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Senior Risk QA Analyst
Ref No.: 18-02915
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Position Type:Full Time
Pay Rate : $ 120,000.00 - 130,000.00 /Year
Job Description
  • OLTP systems for managing business and system workflows
  • Distributed batch processing systems for quantitative risk analytics
  • Enterprise Integration systems for ETL and Data Feed Management
  • Reporting systems for Member, Regulatory and Compliance
  • User Interface systems for the external marketplace
  • Excellent analytical, problem-solving, communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Comfortable with Financial Mathematics – including basic statistics and calculus. Familiar with the use of statistical and stochastic models in pricing of financial derivatives.
  • Prefer knowledge of OTC Credit Derivatives and/or other interest rate or other OTC derivatives – CDS, Structured Products, Interest Rate Products, Options
  • Minimum of 5 years experience in software QA/Testing preferably on one or more large, highly transactional systems deployed and used in production. 
  • Prefer 5+ years experience working in UNIX/Linux and SQL/Oracle environments.
  • Strong knowledge of Java and object oriented system technologies
  • Solid knowledge of development practices and application architecture
  • Ability to set priorities and multi-task in a fast paced environment.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong organizational skills and decision making ability.
  • Reports activities to management through daily stand up meetings, formal updates, project team meeting and other reports as needed.
  • Adheres to corporate and department standards, policies and procedures. Contributes to the development and refinement of department standards, processes and procedures
  • Researches and recommends technology solutions
  • Develops knowledge and/or experience in the following areas
  • Business functionality
  • High level programming languages
  • Operations, Technical Support and Production Control operating environment
  • Department standards, guidelines and procedures
  • Primary Technologies
    • Core Java
    • Spring (Core, Boot, Cloud, Batch, Security, Integration)
    • Eclipse
    • Source Code Management (git)
    • Maven, Jenkins, Artifactory, JUnit, TestNG
    • Oracle, MongoDB
    • Microservice Architecture
    • REST, WebSockets
    • PSQL, JDBC, JPA, Liquibase
    • Sencha(EXT, Touch), AJAX, Electron,  Node, Node.js
    • JMS, WebSphere MQ, ActiveMQ
  • Education and/or Experience (Includes Certificates, Licenses, Registrations that may be required or preferred)
    • Bachelor's degree (B.S.) from a four year college or university with a major in computer science or mathematics; or five to eight years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.