Senior QA Specialist (Automation)

Adaptive is looking for Senior QA Specialist with back-end test automation experience to join the development of a electronic trading platform. You will participate in the team effort to build and release quality software in a timely manner. You will be responsible for establishing the QA process and defining test strategy for the project that will allow you to single-handedly guarantee a great level of quality. You will use your knowledge to create, maintain and execute manual and automated test cases working in close collaboration with DEV/BA/UX.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Define QA process (including defect management) and test strategy for the project
  • Create, maintain and execute manual test scenarios
  • Create, maintain and execute automated test scenarios in Java
  • Work jointly with Dev team to align test strategies and get maximum test coverage
  • Deliver work to agreed milestones


  • 3+ years in QA role
  • experience with testing of web applications
  • test automation experience
  • ability to read/write code in Java
  • ability to write test cases from Functional/Technical designs
  • knowledge of Agile SDLC and understanding of QA role in it
  • strong communication, collaboration and leadership skills
  • strong analytical and problem solving skills


  • experience testing applications for Financial institutions (investment banks, brokers, exchanges)
  • BSc/MSc in Computer Science or equivalent