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Lead Specialist - Quality Assurance

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At Linedata we believe finance matters to our society as much as energy to life and fueling financial transformation is vital for development and leadership.

___________________________________________ WE HUMANIZE TECHNOLOGY ___________________________________________

20 years experience, 20 offices, covering 50 countries, more than 700 clients, we are close to 1300 employees providing global humanized technology solutions aimed at the investment management and credit community. Linedata supports companies to grow and strengthens the development of its clients.

Position description


Job Mapping - Software Engineering

Job title

Lead Specialist - Quality Assurance

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Job description

Lead the QA team and Deep QA expertise in the software testing and quality assurance allows Linedata to implement and deliver truly customized solutions for clients, including hedge funds, funds of hedge funds, private equity funds and other financial services firms.

This role will work in the Asset Management division on our platform transformation initiative, delivering a key part of Linedata's future strategy. This program will test new modular products utilizing distributed message-based communication, micro services, domain driven design, polyglot persistence, and event sourcing via the CQRS-ES pattern. The new products will be cloud enabled and built using the latest CI and CD technology. This position will give you the opportunity to put your education and experience to work from your first day. You will join a best in class team that is responsible for maintaining and enhancing systems that are central to the suite of client products offered by Linedata. You will work closely with Junior QAs, Senior QAs, Team leaders and Managers to grow your understanding of our products at a greater level than just code & test, and you will also be expected to carefully apply industry best practices in your own scripting and testing.

We are looking for an experienced QA tester to script and test the code for an enterprise class n-tier financial system. The candidate should be well versed in Visual Studio with C# scripting along with any UI automation tool experience and have a thorough understanding of software engineering fundamentals, best practices, patterns, technology choices, and n-tier designs. We have an agile-based team that values innovation, creativity and collaboration. We are forward thinking, use the latest tools, and have a strong team focused on getting great software out the door quickly.

• Identifies missing test cases and refine existing scripts for modularity and automation purposes.
• Works closely with other QA Engineers, Developers and Product Management to create test plans, test cases, and test strategies for assigned areas in the product as well as release and product documentation.
• Ability to work under aggressive deadlines
• Participate in brainstorming sessions and effectively contribute new ideas
• Understand and contribute to overall architecture vision principle (Must for Senior)
• Work closely with development teams and QA teams in a fast-paced environment
• Work in a dynamic, fast-paced, Agile team environment



• 6 – 10 years of experience in Software testing and Quality assurance in a professional capacity
• 2 - 3 years of lead experience is a must (Must for Senior)
• Hands on experience in Visual Studio with C# scripting is a must
• Hands on experience any UI automation tool is a must
• Hands on experience and good knowledge in object-oriented languages is a must
• Experience on designing automated test frameworks
• Hands on experience working on FIX protocols is a must (Must for Trading)
• Prior experience in testing trading platform solutions (Must for Trading)
• Knowledge/Experience in testing database tools (SQL and Oracle)
• Experience in short release cycles and full software lifecycle
• Use of Jira and GitHub an advantage.
• Experience of dealing with remote teams in diverse geographies
• Analytical and problem-solving skills
• Possess good leadership qualities (Must for Senior)
• Articulate oral and written communication skills
• Ability to work individually and with other engineers in a collaborative manner

Desirable skills

• Good to have knowledge on asset coverage (Equities, FX, Options, Other fixed income products)
• Good to have knowledge on OMS, EMS, Risk management systems, portfolio management systems and Securities master information
• Web security testing experience is a plus
• Knowledge on DEVOPS an added advantage
• Knowledge on CQRS and Event store, MVVM approach an added advantage

Position localisation

Job location

Asia, India



Candidate criteria

Education required


Experience required

5 + years


English (Fluent/Proficient)

Area of study

BE in Computer Science, MCA degree or equivalent education