QA Analyst – Commodities – London - £550/day inside IR35 via an umbrella company - London

£550 - Testing
Ref: 1621 Date Posted: Tuesday 23 Nov 2021
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An established commodities trading institution located in the City of London is looking for two QA Analysts to join their talented and diverse team. This is a great opportunity to work on one of the most exciting projects in the coming years within financial trading.


You will work to requirements, multitasking across various projects, to test functional aspects of various IT systems within the business. Reporting into the Test Manager, you will execute assignments according to project plans, to meet schedule, budget, quality and other applicable requirements. You will also maintain scripts and documentation in the appropriate testing tools.


Other responsibilities include:

  • Providing regular updates on progress and issues relating to test activities
  • Troubleshoot issues independently arising during testing phases
  • Support other team members as needed, to help meet overall team objectives
  • Proactively participate in project testing reviews of applicable product specifications in assigned product areas
  • Perform test development tasks including assisting / defining and working with test strategy and plan documents, test scenarios, and test cases, writing test procedures, tracing product requirements to test cases, generating test data sets, and developing automated test scripts. Alongside you will work on test execution tasks include executing test procedures and automated scripts, running ad hoc tests, and identifying, analysing, and verifying discrepancies


  • Minimum 5 years functional testing 
  • Background working in financial services with an understanding of the full Trading and Clearing lifecycle
  • Knowledge of programming languages like Java and Python
  • Exposure to automation testing
  • Experience of Clearing applications, position management, settlement and delivery.
  • Good knowledge of FIX, SWIFT and Kafka messaging protocols.


You will join a technically driven finance house, who are developing exciting and leading-edge systems and seeking the best in market to join their team!


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