UBS Financial Services IT Quality & Test Engineer (AO) in Weehawken, New Jersey

Your role:

Are you passionate about leading a global QA and Testing function? Are you an excellent communicator and motivated to deliver measurable business value?

Are you rigorous in putting every application under test before hand over to production users? We're looking for someone with that passion who can help us:

We're looking for someone like you to:

  • Work closely with the Director of QA for Capital Markets testing

  • Work in agile / iterative development environment with optimal time-to-market (deliver projects to PROD quicker); Collaborate with development and business partners for trusted delivery

  • Innovate and automate existing processes to allow QA organization to be more efficient

  • Use versatile test automation skillset in Web and API /data testing(mobile is an added advantage) to write automated tests early in the product development cycle

  • Enhance and maintain existing automated scripts developed in Selenium and provide testing support to key initiatives.

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 in the Wealth Management Americas Quality Assurance program team in Weehawken. Our role is to support the Capital Markets area within Wealth Management Americas (WMA).

Your experience and skills:

You have:

  • a minimum 5+ years of IT QA experience in delivering testing services in agile / iterative / waterfall environments (experience leading QA teams is an advantage)

  • a bachelor's Degree or higher in either Computer Science, Engineering or Mathematics

  • Outstanding communication skills, team management and the ability to work in a global team with excellent stakeholder management skills

  • Experience of delivering complex/large scale testing programs ideally in the Fixed Income domain with sound knowledge and delivery experience on the following test types/phases: Systems Test, Integration Test, E2E (F2B) Test, User Acceptance Test, Data Migration Test, Test automation and Usability Tests

  • Good understanding of Performance/Load/Stress Test, Security Test architecture and usage

  • Good understanding of Risk based Testing and Agile Test methodology; able to implement and drive those within the program and experience in Test Management and Defect Management tools such as HP ALM and/or JIRA

  • experience working with Automation, (Selenium, Cucumber) is strongly recommended

  • Have managed test teams of 2 or more Test Engineers with strong experience managing and handling complex testing challenges

  • Ability to manage Regulatory projects with strict deadlines

  • Exposure to Capital Markets domains (Equities/Derivatives/Structured Products) with a keen understanding of P&L calculations/Risk Methodologies/Pricing/Interest Calculations

  • Understanding / Exposure to Market Data Providers

  • Experience with Bloomberg/Fidessa/Reuters

  • Experience with Order Routing Rules Engines / Venues


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 #: 176913BR

Business Divisions: Corporate Center

Title: IT Quality & Test Engineer (AO)

City: Weehawken

Job Type: Full Time

Country / State: United States - New Jersey

Function Category: Information Technology (IT)