Citi Equities - Pune - QA - Senior Test Engineer in Pune, India

  • Primary Location: India,Maharashtra,Pune

  • Education: Bachelor's Degree

  • Job Function: Technology

  • Schedule: Full-time

  • Shift: Day Job

  • Employee Status: Regular

  • Travel Time: No

  • Job ID: 17063043


Job Purpose:

  • Sr. Test Engineer with strong analytical and technical ability with 8-12 years experience in testing and QA automation using Java/Python/Perl

  • Able to work independently

  • Good communication skills

  • Has experience in working on complex and medium to large projects

Job Background/context:

  • The position is based in Pune, India and is required to review the day to day delivery work, ensuring a robust process implementation, identifying project/program delivery risks and work on risk mitigation. This role will report to the Project Lead in Pune and will work with the global stake holders (business and technology) across multiple locations

  • Candidate will work independently and is highly self motivated

  • Applies skills and knowledge of the business to develop creative solutions to meet client and business needs

  • Candidate will work with complex and variable issues with substantial potential impact, weighing various alternatives and providing recommendations

  • Requires good analytical skills in order to filter, prioritize and validate potentially complex material from multiple sources

Key Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for applications systems analysis, testing and programming for QA automation

  • Requirement gathering & understanding, effort estimation, technical design, project planning and monitoring

  • Functionally understanding each requirement and come up with best testing and automation approach

  • Consults with users, clients and other technology groups on issues and recommends solutions

  • Accountable for all phases of testing process and automation—analysis, design, construction, testing and implementation

  • Work proactively & independently to address project requirements, and articulate issues/challenges with enough lead time to address project delivery risks

  • Full Software Development Lifecycle

  • Solves / works complex problems / projects through in-depth evaluation of business processes, system processes and industry standards; performs root cause analyses. Provide technical guidance to junior resources



  • 8-12 Years of project experience as

Must have:

  • Experience on Trade Life Cycle - Financial Markets

  • Excellent communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills

  • Good team player with the ability to lead, manage and work independently in a timely sensitive environment

  • Ability to coordinate testing activities globally

  • 2-3 years experience in QA automation development using Java/Python/Perl

  • Excellent understand of unix commands

Good to have:

  • Testing experience in equity front office systems

  • Good understanding of SQL

  • Bachelor’s degree / B.Tech / M.E. / M.Tech (in Computers, Information Technology or Engineering) / MCA

  • Ability to work as part of team and independently

  • Interpersonal skills to interact with team members and clients

  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills

  • Candidate should be willing to work extended hours in order to interact with global partners/teams or as per project demand.