QA Test Lead


Posted 9 months ago

We are looking for a QA Test Lead! Reach out if you are interested and feel free to refer friends/colleagues!


Type of Employment: Contract
Title: QA Test Lead
Term: 6 months contract with extension
Location: Toronto – Hybrid 1-2 days a week
Job ID number: C1243


Brief Description of Duties:


  • Project: The T+1 project is about the transition of bank’s securities processing and settlement cycles in Canadian and US traded securities to a one day (T+1) cycle from the two days (T+2), after the trade capture.
  • Need functional QA for T+1 Settlement project, to ensure that systems and processes of all lines of businesses under wealth management landscape are ready with settlement changes prior to the live date in May 2024
  • Reason for request: This person will help to develop and manage this data platform under the leadership of the technical lead.


Candidate Value Proposition

  • The candidate will gain valuable exposure to the T+1 update occurring across all of the Big Five banks in Canada.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Define test objectives and create test plans and test cases
  • Executes and manage various levels of functional testing – UAT, Regression, End to End testing, Industry testing
  • Defect Management – Articulation of defects in detailed manner and monitor resolution efforts and track successes
  • Experience working on applications that cut across multiple business lines
  • Testing of Order management workflows for various security types in Equities, Fixed Income, Mutual funds
  • Proactive collaboration with testing partners of upstream and downstream systems for environments alignment and data consistency
  • Maintaining of test artifacts in JIRA , participate in Requirements/User story grooming, and stakeholder demos.


Must have Skills:

  • Experience as a Functional trading QA
  • Experience in Wealth Management Domain specifically in Trading is must. Knowledge on wealth management concepts
  • Portfolio Management, Order management, Post trade (settlement) processes – Equities/Bonds / Mutual Funds
  • Expertise in understanding/validation of securities trade life cycle and Settlement process, front to back (Security master to custodian)
  • Experience working on data flow validation between upstream and downstream interfaces, batch jobs
  • Execute and manage various levels of testing – Functional (IST, UAT), Regression and End to End testing
  • Experience working on capital markets, Wealth/Asset management trading software

Nice to have:

  • Experience working on FIX protocol
  • Experience working on Charles River Investment Management Solution (CRIMS) , Fundserv

Job Features

Job CategoryQA Lead, QA Test Lead, QC Test Lead

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