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Quality Assurance Lead



Quality Assurance Lead
Princeton, New Jersey
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Quality Assurance Lead Princeton, New Jersey

Title: Quality Assurance Lead

Job Type: Permanent

Primary Location: Princeton, New Jersey

The Challenge:

Vignetic is looking for a highly motivated hands-on Lead Quality Assurance Analyst with demonstrated experience in leading and proactively participating in the end-to-end system testing process within a fast-paced trading environment. This candidate should be well-versed in leading automated testing efforts within the context of a continuous integration testing environment.

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Leading the QA team by organizing, scheduling, and managing the team assignments across business projects, QA process and infrastructure improvements
  • Reporting to and working with Trading Systems Development (TSD) Management in continually aligning the QA team with upcoming business goals
  • Leading and participating in the execution of the testing process in compliance with the Quality Assurance testing plan
  • Proactively participating in the review process of the business requirements and system specifications for the purpose of test planning and test case generation
  • Leading and participating in the generation and validation of test plans, test cases and traceability matrixes
  • Tracking test case failures, remediation efforts and validating the results
  • Manage the proprietary automated testing environment to ensure its smooth operation

Essential Skills & Qualifications:

  • Must have thorough knowledge of the Quality Assurance testing process and best practices
  • Must have led or managed a QA team and can split time between executing their own projects and leading the QA team
  • Must have strong experience in managing an automated testing platform in a continuous integration testing environment.  In-depth Jenkins knowledge a big plus
  • Must have demonstrated accomplishments in testing real-time trading systems.  Direct experience testing Options or Equities Trading systems is a big plus
  • Effective analytical and problem-solving skills a must
  • Strong experience using the LINUX command line interface
  • Strong knowledge of scripting languages such as Bash, Python, Perl, etc.
  • Excellent verbal and communication skills required
  • Must be a self-motivated, dynamic, organized, and responsible team player

Education & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in IT/Computer Science
  • 5+ years of experience in software QA/testing
  • 3+ years of experience with automated testing tools
  • 3+ years of testing in a trading environment
  • 2+ years in leading or managing a QA team


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