QA / QC Test Analyst – Mobile, Trading

  • Location: Toronto , Ontario
  • Type: Contract
  • Job #3847

JOB DESCRIPTION

Location: Hybrid (Downtown, Toronto)
Duration: Until October 31, 2024

Our client, a leading financial institution in Downtown Toronto is looking for a QA / QC Test Analyst – Mobile, Trading to support a combination of the ongoing project & Mobile App Regression testing – working on mobile banking and web applications. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work with one of the Top 5 Banks in Canada.

Typical Day in role:

  • Stand-up Meeting, Sprint planning, test scheduling and test execution
  • Test as per the Acceptance criteria defined in user stories
  • iOS / Android App installation using XCode / Android Studio
  • Validation of client side and server-side error messages, requests / responses through Charles Proxy
  • Create Test Strategy, come up with Test Device Matrix and review with program team
  • Execute test scenarios, scripts, or procedures
  • Exploratory Testing, Backward compatibility testing
  • Test system modifications to prepare for implementation
  • Validation of API endpoints using Dynatrace
  • Develop testing programs that addresses areas such as database impacts, software scenarios, or usability Document software defects, using a bug tracking system, and report defects to software developers
  • Identify, analyze, and document problems with program function, output, online screen, or content
  • Monitor bug resolution efforts and track successes
  • Create or maintain databases of known test defects
  • Plan test schedules or strategies in accordance with project scope or delivery dates

Must-Have Skills:

  • 5 to 7 years of hands-on Testing experience with both Native iOS & Android mobile and web apps
  • 4+ years of hands on experience with digital trading platform testing [Quotes, Equity, Options, covered and uncovered calls and puts, Option strategies etc.]
  • Experience in Wealth Management Domain specifically in Trading is a must – Portfolio management.
  • 2 to 3 years of Automation testing experience

Nice-To-Have Skills:

  • Experience with order management and trading applications in the equity brokerage and understanding of trading application
  • French testing experience
  • Native accessibility testing using JAWS Screen Reader + Screen Magnifying tools (all mobile testers run accessibility testing and work with team on developers)
  • Recent relevant Banking Industry Experience

Soft Skills Required:

  • Excellent communications skills to coordinate with a wide range of stakeholders across the organization
  • Ability to manage assigned tasks and expectations without direct instruction or oversight
  • Fast, adaptable learner who can hit the ground running
  • Ability to work well under pressure while demonstrating strong professionalism
  • Must be able to collaborate closely with a team at times, while also being capable of holding themselves accountable to meet individual deadlines without hand holding

Education:

  • Associate degree in a technical field such as computer science, computer engineering or related field
  • ISTQB certification an asset

Finance professional is committed to creating an inclusive environment where all team members and clients feel like they belong. We seek applicants with a wide range of abilities and we provide an accessible candidate experience. We advocate for you and welcome anyone regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, physical or mental disability, or age.