QA/Test Engineer

Smith Arnold Partners

Fully funded cutting edge FinTech, Digital Asset (Cryptocurrencies) firm is seeking a QA/Test Manager and Engineer. As a core member of the IT team you will have the opportunity to make an impact and leverage your skills, while learning new ones, within an exciting team dynamic. The responsibilities as the QA/Test Manager and Engineer you will be responsible for developing and building testing environments and QA platforms and developing and executing automated tests to ensure product quality.

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Title: QA Manager
Location: Fairfield County, CT

• Creating detailed, comprehensive and well-structured test plans and test cases
• Develop and apply testing processes for new and existing products to meet client needs
• Track quality assurance metrics, like defect densities and open defect counts
• Build and manage a QA Test team
• Stay up-to-date with new testing tools and test strategies
• Work with CI and CD tools, and source control such as GIT and GitLab

• At least 5 years of QA engineering experience ideally within Capital Markets and ideally within the blockchain space
• Experience hiring, building and managing a QA testing team
• Experience with performance and/or security testing
• Experience with securities trading and the FIX protocol
• Stellar troubleshooting skills with the ability to spot issues before they become problems
• Strong experience with Linux-based infrastructures, Linux/Unix administration, and GCP
• Strong experience with databases such as SQL, MySQL, NoSQL, Hadoop, Elasticsearch, Redis, Cassandra, and/or Mongo
• Knowledge of scripting languages such as Python, Perl, Bash
• The ability to take ownership and see initiatives through from start to finish