Automation Testing Specialist - Investment Banking IT - £55k

£40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits & bonus
28 Aug 2013
25 Sep 2013
Andrew Langthorne
Full Time

Automation Testing Specialist - Investment Banking IT - £55k

My client is a T1 investment bank who require an Automation Testing Specialist to join their testing team to work on cross-asset class based projects.


Developing and testing with the following environments:

  • System Software / Operating Systems
  • Preferred - nTelligence Testing Software Suit
  • Preferred - Nectar CMP
  • SharePoint
  • SQL Server
  • BI Reporting


  • Experience in Automated Testing tools
  • Technical Skills Prerequisites:
    • Unix/Linux
    • Windows
    • Shell commands/scripting (Windows/Bourne/Bash)
    • C#
    • SQL (Oracle/MSSQL)
    • TCP/IP
    • Automated Testing Processes
    • Web (HTTP/HTTPS/SOAP/Java actions)
  • Developing Test scripts for:
    • Infrastructure
    • Application
    • GUI
  • Work with the various global EUS teams (End User Services) to define & agree the design for continued improvements:
    • Server design and deployments
    • Role based access logons & profiles
    • Security requirements
    • Custom dashboard views for global/regional/site views
    • Custom Dashboard views for all monitoring applications
    • Views of all monitored products through the EUS team's global Intranet
    • Management Capability:
  • Team Management and reporting
  • Effective communication skills, orally and written - in English
  • Excellent documentation skills
  • Analytical skills, able to perform effective QA (Quality Assurance) testing and fault find complex system issues
  • Ability to work for long periods unsupervised
  • Knowledge of IPC Dealerboard systems, Avaya IPT and NICE Voice recorders
  • Ability to provide results in line with agreed time scales
  • Delivery of good and understandable documentation and QA results
  • Experience with management and organization of tasks/projects and external resources
  • Experience with change control processes and change management
  • Experience with computer applications (Excel, Word, Windows, Access, Notes, Microsoft Projects, Visio, PowerPoint,).

Please submit your CV in Word format for a confidential discussion.