Senior Test Engineer for Financial Software

Location: Kyiv, UA

Do you have what it takes to be part of a team that develops financial software for some of the world’s leading asset managers, fund managers, asset servicers, pension and insurance funds, wealth managers, central banks, and sovereign wealth funds? Then an interesting career could be awaiting you in SimCorp! 

What you can do in this new career 
As our new Senior Test Engineer, you will join SimCorp’s Product Division, a full-scale agile organization. You will be an important part of a cross-functional and cross-located agile team that is responsible for implementation and support of OTC instruments in our product, SimCorp Dimension. You will apply your talents to all stages of the development lifecycle, including creation and review of user stories, design, development, testing, writing automated tests, and support. You will be using multiple technologies, and your responsibilities will also include

  • Working with product management and your team to refine new features 
  • Giving feedback on the product through exploratory testing
  • Identifying risks and developing mitigation strategies
  • Creating, automating, and maintaining test scenarios using various tools
  • Working as part of an agile team to reach the agreed-upon definition of done
  • Constantly learning, as well as developing yourself, the team, and our product

Your qualifications

  • You have a M.Sc. in Finance, Computer Science, Mathematics or a similar field 
  • You have Financial Instruments domain knowledge
  • You have strong test automation skills and knowledge of a programming language with a BDD framework (for example C# and SpecFlow)
  • You have experience with API testing
  • You have experience with agile processes
  • You pay attention to details
  • You are structured, analytical, and capable of planning your own work
  • You are a team player who actively seeks collaboration to find optimal solutions 
  • You are fluent in English and have strong communication skills

Furthermore, we value that you:

  • Are motivated to work within the financial domain
  • Actively learn through experimentation when tackling challenges by using experiences from successes and from failures
  • Have strong collaboration and communication skills and fluency in English (written and spoken)
  • Are willing to acquire new technical and programming skills 
  • Have the desire to develop and maintain automated tests, underlying frameworks, and their integration into CI/CD pipelines
  • Can introduce new ways of looking at problems and that you can take creative ideas and put them into practice 
  • Think about the entire system and can identify and implement ways to continuously improve
  • Able to work in a hybrid setup (virtual and physical work environments)