Job Description :
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For a large financial services client, we are seeking a Web Application Tester to work on enhancements on existing web-based Java applications. Prefer candidates who can both automate tests and construct good test scenario data sets, across the full test life cycle.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Facilitate the design and development of automated test methodologies, collaborating with engineering and product teams to implement shift left techniques on test design and automation.
Write and execute System and User Acceptance strategies, plans and scripts for the migration of a relational data warehouse that is being retired.
Leverage coding expertise to development and maintain test tools and frameworks to validate unit, integration and functional tests of the system
Support test engineering efforts to implement enterprise frameworks to enhance overall testing capabilities.
Create appropriate test scenarios and data sets.
Work with lines of business, technology, and operations to determine priorities, and schedule of releases.
Document test procedures, and issues.
Support testing AND automation of testing for a range of projects from defect fixes and enhancements to strategic initiatives.
Log bugs and enhancements into the defect tracking and planning tool.
Escalate key testing issues and provide feedback to the stakeholders.
Ensure that all requirements are covered in the testing, that it is completed within established time and that objectives conform to the user requirements and line of business.
Provide input and shape SIT & UAT processes in line with industry best practices.
QUALIFICATIONS:

Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related field.
2+ years of direct manual testing experience that includes crafting and translating test strategies into test plans and schedules; creating test scripts/cases/data; and executing test scripts.
2+ years of experience as a Web Applications Tester
2+ years of experience working with web-based Java applications.
Significant experience working with different automation frameworks such as BDD (Behavioral Driven Development), Data Driven, Test Driven Development (TDD) and Hybrid.
Experience with Test Automation technologies such as Selenium or Cucumber.
Deep expertise in Agile test methodology, process, planning, and execution.
Must have strong experience with JUnit and Selenium/Fitnesse.
Experience with MVC Frameworks is preferred.
Strongly preferred: SAS, SQL, XML.
Prefer Mortgage industry experience.
Prefer experience with financial data/systems, particularly with mortgage and/or loan-level data.

Client : Large Financial Services Company