Testing Team Lead - Financial Services

Westport, CT, USA

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You are curious, persistent, logical and clever – a true techie at heart. You enjoy living by the code of your craft and developing elegant solutions for complex problems. If this sounds like you, this could be the perfect opportunity to join EPAM as a Testing Team Lead - Financial Services. Scroll down to learn more about the position’s responsibilities and requirements.


Multi-asset trading system for one of the largest hedge funds in the world.

What You’ll Do

  • Act as a QA Team Lead and Senior QA in the Scrum team (consists of developers and testers);
  • Lead technical testing of the applications and ensure that the QA team adheres to best practices;
  • Collaborate with the development team to plan and deliver automation checks at the right system levels in order to improve the coverage and efficiency of automated testing;
  • Define the strategy and plan for increasing automated test coverage of the existing code base and integration points;
  • Undertake root cause analysis of defects when discovered, ensuring details are accurately captured and reported.

What You Have

  • Technical hands-on leader with a proven track record of successfully building and managing QA teams with a strong sense of ownership and teamwork;
  • Profound experience in QA (defect management), strong knowledge of software testing fundamentals, test design and testing theory;
  • Ample knowledge of .NET platform and C# programming language;
  • Experience with back-end and front-end testing;
  • Ability to build test frameworks from scratch using Selenium, NUnit, BDD SpecFlow other industry standard tools;
  • Web services, WCF, XML, JSON, SoapUI, T-SQL;
  • Experience working in banking/financial services/trading/hedge fund;
  • Strong English language and interpersonal skills.

We offer

  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance (Subsidized);
  • Health Savings Account;
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (Healthcare, Dependent Care, Commuter);
  • Short-Term and Long-Term Disability (Company Provided);
  • Life and AD&D Insurance (Company Provided);
  • Employee Assistance Program;
  • Matched 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan;
  • Paid Time Off;
  • Legal Plan and Identity Theft Protection;
  • Accident Insurance;
  • Employee Discounts;
  • Pet Insurance.