Associate 2 QA
Department overview :
Markit Pricing Data provides robust coverage across B onds, CDS , Structured products and Syndicate L oans pricing, as well as equity volatility data and securities lending data for stocks and bonds. Besides these we also provide derived data like Liquidity, Sensitivity for these asset classes utilizing our state of the art products.
IHS Markit is seeking experienced testing professionals to join its IHS Markit India operation. This position will involve hands-on test build /execution role in the financial domain . It is a Dev testing position and will require knowledge of java / automation .
Strong experience in automation/white box testing using Java
Experience in designing high efficiency tests for scalable, distributed, fault-tolerant applications
Strong understanding of test design techniques( Boundary value Analysis and Equivalence partitioning)
Database knowledge with ability to frame basic queries
Must have g ood communication skills
Must have strong analytical and creative problem solving skills
Exposure to AWS will be an added advantage
Exposure to BDD will be an added advantage
Should be growth oriented, confident and self-starter
This position will involve hands-on test build /execution role where the creative inspiration can fuel BIG Innovation.
Duties & accountabilities
Work with the QA Lead to meet automation test requirements to the highest standards
Design automation test suites based on u ser requirements
Perform exploratory manual tests to ensure quality.
Strong Knowledge of automation testing concepts
Exposure to Core Java & Maven
Good understanding of relational databases, SQL, stored procedures and other data manipulation technologies.
Understanding XML files and interpreting results provided in the format.
Knowledge of ALM and Jira
Knowledge and experience of financial markets
Experience wi th programming languages (Java)
Demonstrated ability to work in a globally distributed software development team.
Education and experience
A technical graduate / Post Graduate
Fluency in English, spoken and written
Solid technical background in implementing object oriented systems
Experience with advanced low level Java programming APIs, such as concurrency, NIO and byte buffers.
Should be able to produce cost benefit analysis around automation solutions being proposed
Dollar Savings gained through better and effective coverage of test assets
Able to provide regular progress and status updates on your development tasks to your manager and peers
Passion for quality assurance and attention to detail
Strong desire to learn new technologies, methods and tools
Proven analytical and problem-solving abilities
Ability to work both independently and as a member of a team
Good communication and interpersonal skills – both verbal and written.
Ability to report accurate test status and progress to the QA manager and other stakeholders
Willingness to be flexible and adapt to project priorities and processes and ability to meet deadlines.
Work closely with development and project team members globally to deliver high quality solutions to aggressive time frames.
IHS Markit harnesses deep sources of information, analytics and expertise to forge solutions for the industries and markets that drive global economies. Our company partners with clients in business, finance and government to provide the unrivalled insights and perspectives that lead to well-informed, confident decisions. We call this The New Intelligence.
IHS Markit serves more than 50,000 key customers in more than 140 countries, including 80 percent of the Fortune Global 500. We help decision makers apply higher-level thinking to daily tasks and strategic issues across a host of industries and disciplines including energy, finance, automotive, engineering, technology, maritime and trade, aerospace and defense , chemical, and economics and country risk.
Headquartered in London, IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO) is committed to sustainable, profitable growth.
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