and risk
Opportunity to move horizontally in other platforms/technologies eg: Hadoop, Big Data etc.
Opportunity to DIRECTLY work for one of the best Finance and Risk Technology teams on Wall Street
Minimum of 10+ years' professional QA experience, finance domain experience is a plus.
B.A. / B.S., preferably in computer science. Other preferred branches are EE, ECE. Candidates with passion for coding and systems development disciplines also can apply.
Testing expertise: A solid understanding of software testing process and methodology, from Unit Testing through User Acceptance to include: Functional, System, Integration, Regression, and load/performance testing. Thorough understanding of database concepts
Automation: Real world experience with building and managing large suites of automated tests
Ability to prioritize and manage schedules under tight, fixed deadlines.
Strong writing, communication, time-management, decision-making, and basic task organization skills
Excellent analytical, problem solving, negotiating, influencing, facilitation, prioritization, decision-making and conflict resolution skills Team work
Good written & verbal communication skills
Co-ordinate the work effort between onsite / offshore.
Sense of ownership and ability to escalate when/if required
Good change management discipline
Sincere, Flexible and willing to learn new technology as and when new mandates come
Ability to understand domain concepts
Ability to mentor team members technically