Senior Manager, Derivatives QA – Singapore

  • Competitive
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Macquarie Group
  • 28 Sep 16

Senior Manager, Derivatives QA – Singapore

The Corporate Operations Group (COG) brings together specialist support services including workplace, human resources, market operations and technology. COG's purpose is to drive operational excellence through business-aligned services with a focus on quality, cost and risk. COG comprises the following divisions: Business Improvement and Strategy, Business Services, Human Resources, Market Operations, and Technology.

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The COG Technology team in Singapore is searching for an enthusiastic and talented front office analyst and tester to join the Derivatives desk within the Macquarie Securities Group. Derivatives predominately focus on market making and algorithmic strategies across the Asian region. It relies heavily on in-house developed real-time trading systems to actively execute, manage trading risk and comply with liquidity and other regulations.

In this exciting role, you will:

  • Ensure high availability of trading systems by completely understanding the system requirements and testing appropriately.
  • Work with various systems involved in trading, analysis, connectivity, trade flow, monitoring and other tooling.
  • Work within a global team of motivated and talented people to deliver quality technology solutions in a demanding business environment.
  • Manage a small team of offshore testers
  • Deliver to agreed constraints of time, budget and scope.
  • Directly interact with senior management and the IT operations teams.
  • Manage time appropriately across multiple concurrent projects.

To apply for this role, you must:
  • Possess a tertiary education in computer science or similar (strong academic performance is commended)
  • Have more than 10 years of experience in testing trading systems
  • Have more than 5 years of experience in testing market making systems.
  • Have experience working with users, developers, operations and management.
  • Have previous experience in test automation
  • Have previous experience in managing a small team of testing staff
  • Work well under pressure.
  • Demonstrate strong written and verbal communication skills.

Macquarie understands the importance of diversity and inclusion - our long history of success has come from being different. At Macquarie we value the innovation and creativity that diversity of thought brings. The one thing we all have in common is our focus on high performance. If you're capable, motivated and can deliver, we want you on our team.

Advertised: 29 Aug 2016 Singapore Standard Time
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