We arelooking for an Automation QA within our agile team, responsiblefor delivering all aspects of QA automation (including functional andnon-
functional) on the overall platform.
Barclays Prague Technology centre hosts 350 people covering 40nationalities. EFS Direct IT has over 50 team members globally (London, NewYork, Pune and Tokyo), with the majority based in London and Pune.
TheEFS Direct IT team, within Client Facing Technology, owns and develops themarket-leading BARX Investor Solutions / COMET platform which has won a number ofprestigious external awards since its inception.
This platform provides Salesand clients with an application suite from which they can price, trade andgenerate automated legal documents on a wide range of structured products andunderlyings across asset classes.
The development team works very closely withthe global front office sales, trading, structuring and legal teams to ensurethe right client functionality and experience.
Currently, most of EFS Direct IT QAis based in Pune, but with expanding business globally, the team isendeavouring to develop a QA function in Prague which is scalable, closer tothe business and sits at the heart of the action to deliver quality on highprofile, client facing projects.
Deliver end-to-end QA automationfor EFS Direct
Have strong knowledge ofautomated software testing methods, tools and standards and actively keep thisknowledge current (i.
e. desire to learn). Understand industry best practicesfor test automation standards
Review requirements to identifyall areas of automated functional and non-functional testing required
Understand the technology stackand how layers of the architecture are connected to ensure appropriate testingis conducted at each layer
Reviewexisting automation frameworks / packs, identify gaps and possible improvements.Create and execute plan to address gaps and increase the level of automationcoverage (implement new solutions if necessary) to reducesoftware time-to-market
CreateTest ware - estimates, scenarios, cases and data for automated tests coveringfunctional business flows and non-functional scenarios
Scheduletest runs, collate and document evidence. Perform defect reporting andtracking. Identify trends in defects via root cause analysis
Complete assignment work tobudget, time and quality requirements. Document all work in accordance withagreed standards, and with re-
use in mind. Track work and report progress to QAmanager / Project leads on a timely basis
Aminimum of 5-6 years experience in all aspects of testing automation, includingUI and API level. 2-3 years experience in the banking domain
Strongexperience (min 1-2 years) of QA automation using UFT / QTP
Experiencein testing client facing platforms (preferably ecommerce)
Hands-onknowledge of test tools used in test management, defect reporting andautomation. Intermediate SQL
Experiencein Digital or Web Automation using different automation tools and frameworks
Knowledgeof Equity Derivatives / Structured products
Knowledgeof typical trade lifecycle
Knowledgeof all aspects of SDLC / STLC
Barclaysis a transatlantic consumer, corporate and investment bank offering productsand services across personal, corporate and investment banking, credit cardsand wealth management, with a strong presence in our two home markets of the UKand the US.
Our goal is to become the bank of choice by providing superiorservices to customers and clients and supporting our stakeholders via acommercially successful business that generates long-
term sustainable returns.