Technical QA Analyst (BB-24C46)
Found in: Neuvoo Bulk HK
Jefferies, the global investment banking firm, has served companies and investors for over 50 years. Headquartered in New York with its Asia head office in Hong Kong and staff in over 30 global cities, the firm provides clients with capital markets and financial advisory services, institutional brokerage and securities research, and wealth and asset management. Jefferies provides research and execution services in equity, fixed income, foreign exchange, futures and commodities markets, and a full range of investment banking services including underwriting, merger and acquisition, restructuring and recapitalisation. Team The Global Equities Technology team are responsible for all Equities trading systems across products. As part of a global group, we have colleagues in London and the US and work closely with the business and colleagues to design, develop and maintain the platforms. Aligned to specific products, the team as a whole support on-exchange trading, electronic trading, securities finance, derivatives, and convertible bonds. Role We have an opportunity for a talented individual to join our algorithmic trading team as a quality assurance analyst. We have a requirement to implement control and testing systems & processes that will enable fast, efficient testing of daily client-driven software releases as well as more significant larger core releases. Additionally, the lessons learnt from issues caught and resolved should feed back into the requirements; design and analysis process to design out or reduce issues going forwards.This role will be on the trading floor amongst the business and algorithmic developers and colleagues. It is fast pace and we strive for excellence in everything we do. There will be considerable scope to improve the existing setup and, working with colleagues here, the US and UK, ensure a consistent approach to maintain and improve quality.
Level 1/2 support for Jefferies Equity and Options EMS, OMS as well as general trade support.The candidate may occasionally interact with hedge fund clients, as well as the internal front office, back office, connectivity and operation teams directly.
TASKS AND RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:
Key ResponsibilitiesThe key responsibilities are:- Oversee the implementation and configuration of regular and robust testing- Ensure stress testing is conducted regularly in line with our obligations- Write test cases for all the Algo releases, striving for automation wherever possible- Conduct unit & regression tests for regular releases- Ensure integrated systems downstream from the Algo engine pass each release, where necessary- Research, and where agreed implement development or testing aidsPerson SpecificationThe following skills and experience are required for this role:- The successful candidate must have a proven record of testing trading systems with a strong QA mindset- Experience and knowledge within equities electronic trading is essential- Experience with equities algorithmic trading desirable- Demonstrate a ‘get it done’ attitude- A passion for testing, and ensuring a continued cycle of improvements- Experience of navigating around UX servers and using a scripting language desirable- Knowledge/Experience of SQL desirable- Knowledge of FIX protocol desirable- Have excellent communication skills – this is a front office role- Demonstrate first rate attention to detail and adhere to policy & processes we implement
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work Jefferies Group LLC