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Our client are one of the world's top financial institutions that are market leaders in driving forward the digitilization change globally. They are now looking for a skilled Tester to join them in the city of Stockholm.

Posted On: Monday, 12th August 2019
Location: Stockholm
Job Type:
Contract
Pay Rate: Attractive & Neg
Duration: 12 months with possible extension
Travel:

Job Description:

Our client have an exciting opportunity for a Tester to join them in the beautiful city of Stockholm. Your role will be to play a crucial part in helping them on their transformational journey by being part of a world class IT team within the Fixed income area.

Project background:

The Fixed Income product and market is undergoing a rapid digitalisation the best businesses are able to adapt to all market changes. As such our client are building a skilled and specialized Fixed Income team to drive forward innovation and change to keep ahead of industry innovation.

As a key player in the team you will contribute towards reforming and creating a new Fixed Income within our clients IT Solution Delivery (ISD) area in Stockholm.

As a individual you are a Tester who aspires to play a key part of their transformation journey and will be committed to developing the Fixed Income business for them and in shaping the future of the ISD Trading Fixed Income Team.

Your daily duties will be to:

  • Define the scope of testing, developing and maintaining automated and manual testing
  • Test and debug pre-released software for defects (Unix, Sybase, Windows, SQL, Oracle etc.)
  • Provide clear and detailed written reports of bugs and report steps to the development team
  • Communicate and interact with project members, surrounding departments and external suppliers
  • Constantly improve way of working both internally and cross functional to assure better delivery

You have the following experience and skills:

  • Testing (SIT, unit, acceptance, regression)
  • Excellent organization, time management and analytical skills
  • You must be able to learn and apply new concepts, techniques, and procedures quickly
  • You are proficient with Jira, or similar bug tracking databases
  • You have a truly collaborative mind-set with a strong learner mentality and work independently
  • You are motivated to participate and drive a change journey with a long-term and end-to-end perspective
  • You have good communication skills in English
  • It is an advantage if you have Fixed Income or other relevant market product experience

Personal skills:

  • We expect you to take an active accountability for your work and for the wider team’s performance to deliver superior service quality to the internal counterparties and stakeholders.
  • We highly value your personality. You are positive, service minded and taking ownership comes naturally to you.

Reasons to apply:

  • The job offers both the ability to work close to existing teams and the opportunity to shape a solid foundation for test within Fixed Income.

Preferred Skills: