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Employment Type:
Full time
Job Category:
Software Development
Software Engineer, Test Frameworks
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NJF Global Holdings Ltd | Chicago, IL
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Job Description

Our client is a leading market maker across many regions and asset classes, operating a large and diverse technology platform. With a large number of contributors to our platform across software development, strategy development, quantitative research, trading operations and compliance, it is of paramount importance that only the highest quality code be deployed into production. Maintaining these strict levels of quality assurance while allowing for rapid development and deployment requires extensive use of automation.


The Software Test team is tasked with the continual evaluation of existing tool chains and procedures to drive exceedingly high levels of test coverage with minimal impact to the software development life cycle. Members of this team spend time reviewing and analysing existing tools developed both internally and externally to identify the best possible solutions. They will work closely with members of teams across the organization to drive continued improvement of our testing platform from both usability and transparency perspectives.

Joining the Software Test team will put individuals in a position to be at the forefront of defining best practices, as well as building best of breed solutions for one of the world's preeminent financial institutions.

Key Responsibilities:

  • From scratch, drive the architecture and development of a centralized testing framework to be used across asset classes, markets, and businesses
  • Collaborate across groups to drive centralized practices that accommodate for varying business needs
  • Create modular and extensible test interfaces to enable rapid integration of new and evolving protocols and software under test
  • Develop an integration test framework that works in concert with continuous integration environments to provide immediate feedback.

Skillset Requirements:

  • Minimum 5+ years of relevant Software or Software Test Engineering experience
  • Senior-level experience programming in Perl, Python, Java, C++ or C#
  • Proven track record building clean, scalable software
  • Experience partnering with cross-functional teams to drive large projects on a global basis
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Nice to Have:

  • Experience building automated test suites and/or building out enterprise-wide testing frameworks
  • Understanding of network protocols and TCP/IP model
  • Experience with SQL and NoSQL database technologies
  • Financial experience is not required.


Applicants must be eligible to work in the specified location