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Senior Software QA Engineer

Thomson Reuters Technology Development 3/7/2018 1:57:24 PM New York, NY United States of America
Job Description

Thomson Reuters REDI is seeking a Senior Software QA Engineer to join our team in New York to work both independently and collaboratively with other team members to come up with innovative solutions in automating tests. The individual should have strong understanding of web technology and FIX backend systems, and have experience in web/FIX application testing through automation. The ideal candidate will have strong programming skills with Java, HTML5, JS Angular and JS React, and working knowledge of SQL (MySQL, SYBASE), as the duties will include framework development, test module library development, automation utility development, test script development, and performance results reporting. This candidate should possess the ability to understand and test complex backend systems on multiple environments.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Develop automation framework/tools/scripts to support the QA effort in all testing activities supporting the application release schedule
  • Develop test scripts using advanced testing techniques, from software business requirements and/or Test cases provided by Manual test team
  • Provide effort estimates for test script development, execution and for other tasks appropriately
  • Conduct  performance tests,  perform analysis and tuning using HP Performance Center
  • Review test scripts and provide guidance and best practices to the team
  • Provide timely & accurate updates to QA manager and project team
  • Work closely with development and support teams and follow up on defect resolution
  • Recommend new testing methodologies based on industry standards
  • Assist in QA compliance with company standards


  • BS/MS in computer science, or equivalent in related technical experience
  • 5+ years of experience in software testing
  • Proven track record in developing test automation tools/infrastructure in FIX and Java/JavaScript environments
  • Excellent problem solving skills, passion for quality, attention to detail, strong debugging and technical skills
  • Experience with UI and backend test automation
  • Self-driven and ability to work with minimal direction
  • Solid experience in several of the following: Java, JS Angular, JS React, Grails/Apache Groovy, SQL, XML, Load runner, Maven
  • Demonstrated skill in testing enterprise distributed systems is strongly desired
  • Knowledge of performance and scalability test approaches
  • Strong time management skills with a history of meeting commitments
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Familiarity with software testing tools/frameworks, such as Verifix, Protractor, Selenium

At Thomson Reuters, we believe what we do matters. We are passionate about our work, inspired by the impact it has on our business and our customers. As a team, we believe in winning as one - collaborating to reach shared goals, and developing through challenging and meaningful experiences. With more than 45,000 employees in more than 100 countries, we work flexibly across boundaries and realize innovations that help shape industries around the world. Making this happen is a dynamic, evolving process, and we count on each employee to be a catalyst in driving our performance - and their own.

As a global business, we rely on diversity of culture and thought to deliver on our goals. To ensure we can do that, we seek talented, qualified employees in all our operations around the world regardless of race, color, sex/gender, including pregnancy, gender identity and expression, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, citizen status, veteran status, or any other protected classification under country or local law. Thomson Reuters is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer providing a drug-free workplace.

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New York-New York-United States of America
Req #: JREQ094791
Locations: New York-New York-United States of America
Job Function: Technology Development
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