Senior IT AES Algorithmic Trading QA
The Algorithmic trading team is looking to onboard a QA specialist to help build our next gen Algo platform. In our team, you will work in close partnership with development, product, data engineering and the quant groups to design and develop a state of the art automated QA framework for the platform.
This role offers an outstanding opportunity to build a new Algo platform from the ground up with significant exposure to technical design, product development, data engineering and quantitative research.
- Design the quality framework and act as a product manager for the QA tools and process.
- Set direction on development of the QA automation tools and processes.
- Quality Assurance for the Algo platform
- Continuous maintenance & improvements of the test packs
- Ability to envision, design and implement test cases for algorithmic trading functions.
- Contribute towards Agile and Continuous Integration processes
- Collaboratively work with the business & technical staff on requirement analysis & delivering end-to-end features
- Provide Level 3 support for the platform
- You have a strong understanding of automated testing techniques
- Previous experience in testing automated trading platforms, knowledge of sell side Algos is required.
- Understanding of how quantitative trading models (predictions, fair value, market impact etc) are utilized in automated trading solutions.
- Understanding of market microstructure and the regulatory environments across major Asian exchanges
- Deep understanding of agile methodologies and continuous integration processes.
- Working knowledge of common scripting platforms such as python, shell etc.
- Ability to prioritize multiple tasks, set goals and meet deadlines
- Ability to lead a small team
- You are ambitious, dedicated and hardworking who can work on own initiative whilst also working collaboratively and deliver on time with a high level of integrity, sense of urgency, attention to detail and quality standards