Quality Assurance Engineer (Java)

Flow Traders, Hong Kong

If you're passionate about trading & technology, you'll find success.

Flow Traders is looking for an experienced QA Engineer (Java) to join our growing QA team in Hong Kong. This is a unique opportunity to join a leading proprietary trading firm with an entrepreneurial and innovative culture at the heart of its business.  We value quick-witted, creative minds and challenge them to make full use of their capacities. If you aim high, the sky is the limit!

QA engineers are embedded into product teams. Such teams are responsible for a set of applications and work in a tight collaboration with business owners. QA members support team with functional and performance testing, automation and integration into CI and manage test environment. Product teams follow agile practices, tailored to the problem area and preferred team approach. You will:

  • Closely cooperate with developers and product owners to implement test strategy that meets the needs of the organization
  • Work closely with the development and IT operations teams to understand the company's application landscape
  • Cooperate with the end users (traders/compliance/risk) to gain deep knowledge of the business side and apply it in the designs of the tests
  • Define all necessary test activities for the project and execute those
  • Maintain and improve the test environment to mimic production as closely as possible
  • Continuously look for improvements of the company's quality assurance processes

What You Will Do

  • Carry out white box automation testing using Core Java
  • Design system integration test cases and validate them with development team, product owner and business side
  • Debug failing tests to provide development team clean reproduction scenario and possible points of failure
  • Keep track of bugs in Jira and Confluence
  • Participate in code reviews
  • Create and maintain test environment

What You Need To Succeed

  • Working knowledge of Core Java and understanding of OOP principles
  • Working knowledge of QA in SDLC
  • Experience in code reviews
  • Experience in backend automation or development (preferred)
  • Experience in a Linux/Unix environment (preferred)
  • Knowledge of SQL, databases and networking (preferred)
  • Experience in integration tests into CI/CD pipeline (preferred)
  • Strong problem solving skills with meticulous attention to detail
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills

Recruitment Process

  1. Submit your resume 
  2. Complete our Technical assessment
  3. Meet members of the global Quality Assurance team
  4. Meet with members of our leadership team

What We Offer 

We like to think that talent grows at Flow and stays at Flow. To ensure this, we provide our employees with an extensive onboarding program, access to Flow Academy, the best working environment, the latest technology and continuous support. We go out of our way to retain the small business feeling with which we started and stimulate innovation and collaboration through teamwork and our non-hierarchical approach. We offer competitive salary, annual discretionary bonus and other fantastic perks and benefits, such as:

  • Flow Academy for continuous learning and opportunities to attend domain-related conferences
  • Comprehensive health insurance coverage
  • In-house lounge with a bar, pool table and console games;
  • Daily catered breakfast and lunch with healthy snacks and drinks available throughout the day;
  • In-house hairdresser and massage therapist;
  • Personal trainers, weekly boot camps and a subsidized gym membership;
  • Annual company trip and a variety of events throughout the year
  • Global rotations between our offices worldwide
  • and more!

Flow Traders does not accept unsolicited resumes from any professional staffing or search firms. All resumes, and any other information identifying potential candidates, submitted to any employee at Flow Traders via-email, the Internet or directly without a valid and signed search agreement will be deemed free to contact by Flow Traders without any restrictions and no placement fee of any kind will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Flow Traders.

About Flow Traders

Flow Traders is a leading global technology-enabled liquidity provider specializing in exchange traded products (ETPs) and now expanding into other asset classes, such as FX, Fixed Income and Cryptocurrency. Our ambition is to become a one-stop shop liquidity platform in the financial markets globally. Supported by our proprietary technology platform, we provide liquidity in financial products that help contribute to more efficient markets.

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