Automation QA

Technical Test Analyst

Asset Manager



A leading Asset Manager based in the West End are seeking a new Technical Tester (SQL, Derivatives, Fixed income, Equities) from the Asset Management industry to join their Business facing team. The firm offer a varied approach across asset classes to give a specialised solutions to each of their clients within the changing market conitions. Their varying investment strategies are fully supported by a highly business focussed development and testing team.


This Technical Tester (SQL, Derivatives, Fixed income, Equities) will need to have an Asset Management background and have had exposure to working directly with the business as within this role you will be joining a small team with masses of influence on the business and processes within technology. Having faced similar problems to solve will help. Test scripts will be written from scratch, user interaction will be on a daily basis, and you will be changing their release management process as well as providing documentation to end users. Interaction with the development team will be pivotal to this role and as such SQL knowledge is essential.


The successful Technical Tester (SQL, Derivatives, Fixed income, Equities) will have the following:


  • Hands on automation experience
  • Strong SQL knowledge
  • Financial services experience in particular Asset Management knowledge
  • Any exposure to Imagine, Wall Street Office, SCD Dimension, Charles River etc.
  • Experience of test plan creation with Microsoft Test Manager
  • Excellent technical knowledge of SQL
  • Passion for communication directly to users


This role will be suitable for a Technical Tester (SQL, Derivatives, Fixed income, Equities) who loves technology and is passionate about the Asset Management industry. They pride themselves on having very little red tape. They like people who will allow technology and business to work in unison and have their technologist work together to reach their mutual goals. For example at the moment testing and development are working very closely to allow for the builds and new direction of a release management system.


Please forward your CV to discuss further - James platt 


Technical Tester (SQL, Derivatives, Fixed income, Equities) for Asset Management