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Calypso Test Engineer

Employer
London Stock Exchange Group
Location
Bangalore, India
Salary
Competitive
Closing date
May 10, 2024

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Job Function
Other
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors
Role Profile

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Calypso Test Engineer with previous exposure to regression testing and test automation. It is a techno-functional role with a primary focus on enhancing our regression and test automation strategies and best practices.

We are looking for talented individuals to innovate and support our collateral regression testing framework. This is an exciting opportunity to join an area of the business in growth mode with a full and varied book of work, underpinning the stability and growth of the firm.

Key Objectives

As a key member of the Collateral Technology Team, the Calypso test engineer will join our cross-functional regression team to help deliver our IT/Business initiatives. The regression team plays a critical role in the testing of our system release candidates to ensure that changes to the production system are stable and accurate. As a member of the team, the candidate will actively work with the Calypso functional scrum teams, the Application support team and the business users to ensure safe delivery to production.

Key Responsibilities of the role
  • Scheduling and coordinating the release regression executions,
  • Performing report reconciliations using CATT (Calypso Automated Testing Tool),
  • Analysing any breaks and allocating them to the relevant SMEs for further investigation,
  • Ownership and management of the release regression environments,
  • Enhancing the overall regression execution process and continuously evolving our test coverage,
  • Ability to clearly articulate any differences from expected behaviour to other team members, users and management if required,
  • Ensures all quality control tests are carried out accurately and documented in full,
  • Assists with continuous improvements of the automation process to minimise manual testing efforts,
  • Develops new tests and tools for our collateral components, APIs and services, test related CI/CD pipelines,
  • Develop working knowledge of the collateral application stack including tests at all levels -junit, component tests and end-to-end.
  • Collaborate with the Business users, Scrum leads and the test engineering team to understand how new features should be tested and to contribute to automated tests for these new features.
  • Track and communicate test results in a timely, effective, and automated manner,
  • Strengthen the presence of our team as an Agile centre of excellence. Actively contribute to our continuous improvement culture.
Reporting

The Calypso Test Engineer will report to the Collateral Technology Senior Delivery Manager and will work with the cross functional regression team. The team works very closely with the IT development scrum teams, product teams as well as key stakeholders from Collateral Operations, Risk, Finance and Front Office.

Skills Required
  • Experience in Calypso software testing and regression testing is a must,
  • Knowledge of different phases of testing e.g. SIT, UAT, Regression, Performance, Load,
  • Previous experience testing using a batch scheduler e.g. Control-M an advantage,
  • Understanding of test management tools such as JIRA/Zephyr,
  • Ability to work with engineers to investigate test failures beneficial,
  • Knowledge in a programming language e.g. Java / Python is an advantage,
  • Database and SQL skills to write and execute queries,
  • Ability to manage various stakeholders' expectations (Business Leads, Technical Leads),
  • Experience of implementing and testing Back-office and Collateral management solutions,
  • Preferrable Fixed Income and Repo asset classes and their associated life cycle events,
  • Expert on standard back-office processing Cash and Security Settlement (Swift), messages (confirmation, advices and statements), Operation (Task Station), Corporate Action, Accounting (General Ledger, P&L Accounting, etc and Collateral Management (GMRA, CSA and Triparty),
  • Some Experience using tooling such as Jenkins, Bitbucket and Ansible
  • Workflow, Exception Management & Static Data (SSI, Entities, Contacts, etc.),
  • Knowledge of Cloud & Container based solution is not a must but will be a differentiator.
Personal Skills
  • Attention to detail, disciplined and reliable,
  • Results oriented,
  • Good analytical skills capacity to think outside the box/get creative to solve issues,
  • Excellent interpersonal skills / stakeholder management - effectively able to communicate with colleagues in QA, Development, BA teams and Business users,
  • Proactive, motivated individual, committed to excellence,
  • Strong Problem Solving / Analytical skills
  • Team first mentality with the capacity to fit into a multicultural team across a minimum of 4 entities (London, NY, Paris, Bengaluru)
Experience

