Have the chance to drive through the AUTOMATION of this Top Boutique Financial Markets Firm’s ENTIRE PRODUCTION ENVIRONMENT – designing & automating all batch schedules, creating SOFTWARE RELEASE & DEPLOYMENT process as well as implementing all TESTING BEST PRACTICES
Excellent opportunity for you to work with a LARGE VARIETY OF TRADING PRODUCTS, gaining a deep understand of the Financial & Capital Market space.
Based in Johannesburg, this Senior Test Manager role is paying R1Mil P/A(neg)
• Fully automate & simplify the current batch schedule .
• Working closely with internal teams to drive through the implementation of automation testing best practices into the environment.
• Create & implement a new Software Release Management strategy – oversea and manage all releases into production.
• This role will also give you scope to grow your own team.
• Very complex environment , with new applications & products being continuously introduced.
Experience & skills needed:
• B. Sc/ B. Com in Computer Science, Information Systems etc.
• Agile/Scrum/ITIL certification will be a massive advantage.
• Strong background in Automation Testing working with a variety of tools including Selenium,
• Experience working in a Production Environment – big focus on automating batch processes within this environment using Control -M.
• Expeirence in setting up Software Release processes.
• Excellent understanding of Investment Banking / Trading/Financial Markets platforms and products – a previous experience or studies such as a CFA will be a big advantage
With ties to the LARGEST & MOST SUCCESSFULL Financial Services Group in Africa, this Financial Markets Business , focuses on risk management (market, credit & liquidity risks) & trading , providing their shareholders with long-term investment exposure and allows for structured investment product development.