We are seeking an UI/API Tester with three major characteristics: Technical Skills, Effective Communicator, Professional business acumen.
Seeking candidates in NY
API Test experience
Some SQL or postgress experience with the ability to query databases
Some NoSQL database experience (mongodb, etc.) with the ability to query databases
Solid understanding of web technologies (HTTP, web services, fluent with html/css/js)
Must be able to automate stories within sprint to facilitate CI/CD
Develops executes test plans/suites/cases for complex financial platform.
Must have a proven track record successfully delivering financial applications and have a strong sense of quality ownership.
Strong experience with web application testing tools (prefer open source software such as Selenium.)
Document and determine release readiness of products or features.
Facilitate project problem solving and troubleshooting of quality issues. Oversee defect management.
Create and execute test suites, scripts and cases.
Knowledge and experience testing API
Knowledge and experience UI testing
Support of weekly releases required
Requires substantial experience working in global organization.
Reporting - testing progress, metrics, issues.
Develop templates, tools, metrics and best practices to verify the system meets business and user requirements.
As an advocate for quality work with scrum teams to deliver quality features.
Responsible for representing the Quality organization with Business Sponsors.
Bachelor's degree MIS, computer science, engineering, financial, other technical field, or equivalent experience
Minimum 2-5 years Quality Assurance testing experience testing complex, critical financial applications a must
Excellent oral and written communications skills
Adaptable, able to learn in an accelerated pace
Independently focus on multiple initiatives
Strong test experience
Experience writing complex SQL queries.
Basic Python (locust) knowledge
Intermediate Java experience
Selenium Grid experience desirable
Postman or Soapui experience
Experience working in agile environment & testing financial services web applications.
Experience using Agile toolset Jira, Confluence, Bitbucket etc
Experience testing API and UI
Fitch Group is a global leader in financial information services with operations in more than 30 countries. Fitch Group is comprised of: Fitch Ratings, a global leader in credit ratings and research; Fitch Solutions, an industry-leading provider of credit risk products and services; and Fitch Learning, a preeminent training and professional development firm. With dual headquarters in London and New York, Fitch Group is owned by Hearst.
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