Description CME is looking for a highly talented QA/Test Engineer to join the Trade Execution Team in Belfast as a Test Engineer. The successful candidate will help deliver mission-critical projects on CME's GLOBEX electronic trading platform. The Test Engineer will work with application SMEs, developers, and analysts to understand complex business problems. A key aspect of the role is contributing to the design of testing strategies and detailed test plans, and the implementation of the tests agreed by the team. We automate everything.
Our Test Engineers understand the criticality of non-functional requirements. They enjoy working with an application where ultra-low latency performance, reliability, security are paramount in addition to functional correctness.
We value strong communication and confidence to ask probing questions.
Our team ethos is we succeed or fail as a team.
There's never been a more exciting time to join. CME Group have recently entered into a long-term strategic partnership with Google Cloud that will transform global derivatives markets, by migrating our technology infrastructure to Google Cloud (GCP) and becoming a fully cloud based company. Staff will have opportunity to become GCP certified.
At CME, Internal mobility and flexibility are a key part to our agile approach to technology delivery.
• Analyse and decompose business/stakeholder requirements. • Involved in test strategy, planning & execution/implementation of automated test cases • Act as an owner for application quality; own and drive bug resolution • Maintain test framework, test environments and automated test packs • Contribute to continuous improvement, improving team processes and methodologies, and following best practices. Essential Criteria
• Experience writing automated tests • Ability to understand complex business requirements quickly, and to define clear acceptance criteria using Given, When, Then syntax • Basic competency with Linux/GIT • Excellent written and verbal communication skills • Excellent problem-solving skills Desirable Criteria
• Use of BDD technology like Cucumber • Knowledge of financial markets, financial messaging protocols, and in particular FIX. • Working in an Agile environment, using Confluence, JIRA, or other Atlassian tools. • Jenkins / Ansible / Python / Shell-scripting experience are a bonus
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