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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


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Job title

Specialist - Quality Assurance

Contract type


Job description

Deep QA expertise in the performance testing 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 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 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 performance tester to script and test the code for an enterprise class n-tier financial system. The candidate should be well versed in any performance test tool like Loadrunner, JMeter or Blaze meter scripting experience along with experience on communication protocols like HTTP, Web services and Rest and have a thorough understanding of performance 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 workflows and refine existing scripts for modularity and automation test purposes
• Understand application architecture and develop performance test strategies
• Works closely with other QA Engineers, Developers and Product Management to create test plans and test work and business flows 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
• Work closely with development teams and QA teams in a fast-paced environment
• Work in a dynamic, fast-paced, Agile team environment



• 2 – 7 years of experience in Performance testing in a professional capacity
• Hands on experience of any Performance Testing Tool like LoadRunner, JMeter, Blaze meter is a must
• Hands-on experience with communication protocols – HTTP, Web-services, Rest, etc
• Monitoring and root cause analysis is a must
• Basic Knowledge/Experience in testing database tools (SQL and Oracle)
• Front-end performance engineering (client-side)
• Performance testing ETL process
• 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
• To grow, should possess good leadership qualities
• Articulate oral and written communication skills
• Ability to work individually and with other engineers in a collaborative manner

Desirable skills

• Web security testing experience is a plus
• Hands on experience and good knowledge in C, VB or C# coding skills
• Knowledge of Message queuing
• Experience with any APM tool – AppDynamics, Dynatrace, Wily, New Relic, etc
• Performance tuning of application & database servers (SQLProfiler, Oracle AWR, etc.)
• Knowledge of CQRS/ES 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