Senior QA Engineer – Testing, Quality Assurance, WPF, .NET, Fixed Income, Equities

Job title : Senior QA Engineer – Testing, Quality Assurance, WPF, .NET, Fixed Income, Equities
Location : London
Job type : Fixed Term Contract
Salary : £50000 - £60000 per annum
Sector : Buy Side
Contact : Poppy Walton
Call : 020 7280 9924
Email : email Poppy
Reference : BH-16634-4
Senior QA Engineer – Testing, Quality Assurance, C#, WPF, .NET, Fixed Income, Equities, Desktop

My client, a leading financial services organisation, are currently looking for an experienced QA Engineer to join the organisation on an initial 6 month fixed term contract basis.

The role will focus on desktop and GUI testing, joining a well-established development function who are currently in the early stages of a GUI refresh project. The successful candidate will be a highly self-motivated, proactive problem solver with excellent communication and interpersonal skills, and strong Financial Markets knowledge, ideally with a focus on Fixed Income and Equities.

Candidates must have:
  • Extensive experience within financial services, with particular knowledge of Fixed Income and Equities products
  • Proven experience in desktop/GUI testing (ideally within Front-Office)
  • Worked with WPF / .Net testing tools
  • Exposure to automation and best practices
  • ISTQB qualification
  • Worked with JIRA or alternative similar tools
This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced candidate to join a dynamic and expanding organisation on a fixed-term basis for an initial 6 months, ideally targeting a February start.

Cornwallis Elt is an Employment Agency & Employment Business and has been listed 3 times in The Sunday Times Virgin Fast Track 100 of the UK`s fastest growing private companies, as well as in the Recruitment International Top 250, Top 50 in IT and the Recruiter Fast 50 & Hot 100 reports.