- Web Services
- Analysis Skills
- Software Deployment
- Unlimited Paid Time Off
- Health Insurance
- Paid Time Off
TradeStation is an on-line brokerage firm seeking to level the playing field for self-directed investors and traders, empowering them to claim their individual financial edge. At TradeStation, we're continuously pushing the boundaries of what's possible, encouraging out-of-the-box thinking and relentless search for innovation. We offer a collaborative and flexible work environment, competitive salaries, comprehensive benefits and an unlimited PTO policy.
Our mobile development team is seeking a developer who is passionate about software quality, validation and verification to take our mobile development efforts to the next level of stability, performance, accuracy and overall quality.
We are looking for an experienced test engineer to build a suite of automated tools to test our iOS and Android apps. This is an essential development role embedded on our mobile team, where the pace is fast and always exciting. Help us build a better app and become a better software team. This role requires excellent coding skills.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
Create and manage automated testing applications, including unit tests, integration tests and UI automation tests for complex mobile trading applications used daily by thousands of active traders
Create, automate and execute test plans that generate artifacts to validate proper functioning of the app, and also provide quality-related metrics
Learn and understand how customers use the app to write tests that validate the customer’s expectations
Identify, document, and track defects; verify defect fixes with test cases
Ensure new features are appropriately tested prior to release
Champion software and code quality issues within the team. Developers write tests too, but our test engineer is completely focused on quality
Assist in creating and maintaining automated build, continuous integration, and deployment systems
Support both iOS and Android testing efforts
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES:
Mobile application programming experience with iOS and/or Android or experience in other programming languages (C#, Java, etc.)
Experience with web services and debugging network traffic between mobile apps and the server
Experience with testing frameworks for unit, integration, and UI automation like JUnit, XCTest, Selenium, Appium, UIAutomator, UI Automation, Espresso, Mocha, WebDriverAgent, etc.
Solid understanding of software development and testing paradigms
Real-world experience working with Agile software development methods, patterns, and practices
Must be a team player that is assertive, passionate, driven, and goal-oriented
Strong technical skills and raw intellectual ability
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Ability to turn requirements into tests
Strong organization and prioritization skills
Strong written and oral communication skills
Ability to adapt and learn in a fast-paced environment
Open to new ideas and stays up to speed in the fast-changing mobile space
Android development experience: Android SDK, NDK, Gradle, etc.
iOS development experience: Objective-C, Swift, UIKit, etc.
Familiarity with macOS
Trading experience in stocks, options, or futures is a plus, but not a requirement; Willingness to acquire knowledge of trading is required
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:
Bachelor’s Degree (CS preferred) or 3+ years equivalent work experience.
3+ years of professional experience as a software developer or automated/agile test engineer
1+ years of experience testing native iOS and/or Android applications