UBS Financial Services QA Test Engineer in London, United Kingdom

Your role:

Are you an enthusiastic technology professional? Are you excited about seeking an enriching career; working for one of finest financial institutions in world? Are you a talented, Quality Assurance / Test Engineer that wants to solve new and interesting business challenges? Are you passionate about new software and tools? Are you innovative with broad technical skills that you keep current? Are you a committed team player able to work with and support others as they support you? Do you have the ability to partner with the business to develop and execute a vision? If so, we need people like you to help us:

We are looking for a highly independent test engineer in software testing and software delivery, having worked with projects through all stages of the development lifecycle. Experience of working in Investment Banking or financial institutions would be an advantage. We are looking for someone who can:

• Execute and maintain both automated and manual tests associated with the Research Suite of applications

• Manage all test preparation, execution and sign off for the project.

• Work closely with Development team, Business Analysts to design test cases and validate data pipeline and solution integration

• Define and setup the release test plans, test cases, test data and test reports in close collaboration with development team and product owners.

• Ensure test activities and created documentation will follow testing governance processes defined in organization

• Manage QA, SIT and UAT testing within Agile iterative development setup

• Work on technical stack made up of one or more of Java / Python / Unix /Scripting / Data Warehouse / Oracle / external software / Data lake

• Represent the QA Test team at all project meetings and conference calls

• Provide support in all phases of SDLC and ensuring delivery of high-quality products

What we offer:

Together. That’s how we do things. We offer people around the world a supportive, challenging and diverse working environment. We value your passion and commitment, and reward your performance.

Keen to achieve the work-life agility that you desire? We're open to discussing how this could work for you (and us).

Take the next step:

Are you truly collaborative? Succeeding at UBS means respecting, understanding and trusting colleagues and clients. Challenging others and being challenged in return. Being passionate about what you do. Driving yourself forward, always wanting to do things the right way. Does that sound like you? Then you have the right stuff to join us. Apply now.

Disclaimer / Policy Statements:

UBS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We respect and seek to empower each individual and support the diverse cultures, perspectives, skills and experiences within our workforce.

Your team:

You’ll be working within Research and Sales IT focused on our Automated Intelligence platform. We use agile development methods to deliver technical solutions that underpin the work of the UBS Global Research, the largest, most experienced primary research team in sell-side research.

We design, develop, deploy and maintain a range of complex systems to enable the capture and analysis of data using both traditional databases and Big Data technologies, complementing this stack by evaluating and integrating leading edge commercial software where appropriate.

Your experience and skills:

You will have:

 Experienced in the full project life-cycle experience in a Quality Assurance & Test capacity

 Excellent knowledge of both Agile and Waterfall methodologies

 Proven track record of requirements analysis and documentation

 Scripting expertise, such as PowerShell or Shell Script

 Experience of test management tools such as Jira etc.

 Good knowledge of automation tools

 Excellent SQL, Data integration and Database skills, preferably Oracle

 Experience in Non Functional testing of designing load test scripts, scenarios, Analysis and Tuning etc.

 Any pogramming language experience in Java, Unix, Python is a big plus

 Ability to develop and maintain strong relationships within and outside the immediate team

 Self Starter & Quick Learner

 Proactive, Curious and thinks independently

 Investment Banking and Finance experience.

 At least 5+ years industry experience

 Experience of being a sole tester on a project is a bonus

You are:

o Team orientated and collaborative

o Strong written and verbal communicator, comfortable interacting with colleagues at all levels

o Someone with a general ability to pick up information quickly and turn around deliverables under strict time and quality constraints

o Performance and detail-oriented

o Passionate about technology, testing and data

o Curious and collaborative, comfortable working independently, as well as in a team

About us:

Expert advice. Wealth management. Investment banking. Asset management. Retail banking in Switzerland. And all the support functions. That's what we do. And we do it for private and institutional clients as well as corporations around the world.

We are about 60,000 employees in all major financial centers, in more than 50 countries. Do you want to be one of us?

Your colleagues:

Job Reference #: 168677BR

Business Divisions: Corporate Center

Title: QA Test Engineer

City: London

Job Type: Full Time

Country / State: United Kingdom

Function Category: Information Technology (IT)