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Bank of America Corporation

Senior QA Engineer

Bank of America Corporation - Chicago, IL

Job Description:

Works with project teams to ensure overall software quality is monitored and maintained and/or validates system QA standards necessary to execute test plans and procedures for acceptance testing of new or modified applications/systems. Has some interaction with business area execs, vendors and operations execs in determining whether systems and system components, including hardware, networks, system software, tools, and applications are appropriate and/or ready for implementation. Fosters stable support framework for development teams and business units in the area of quality control and the development of new or revised applications. May provide guidance in the creation of standard test environments, tests plans, and test scripts. Analyzes, designs, documents new or modified QA procedures and standards and assists in the development and implementation of QA metrics for assessing the quality of delivered applications and information systems. Provide resolution to an assortment of problems complex in scope, related to Quality Assurance projects. Individual contributor role. Typically requires 5-7 years of applicable experience. This job code is only to be used for associates supporting Capital Markets.

The Global Foreign Exchange development group at Bank of America Merrill Lynch is looking for a Senior Manual/Automation QA Engineer to join the team in Chicago. The team is responsible for the development and testing the low latency electronic trading system used by its global foreign exchange business. This resource will be responsible for driving the test automation coverage, work closely with manual QA, development and business to implement automated functional test cases. The resource will need to learn the individual components of the system to a degree that facilitates the design and development of comprehensive test plans, implement runnable tests to meet the desired automated test coverage goals. A technical background, test automation experience are a must, and any quantitative skill is a plus.

Required Skills

7 year’s software development or Test Automation experience

Must have experience with Unix

Good knowledge of Java and/or C and SQL

Experience working with an Agile based development team

Development of testing strategy/plan/cases

The position requires an aptitude for research and problem solving

Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Work with minimal supervision, but know when to ask the right questions

Bachelors’ degree in Computer Science/Engineering focus preferred

In addition, any one or more of the following would be a plus:

Prior experience in test automation and /or development in the financial sector is a big plus

Knowledge of FX (Foreign Exchange)

Prior experience working with global teams in Asia/EMEA

Posting Date

: 05/14/2018


Chicago, IL, 135 S LA SALLE ST (IL4135),

- United States


: No

Full / Part-time

: Full time

Hours Per Week

: 40


: 1st shift

12 days

Bank of America Corporation


Senior QA Engineer Bank of America Corporation - Chicago, IL, United States


Location: Chicago, IL

Company Profile:
Bank of America Corporation, through its subsidiaries, provides various banking and financial products and services for individual consumers, small and middle market businesses, institutional investors, corporations, and governments in the United States and internationally. The company’s Consumer & Business Banking segment offers traditional and money market savings accounts, CDs and IRAs, checking accounts, and investment accounts and products, as well as credit and debit cards; and lending related products and services, working capital management, and treasury solutions. This segment provides its products and services through operating 5,100 banking centers, 16,300 ATMs, call centers, and online and mobile banking platforms. Its Consumer Real Estate Services segment offers consumer real estate products comprising fixed and adjustable-rate first-lien mortgage loans for home purchase and refinancing needs, home equity lines of credit, and home equity loans. The company’s Global Wealth & Investment Management segment provides investment and brokerage, estate and financial planning, fiduciary portfolio management, cash and liability management, and specialty asset management services; and retirement and benefit plan, philanthropic management, and asset management services. Its Global Banking segment provides various commercial loans, leases, commitment facilities, trade finance, real estate and asset-based loans, and consumer loans; treasury management, foreign exchange, and short-term investing options; and debt and equity underwriting and distribution, and merger-related and other advisory services. The company’s Global Markets segment offers sales and trading services for securities and derivative products in primary and secondary markets; market-making, financing, securities clearing, settlement, and custody services to institutional investor clients; and risk management products. The company was founded in 1874 and is based in Charlotte, North Carolina.