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SQA Engineer in Noida

SQA Engineer


Job description

Position title

SQA Engineer



Business Function


Reporting to

QA Manager


Financial Markets Technology

Department overview:

The Global Quality Assurance team comprises of Highly skilled and experienced Testing professionals located in Europe, North America and India. The team supports the high quality of software by independently verifying that software functionality conforms to business requirements using a combination of manual and technical testing techniques. The team is also responsible for verifying technical aspects of the implementation including the performance and scalability of the solution

Position summary

IHS Markit is seeking experienced testing professionals to join its IHS Markit India operation. This position will involve hands-on test build /execution role in the financial domain. It is a highly technical position and will require strong knowledge of JAVA, SQL, stored procedures and other data manipulation technologies.

  • Experience level 4-7 years
  • Self-managed individual who can actively build the automation frameworks from scratch
  • Strong Experience in Test Automation Tool/Frameworks for example: Cucumber, Concordion, Fitnesse, Selenium WebDriver, SoapUI, JMeter, TestNG
  • Proficient in Java / Selenium / AIP Testing (Please see Tech Section below for details)
  • Good in implementing a Service Level Automation Framework
  • Experience in designing high efficiency tests for scalable, distributed, fault-tolerant applications
  • Strong Database knowledge:  Should be able to define & develop Automation Frameworks for Database centric / ETL Applications.
  • Must have Good communication skills
  • Must have strong analytical and creative problem solving skills
  • Good to have exposure in implementing Automation solutions to Agile Scrum and other SW development lifecycle.
  • Should be growth oriented, confident and self-starter

This position will involve hands-on test build /execution role where the creative inspiration can fuel BIG Innovation.

Duties & accountabilities

Operational Support

  • Work with the QA Manager to meet automation test requirements to the highest standards
  • Design Automation test strategies,  test frameworks based on user requirements
  • Help / Assist AVPs / other products with Technical Challenges and define the next level for the present technical solutions
  • Candidate should be Passionate about building great automation solutions


  • Strong Knowledge of JAVA and frameworks like Junit, TestNG.& DbUnit and Selenium
  • Should be a technology geek, customer oriented and results driven
  • Experience with advanced low level Java programming APIs, such as concurrency, NIO and byte buffers.
  • Good understanding of relational databases, SQL, stored procedures and other data manipulation technologies.
  • Understanding XML files and interpreting results provided in the format.
  • Knowledge of ALM and Jira


  • Knowledge and experience of financial markets
  • Familiarity with the following operating systems would be advantageous: UNIX, Linux
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a globally distributed software development team.

Business competencies

Education and experience

  • A technical graduate / Post Graduate
  • Fluency in English, spoken and written
  • Solid technical background in implementing object oriented systems
  • Experience with advanced low level Java programming APIs, such as concurrency, NIO and byte buffers. 

Commercial awareness

  • Should be able to produce cost benefit analysis around automation solutions being proposed
  • Dollar Savings gained through automation of test assets

Management requirements

  • Able to provide regular progress and status updates on your development tasks to your manager and peers
  • Manage and track progress of ongoing items you depend on

Personal competencies

Personal impact

  • Passion for quality assurance and attention to detail
  • Strong desire to learn new technologies, methods and tools
  • Proven analytical and problem-solving abilities

Ability to work both independently and as a member of a team


  • Good communication and interpersonal skills – both verbal and written.

Ability to report accurate test status and progress to the QA manager and other stakeholders


  • Willingness to be flexible and adapt to project priorities and processes and ability to meet deadlines.

Work closely with development and project team members globally to deliver high quality solutions to aggressive time frames.

It is the policy of IHS Markit to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, IHS Markit will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. We maintain a drug-free workplace. For candidates in the US, we are a participant in E-Verify (see link below).

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