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QA Engineer for Trade Processing Service Regulatory Data Stream

Citigroup
Belfast, ME 04915
**Overview of Citi:**

Citi, the world leading global bank, has approximately 200 million customer accounts and a presence in more than 160 countries and jurisdictions worldwide. Citi provides consumers, corporations, governments and institutions with a broad range of financial products and services, including consumer banking and credit, corporate and investment banking, securities brokerage, transaction services, and wealth management. Citi enables clients to achieve their strategic financial objectives by providing them with cutting-edge ideas, best-in-class products and solutions, and unparalleled access to capital and liquidity.


**Team/Function Overview:**

TPS is Citis premier Derivatives, Cash and Exotics trading platform with 180 talented engineers contributing on an application used in London, New York, Mexico, Rio, Singapore, Frankfurt, Singapore, Tokyo, Mumbai and Sydney. Citi rules the market in these trading areas and its lead it is growing, so we need to grow with it. The BELFAST team are the technical leaders and drivers of this application and WE are literally critical to a multibillion-pound industry. The numbers flowing across TPS servers are pretty staggering, with trades worth billions moving across our platform on a minute-by-minute basis. With this in mind, we need high levels of engineering excellence, if we go down or make mistakes the financial and regulatory consequences are eye wateringly large. We have made great progress in this area but are constantly working on improvements. From the very top of Citi, there is a huge focus on stability

and engineering quality. The tech stack within TPS is currently solid, featuring Java 8, Spring and Oracle, but we are not sitting still, we are rapidly moving forward. We send engineers to conferences such as QCon in London with the aim of bringing back new ideas and new directions. Projects incorporating Micro services, cloud hosting of our servers, Elastic Search, functional programming and massive adoption of APIs are all currently underway.


**Role / Position Overview**

Trade Processing Services (TPS) Citis premier Derivatives, Cash and Exotics trading platform Tech group is seeking to hire a Quality Analyst. We are looking for a highly motivated professional who is ready to take on the challenges of working in a fast-paced, excellent environment and is ready to contribute to e sure quality of mission critical trading software. The individual will collaborate with development, business and support teams to build an understanding of the varied and complex business functionality supported by the financial trading systems and perform manual & automated testing on these systems.


**Key Responsibilities:**

The role will include, but not limited to the following-

-Work closely with key stakeholders to understand business and functional requirements to develop test plans, scripts and test cases while identifying project scope & risks

-Creation and maintenance of test artefacts Test plans, Test cases & Test scripts

-Create automated tests & contribute towards improving the existing automation framework capabilities

-Conduct manual and automated testing, analysing results and reporting any release impacts and risks.

-Coordinate testing cycle with External trading venues such as Bloomberg and Trade web


**Development Value:**

- Opportunity to work on industry latest technologies

- Exposure to great engineering standards

- Access to Agile development environment and DevOps cycles.

- Highly challenging business environment in demand of high performance and scalable applications

- Opportunity to participate in the adoption of cloud environment in large banking systems.

- Opportunity to work in an inclusive and diverse global team

- Large amount of virtual and classroom trainings available on both technology and soft skills.

- Well defined career path for technologists, managers, BAs.


Criteria/Qualifications

- Significant experience within QA roles on enterprise level projects

- Strong knowledge of Testing lifecycle & methodologies with a solid understanding of how it fits in SDLC

- Intermediate SQL skills, be able to create complex SQL queries and analyse results

- ISTQB/ISEB or equivalent certification

- Understanding of Cucumber and BDD process

- Experience in automation testing framework & tools will be an added advantage

- Knowledge of using Trading ECN tools like Bloomberg and Trade web


**Criteria/Qualifications:**

- Significant experience within QA roles on enterprise level projects

- Strong knowledge of Testing lifecycle & methodologies with a solid understanding of how it fits in SDLC

- Intermediate SQL skills, be able to create complex SQL queries and analyse results

- ISTQB/ISEB or equivalent certification

- Understanding of Cucumber and BDD process

- Experience in automation testing framework & tools will be an added advantage

- Knowledge of using Trading ECN tools like Bloomberg and Trade web


**What we Offer**


As well as a competitive salary and consideration for a yearly discretionary bonus Citi offer;


+ 23 days paid annual leave

+ Award winning pension scheme,

+ Life assurance and

+ Private medical insurance with Bupa healthcare.


In addition, we offer a competitive maternity, paternity and adoption leave scheme. We pride ourselves on our ability to offer employees a number of lifestyle benefits including; on site restaurant and coffee shops, online shopping and concierge service and subsidised clubs and societies.


Our Select benefit package offers you the opportunity to customise your benefits according to your own lifestyle preferences and includes corporate discounts, memberships and a range of additional extras.


Our vast range of diversity networks and on site multi faith room demonstrates Citis commitment to growing a diverse workforce.


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**Job Family Group:**


Technology

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**Job Family:**


Technology Quality

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**Time Type:**


Full time

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Citi is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.


Qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.


Citigroup Inc. and its subsidiaries ("Citi) invite all qualified interested applicants to apply for career opportunities. If you are a person with a disability and need a reasonable accommodation to use our search tools and/or apply for a career opportunity review **Accessibility at Citi (https://www.citigroup.com/citi/accessibility/application-accessibility.htm)** .


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Citi is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.
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Posted: 2022-05-13 Expires: 2022-06-12

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