Writing the future. Together.
Avaloq is a value driven, fast-paced financial technology and services company and we are committed to developing the banking solutions of tomorrow.
By joining Avaloq, you’ll become a key part of our effort to power the digital transformation of the financial services industry.
Our ambition is big and bold to provide full end-to-end digital solutions by combining our leading efficiency with a flexible, responsible digital user experience.
Headquartered in Zurich, Avaloq has over 2,000 employees globally. More information is available at www.avaloq.com
As a Senior Software Testing Specialist for the Front Office team, you will ensure the quality of our products by giving hands-on support with the implementation of a software testing process from requirements analysis to actual delivery.
This includes being point of contact for building test cases, planning test campaigns, and developing / executing tests either manual or automated for functional and non-functional requirements.
Design and develop test plans, perform the writing of test cases, test scripts along the defined business scenarios
Work on the implementation of test strategies and integrated solutions to address client needs
Execute and maintain manual and automated test scripts
Analyze the test results, discuss deviations with the team and take care of agreed actions
Define test cases and scenarios for new functionalities
Create and maintain tests for Cypress and Gatling
Be responsible for the planning, controlling, and reporting of project related test campaigns
Drive the continuous improvement for efficient testing and using test tools, actively implement the improvements and take over the responsibility for their daily operation
Synchronize your work with international teams from Switzerland, Scotland, and the Philippines
Support users and product owners in their day-to-day work with test management tools
Become the contact person for software testing related topics and methods especially for test analysis and test design
What you need :
Bachelor's Degree in Engineering (Computer / Telecommunication), Computer Science / Information Technology
5+ years in Software Testing industry, 3 years of experience in Test Automation scripting (preferably Cypress and Gatling)
Has firm understanding of testing processes and methodologies
Very good experience in translating user stories / acceptance criteria into test cases
Experience in Agile methodology and different testing methodologies
Experience using Test Case Management tools (such as Jira Zephyr)
Has extensive experience in test strategies for applications based on microservices and REST APIs
Has a know-how in microservice technologies and containerized applications (Kubernetes, OpenShift)
Experience in non-functional tests such as Performance, Security, and Accessibility is a plus
Preferably with Banking and Finance domain knowledge
Preferably with ISTQB or CSTE testing certifications
Knowledge in development of automated unit tests through Junit and web functional tests are a plus
Excellent communication skills in English language for co-ordination with teams located globally
Has excellent analytical skills, perseverance, enthusiasm, and systematic approach to problem-solving
Passion for learning and improvement.
Is structured and used with autonomous approach to work
Now lets talk about perks and compensation
We offer competitive base salaries and if you prove to be a superstar, you might be entitled to an extraordinary achievement reward.
Avaloq aims to share its success with all its employees by paying out Success Share Units depending on its performance in a given year.