QA Test Manager Windows API - Finance

QA Test Manager / Test Lead (Manual / Automation Testing Real-time Data). Global Investment Management firm is seeking a highly skilled QA Test Manager to head-up the testing functionality for the business.

You will join the real-time data team that is responsible for delivery of real time financial / trading data for more than 19 million instructions traded in markets worldwide and covering all asset classes. This is a senior, hands-on position in which you will be responsible for managing around seven QA’s ensuring the quality of these business critical systems. Responsibilities will include designing, writing, documenting and executing test plans and test scripts to test APIs and the main platform; much of the work is manual testing but you’ll be expected to increase test automation coverage. You’ll participate in planning and implementation of the testing strategy for both new and existing projects, working closely with the Development Lead to build, maintain and support test environments. The technology stack is based on C++ on Windows OS.

This QA Test Manager / Test Lead position offers an excellent opportunity to take ownership and grow a team around you with an approximate 50/50 split between hands-on QA and team leadership. City based offices with a dynamic, collaborative technology driven environment.


• Strong manual and automation QA testing experience
• Experience of leading small testing teams (could be project based)
• Good working knowledge of Windows operating systems
• Ability to handle multiple projects with changing priorities and meet concurrent deadlines
• Excellent communication skills, confident dealing with stakeholders and communicating test results, as well as any errors or issues discovered during testing, to Testing, Development and Management teams
• Experience of testing data centric systems and APIs
• Excellent analysis and problem solving skills

As a QA Test Manager / Test Lead you can expect to earn a competitive salary (to £65k) plus benefits package including pension, gym membership, 25 days holiday, season ticket loan, cycle to work scheme, private medical and dental care, life assurance, income protection and more.

Send your CV or call for a confidential discussion about this QA Test Manager / Test Lead opportunity.

Job Role: QA Test Manager / Test Lead; Location: London; Salary: £55,000 to £65,000 + benefits

This QA Test Manager / Test Lead vacancy is being advertised by Client Server Ltd. Client Server is a leading recruitment consultancy specialising in technical positions in IT, the services advertised are those of an Employment Agency. We recruit across a range of sectors including finance and banking, software houses, innovative technology start-ups, media, telecommunications, eCommerce and consultancies. We will never send your CV without your permission.
Job reference information
Advertiser Client Server
Contact Name Testing Team
Telephone 020 7090 2580 (Please reference Dice when calling)
Reference BB/9857/B/KS/130317_1489396969

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