QA Automation Engineer

Location:Glasgow City
Job Type:Full Time


QA Automation Engineer


What if you could make a meaningful impact on a global business, all while learning QA from the best in the business? In this role, you can. As a member of our Quality Assurance team, your goal is to ensure that our applications work as they should and meet customers' needs. To accomplish this, you'll join one of our high-performing QA teams. You'll draw on your testing knowledge and creativity to automate test capabilities and design test and maintenance procedures. You'll also tap our existing test frameworks to tackle specific problems. We take a collaborative approach to quality, which means you'll work with experienced developers, managers and business partners across the organization. You'll receive coaching, mentorship and continuous feedback to help you become an even better technologist and professional.


We are searching for highly motivated QA automation engineers with track record of success to join our expanding team. In this role you will be responsible for driving our test automation strategy, coaching teams, providing necessary tooling and directly contributing to suite of automated functional and non-functional tests for JPMorgan’s eXecute platform. You will work alongside our Technology, BA and UX colleagues to perform technical analysis of client requirements, write test cases and plan their execution.


You will have the opportunity to use the latest tools, languages and frameworks while working with a large and friendly team who have a wealth of experience. You will be able to learn about financial markets from colleagues and extensive training resources. As a QA engineer you will influence our testing approach, development process and contribute to internal frameworks and libraries. You will have the opportunity to see direct impact of your contributions on the trading floor and in client feedback from around the globe.


J.P. Morgan Markets eXecute is our award-winning Single Dealer Platform for pricing, execution, and post trade management of forex, options, emerging markets, commodities, and rates products. We have a global development team focused on providing thousands of our users with innovative, reliable and high-performance electronic trading capabilities. The team partners closely with the global Markets Execution, Sales and Trading businesses in order to maintain and extend #1 industry leadership and provide best-in-class cross-asset client platform and operational capabilities.


See more at: https://www.jpmorgan.com/global/cib/markets-investor-services/execute-app


This role requires a wide variety of strengths and capabilities, including:

  • Experience testing large desktop/web applications (incl. cross-browser testing) and writing test cases covering functional and non-functional requirements

  • Experience in automating functional and non-functional tests using Cypress, Selenium or similar; ideally in grid environment

  • Experience with UI ecosystem: JavaScript and/or TypeScript, Node.js, Lerna, Webpack, Yarn, npm

  • Experience with Java ecosystem: Maven, Nexus, Sonar

  • Experience with modern source control systems and IDEs

  • Experience working with numerous globally distributed engineers

  • Understanding of Software Development Life Cycle, Continuous Delivery and other best practices

  • Familiarity with Investment Banking, FinTech, or Financial Markets

CIB (Corporate & Investment Bank)

Our Corporate & Investment Bank relies on innovators like you to build and maintain the technology that helps us safely service the world’s important corporations, governments and institutions. You’ll develop solutions for a bank entrusted with holding $18 trillion of assets and $393 billion in deposits.CIB provides strategic advice, raises capital, manages risk, and extends liquidity in markets spanning over 100 countries around the world.

When you work at JPMorgan Chase & Co., you’re not just working at a global financial institution. You’re an integral part of one of the world’s biggest tech companies. In 20 technology centers worldwide, our team of 50,000 technologists design, build and deploy everything from enterprise technology initiatives to big data and mobile solutions, as well as innovations in electronic payments, cybersecurity, machine learning, and cloud development. Our $10B+ annual investment in technology enables us to hire people to create innovative solutions that will are transforming the financial services industry.