QA Analyst

Job description

QA Analyst

About FlexTrade

Founded in 1996, FlexTrade Systems is the global leader in high performance, multi asset order and execution management solutions.

FlexTrade introduced the first trading system that enabled clients to control and customize their proprietary algorithms while maintaining the confidentiality of their trading strategies via a vendor-provided, broker-neutral platform.

Our worldwide client base spans more than 175 buy- and sell-side institutions, including investment banks, hedge funds, asset managers, commodity trading advisors and institutional brokers.

With offices in North America, Europe and Asia, FlexTrade maintains an experienced staff of developers, programmers, strategists and product specialists, who work hand-in-hand with our clients' technologists and traders to break new ground in the field of electronic trading.

Description

  • You will be responsible for testing an order management system through a mix of manual and automated testing. This includes regression testing existing functionality as well as testing new features. You will also help maintain and add to API/automated tests written in Python. Eventually you will also add value to the development team by developing a deep understanding of the product and how new features could affect all parts of the application, including different configurations.

Requirements

Required

  • An interest in the trading industry and knowledge of financial/trading concepts (security types, order types, order marking, etc.)
  • Willingness to contribute to user documentation of new and existing features
    • Knowledge of a programming language (C++, Java, Python)

Preferred

  • 1-2 years experience as a QA on a software development team
    • Experience working in a Buy-Side OMS
  • Ability to run basic Bash commands
  • Self-starter that requires little guidance

**FlexTrade Systems, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other status protected by law.**