At least 3-5 years' experience as a Calypso Test Automation Engineer, in below particular areas:
  • Significant experience in software testing, preferably in a regression testing,
  • Experience of latest Calypso versions (v16 and v17),
  • Experience in CATT Automation Framework will be a differentiator,
  • Experience in designing and writing test automation scripts,
  • Techno-Functional experience - preferrable,
  • Working in agile scrum environments and in an onshore - offshore model,
  • Degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or Electronics / Electrical Engineering, or equivalent,
  • Good understanding of SDLC software development lifecycle and software testing processes and methodologies,
  • Advanced or mid-level professional qualification relating to software testing or quality assurance.


Education

Degree level education to grade 2.1 or equivalent.

About LSEG

LSEG is a leading global financial markets infrastructure and data provider. Our purpose is driving financial stability, empowering economies and enabling customers to create sustainable growth.

Our purpose is the foundation on which our culture is built. Our values of Integrity, Partnership , Excellence and Change underpin our purpose and set the standard for everything we do, every day. They go to the heart of who we are and guide our decision making and everyday actions.

Working with us means that you will be part of a dynamic organisation of 25,000 people across 65 countries. However, we will value your individuality and enable you to bring your true self to work so you can help enrich our diverse workforce. You will be part of a collaborative and creative culture where we encourage new ideas and are committed to sustainability across our global business. You will experience the critical role we have in helping to re-engineer the financial ecosystem to support and drive sustainable economic growth. Together, we are aiming to achieve this growth by accelerating the just transition to net zero, enabling growth of the green economy and creating inclusive economic opportunity.

LSEG offers a range of tailored benefits and support, including healthcare, retirement planning, paid volunteering days and wellbeing initiatives.

We are proud to be an equal opportunities employer. This means that we do not discriminate on the basis of anyone's race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, marital status, veteran status, pregnancy or disability, or any other basis protected under applicable law. Conforming with applicable law, we can reasonably accommodate applicants' and employees' religious practices and beliefs, as well as mental health or physical disability needs.

Please take a moment to read this privacy notice carefully, as it describes what personal information London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG) (we) may hold about you, what it's used for, and how it's obtained, your rights and how to contact us as a data subject .

LSEG is a leading global financial markets infrastructure and data provider. Our purpose is driving financial stability, empowering economies and enabling customers to create sustainable growth.

Our purpose is the foundation on which our culture is built. Our values of Integrity, Partnership , Excellence and Change underpin our purpose and set the standard for everything we do, every day. They go to the heart of who we are and guide our decision making and everyday actions.

Working with us means that you will be part of a dynamic organisation of 25,000 people across 65 countries. However, we will value your individuality and enable you to bring your true self to work so you can help enrich our diverse workforce. You will be part of a collaborative and creative culture where we encourage new ideas and are committed to sustainability across our global business. You will experience the critical role we have in helping to re-engineer the financial ecosystem to support and drive sustainable economic growth. Together, we are aiming to achieve this growth by accelerating the just transition to net zero, enabling growth of the green economy and creating inclusive economic opportunity.

LSEG offers a range of tailored benefits and support, including healthcare, retirement planning, paid volunteering days and wellbeing initiatives.

We are proud to be an equal opportunities employer. This means that we do not discriminate on the basis of anyone's race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, marital status, veteran status, pregnancy or disability, or any other basis protected under applicable law. Conforming with applicable law, we can reasonably accommodate applicants' and employees' religious practices and beliefs, as well as mental health or physical disability needs.

Please take a moment to read this privacy notice carefully, as it describes what personal information London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG) (we) may hold about you, what it's used for, and how it's obtained, your rights and how to contact us as a data subject .

If you are submitting as a Recruitment Agency Partner, it is essential and your responsibility to ensure that candidates applying to LSEG are aware of this privacy notice.

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