VP - Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET) Lead
Mumbai, India | Morgan Stanley
Functions:IT / Information Technology
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The candidate must be hands-on Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET) to Lead QA team and should be able to work with geographically dispersed Dev & QA team in a very dynamic, rapidly evolving and high pressure, high visibility project setting. The candidate is expected to contribute in a hands-on fashion on the project as well as take ownership of various QA deliverables. The following will be the candidates key focus areas:
·Passionate around automating end-to-end testing including frontend/backend applications.
·Being comfortable with frequent, incremental code testing and deployment.
·Ability to use a wide variety of open source and in house technologies and tools.
·Take a hands-on approach to implementing QA processes right from requirements analysis, test design, automation and analysis.
·Own the quality and timeliness of delivery.
·Collaborate with developers, business and multiple global stakeholders to drive QA agenda & standards by engaging with them throughout the SDLC
·Communicate key issues and progress updates in a regular, accurate, timely fashion.
·10+ years of hands on experience working on QA automation or development teams
·Strong scripting skills, like Perl, Linux/Unix shell.
·Ability to work on well documented API’s in any languages but not restricted to Java, Python, Perl, etc. and leveraging a range of in-house developed tools
·Good knowledge about testing concepts and understanding of database concepts, OOPs concepts and strong in core Java skills.
·Proficient in traditional RDBMS schema and SQL, particularly Sybase, DB2.
·Strong working knowledge of various test types including client/server, white-box, black-box, positive/negative, and relational database testing.
·Experience working with source control / defect tracking and continuous integration systems.
·Experience around automating end to end testing including frontend/backend applications.
·Experience with performance and stress testing frameworks.
·Good knowledge about testing concepts with excellent test analysis skills.
·Solid test design skills, test case automation and analysis.
·Detail oriented and should be able to work in a fast paced environment.
·Strong analytical ability and problem solving skills.
·Excellent interpersonal skills and professional approach.
·Exposure to BDD (JBehave / Cucumber/ Fitness / Concordion).
·Agile software development experience, preferably Scrum
·Continuous Integration tools like Jenkins
·Understanding of Investment Banking industry
·Basic knowledge on Reference Data related to Pricing and Products, Equities/Derivatives products, Trading, Corporate Actions, etc.