SQA Engineer

SQA Engineer

Markit HIS
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Job Description

Department overview:
Markit Delta One, a division of Markit is a specialist provider of managed and installed data services, delivering world-class data, technology and service solutions focusing on the complex and evolving Index and ETF data needs. Used in the front, middle and back office by the world's leading Investment Banks, Asset Managers, Fund Administrators, Prime Brokers and Hedge Funds.
Job Description:
The Quality Assurance Engineers test code at the user level, both manually and with automated tools. Our QAs use black/gray box testing techniques they are able to understand software internals, debug problems using log files, and write automated tests and/or user-level test automation tools.
QAs work with Software Development Engineers to understand features and technical implementation. QAs also work with groups such as Product Management and User Experience Design to understand customer usage models and develop test plans and test suites that approximate real-world environments and regression tests.
QAs are also responsible for driving the software development process toward quality-centric methodologies. As a Software Quality Assurance Engineer, you will work with consumer application testing expertise. You will join the team of hands-on, pro-active, self-motivated and seasoned SQA professionals.
The QAs responsibilities include designing and developing automated test suite of applications using test technologies like selenium, cucumber, java.
Key Responsibilities
  • Quality from the start - get involved in the user story definition process and write test scenarios upfront.
  • Bring a QA perspective to planning sessions and ensure test effort is taken into consideration.
  • Develop and execute automated tests and test plans.
  • Work with product owners to ensure they sign off work items during the UAT phase
  • Creation of automated test within as well as conversion of current manual tests.
  • Efficiently execute test cases across all functional areas of our products
  • Review user interface for conformity to design guidelines
  • Finding, isolate, document, regress, and track bugs through resolution
  • Work closely with product management, QA, UI designers, front and back end developers.

Proven skills, abilities and experience in:
  • Full understanding of testing websites / back-end applications and associated technologies
  • Communication skills - ability to communicate with clients and line management
  • Experience of agile and the Scrum methodology
  • Experience with test automation tools and strategies
  • Experience of using BDD effectively
  • Proven Java experience
  • WebDriver (not IDE) experience
  • Experience with Continuous Delivery processes & tools

Specific Technology skills and experience in:
  • Java 8+
  • HTML - including HTML5
  • Selenium, Cucumber
  • Maven
  • TestNG/Junit
  • Jenkins, Gitlab, TeamCity or similar CI/CD tool
  • Docker
    Any skills in the following a bonus:
  • Financial knowledge in the area of index/ETF
  • Previous exposure to AWS cloud technologies
  • Exposure to API testing

Inclusion and diversity are critical to the success of IHS Markit, and we actively encourage applications from people of all backgrounds. We are committed to providing equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other protected category. For more information on the many ways in which we enthusiastically support inclusion and diversity efforts for both candidates and employees, please access our Inclusion & Diversity Statement .
We are proud to provide reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. If you are interested in applying for employment with IHS Markit and need special assistance or an accommodation to use our website or to apply for a position, pleaseor call +1 212 849 0399. Determination on requests for reasonable accommodation are considered on a case-by-case basis.This contact information (email and phone) is intended for application assistance and accommodation requests only.We are unable to accept resumes or provide information about application status through the phone number or email address above. Resumes are only accepted through the online application process, and only qualified candidates will receive consideration and follow-up.
IHS Markit maintains a substance-free workplace employees may be asked to submit to a drug test (where permitted by law). In addition, as a federal contractor in the United States, the company participates in the E-Verify Program to confirm eligibility to work.
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