BA/Senior Tester (FinTech- blockchain)

  • £40-55k base + competitive bonus & equity
  • Londres, Angleterre, Royaume-Uni
  • CDI, Plein-temps
  • Yunikon Consultancy
  • 22 sept. 17 2017-09-22

My client is a start-up in the FinTech space, with ambitions to grow rapidly in London and New York. They have already developed a strong reputation in the FX industry for their innovative post-trade platform, harnessing blockchain technology. They currently have several new clients and require a business analyst to join the team in London. Initially the role has a heavy focus on testing but it could develop into a pre-sales technical role or product.

A Senior BA / Tester will be primarily responsible for owning and driving the processes and execution of testing the new platforms. In addition, this role will be responsible to support the Head of Product with outlining and documenting product scope, enhancements, test scenarios and ensuring product delivery. The key functions of the role are:

  • Opportunity to own a new test function in a new and exciting company
  • Testing all aspects of the system from the GUI to various APIs (in and out)
  • Build test plans, automating where possible
  • Aid in the documentation and analysis of product enhancements and assisting with business requirements gathering and writing functional specs

The main areas of responsibility are:

  • Functional testing, stress & performance testing
  • Design and creation of automation framework  
  • Preparation/review of test plans and test cases
  • execution of manual and automated tests
  • Web based GUI Testing & end to end API testing (FIX and JSON)

It will be very useful if you have some or all of the following skills and experience:

  • Experience working as a Business Analyst and UAT testing
  • Knowledge of FIX protocol, JSON and Web sockets
  • Ideally an understanding of the post-trade lifecycle in FX
  • Experience on a project in capital markets, preferably FX
  • Strong academic record coupled to good problem-solving skills and analytical mind-set very advantageous