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Sr Automation Testing Engineer

State Street

State Street

Quincy, MA, USA
Posted on Friday, May 17, 2024

Who we are looking for:

We are seeking a Senior QA Lead to oversee the requirements and testing of the Middle Office product. As a crucial member of the Alpha Cash Services Platform, the Sr. QA Lead will collaborate closely with the Delivery Manager, QA lead, developers, Business Analysts, and other project stakeholders. This role offers the opportunity to work alongside over 200 industry-leading developers and QA professionals in a dynamic and fast-paced environment. The ideal candidate should possess a minimum of 5 years of experience in the Middle Office business line, with expertise in Record Keeping Systems, GG (Golden Gate), Derivatives Systems, Performance Data Systems, Security Analytics, Asset Control, and Information Delivery (reporting).

Why this role is important to us:

Our Global Technology Services (GTS) division plays a critical role in State Street's digital transformation by enabling the delivery of data and insights to our clients. We are leveraging cutting-edge technologies such as cloud, artificial intelligence, and robotics process automation to expand our business capabilities. Joining our team offers the opportunity to contribute to industry-leading technology solutions in a collaborative global environment.


- Manage scheduling to ensure efficient and effective product testing, identifying and reporting risks to project schedule and product quality while proposing new methods to control or mitigate risks.
- Develop comprehensive test plans and reusable test cases based on business requirements and functional specifications documents.
- Execute various types of software testing, including functional testing, system testing, regression testing, and performance testing.
- Maintain automated test script libraries for functional regression testing and document software defects in an issue tracking system, ensuring proactive communication with developers and project team members.
- Participate in business requirements and functional specifications reviews early in the software development life cycle.
- Generate clear and concise status and progress reports for the QA Manager and project team members.
- Provide testing leadership for assigned projects.

Experience Required:

- Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience.
- Minimum of 4 years of test automation experience with strong proficiency in Java/Python and SQL.
- Knowledge and experience working in an CICD pipeline environment.
- Experience with tools such as Cucumber, TestNG, Azure DevOps, and Snowflake.

These skills will help you succeed in this role:

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Strong partnership and relationship building skills.
  • Exceptional organizational skills and attention to detail.
  • Strong problem-solving ability

Join us if you are looking to enhance your technical skills, tackle real-world challenges, and contribute to shaping the future of the financial services industry.

Salary Range:

$80,000 - $132,500 Annual

The range quoted above applies to the role in the primary location specified. If the candidate would ultimately work outside of the primary location above, the applicable range could differ.