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Test Automation Lead

  • Location: North Brunswick Township, 08902
  • Salary: 85.0
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 13 days ago

Work with the brightest minds at one of the largest financial institutions in the world. This is long-term contract opportunity that includes a competitive benefit package!

Our client has been around for over 150 years and is continuously innovating in today's digital age. If you want to work for a company that is not only a household name, but also truly cares about satisfying customers' financial needs and helping people succeed financially, apply today.

Position: Test Automation Lead
Location: North Brunswick NY
Term: 12 months

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:

  • Design and develop regulatory platform components supporting various regulatory requirements and requires very strong technical knowledge of Java, Automation frameworks (e.g. Selenium, WAF).
  • Enhance, build and deliver application frameworks and specific functionality around Regulatory Technology
  • Design, develop and support Regulatory platform capabilities, functions and processes
  • Ensure use of the agreed technology/tools and interfaces to ensure smooth integration and platform availability across DEV, SIT, UAT and Production
  • Work closely with the business analysts to review requirements to ensure appropriate level of detail is provide to the tech team
  • Establish and document best practices around design, development and deployment
  • Create relevant SDLC documentation/deliverables as part of standard project implementations (architecture & design documents, deployment diagrams, source code, scripts, any necessary documentation, etc.)
  • Work with cross functional teams (Application Development, Business Users, IT security, Middleware/Platform, Datapower, MQ, and Coherence) to evaluate solution & implement high visibility business & technology initiatives
  • Evaluate solutions, review system architecture, design and toolsets to achieve project objectives including usability, performance, reliability, monitoring, control, and security requirements
  • Proactively collaborate with the managers to identify key solutions for regulatory obligations, risks, risk mitigations and review technical deliverables during the entire project life cycle
  • Leads, designs, develops, test and implements applications and system components, tools and utilities, models, simulation, and analytics to manage complex business functions using sophisticated technologies.
  • Resolves coding, testing and escalated platform issues of a technically challenging nature.
  • Responsible for defining opportunities across IT to maximize resource utilization and improve processes while reducing cost.
  • Ensures that systems are monitored to increase operational efficiency and managed to mitigate risk.
  • Mentors and trains other members of the team.
  • Partners with Management, Dev, QA, production support and platform engineering teams effectively.
  • Focuses on building relevant capabilities in the organization to keep pace with demand and best practices in the industry.
  • Manages vendor/contractor partnerships to improve efficiency and effectiveness.
  • Designs, codes, tests, debugs and documents programs using Agile development practices.
  • Operates in restricted to niche domains: such as Capital Markets, Quants, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning.
  • Leads implementation of complex projects/initiatives on above domain.
  • Understands and leads the team to ensure compliance and risk management requirements for supported area are met and works with other stakeholders to implement key risk initiatives.
  • Mentors lower level team members.
 
Is this a good fit? (Requirements):
  • Must be able to write highly functional and performance code in a structured manner.
  • 10+ years of SDLC (System Development Life Cycle) experience
  • 5+ years of capital markets experience
  • 2+ years of compliance and regulatory systems experience
  • 6+ years of Knowledge and understanding of technology testing: automation and data automation
  • 4+ years of Knowledge and understanding of technology testing: coordination, test script writing, and execution in Quality Center
  • 5+ years of Knowledge and understanding of technology testing: creation or updating test data for manual and automated testing for highly complex or transactional systems
  • A BS/BA degree or higher in science or technology
  • 6 + years of Core Java experience
  • 7+ years of relational database experience
  • 7+ years of UNIX experience
  • 7+ years of SQL experience
  • 3+ years of Object Oriented Design (OOD) experience

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

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