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Senior QA Engineer



Posted over 30 days ago...

Join Morningstar as a QA Engineer and ensure excellence in the heart of financial data processing


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Bucharest, Romania - Hybrid

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Hybrid (In-person ~3 day / week)- Bucharest Romania,Timișoara Romania

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Expires at anytime

Organisation summary: Morningstar stands at the forefront of financial data services, harnessing cutting-edge technology to deliver unparalleled market insights. As an essential gear in the world's financial decision-making, Morningstar processes over 40 billion messages daily from financial exchanges, making it an incredibly exciting time to contribute to a company where technology meets finance at such a massive scale.

  • Role Summary:
    • Join a skilled team of approximately 4 developers and 2 QA engineers.
    • Collaborate closely with developers to uphold quality as a collective responsibility.
    • Create test plans and expand automated testing capabilities to enhance the development cycle.
  • Role Requirements:
    • A bachelor's degree or equivalent in software development or a related field.
    • Proven experience as a QA engineer with expertise in developing and executing test plans.
    • Familiarity with the full software development lifecycle.
    • Some knowledge of programming languages (C++, Python, C#).
    • Experience with high throughput backend systems and automated testing tools.

Benefits: Morningstar offers a hybrid work environment, combining remote work with in-person collaboration, alongside a suite of benefits to support flexibility and global engagement.

About the role: We are looking for an amazing QA Engineer to help us build and maintain our exchange connectivity software. Market Data powers all of Morningstar, as well as our clients so having the best of technology to do this is critical to the company’s success. We receive billions of messages every day from our direct financial exchange connections, which we process into a form useable by our customers. At present, process over 40 billion messages per day and with data volumes significantly increasing year-on-year, you can imagine how this needs a high level of quality to keep it under control.

The role: You will work within a team of approx. 4 developers and 2 QA, focused on building and maintaining our exchange connectivity software. You will need to work closely with developers as we see quality as being the responsibility of the whole team. You'll be developing test plans in collaboration with the developers and steadily building up our automated testing capability to continuously improve our development cycle.

Job requirements: A bachelor’s degree or equivalent in a software development or similar essential Experience working as a QA engineer, developing and executing test plans Experience of the full software development lifecycle. Some knowledge of programming languages (C++ would be great to help with unit tests, Python for the automation tool, C# for future development) Experience working on high throughput backend systems Experience of automated testing tools and techniques.

Benefits: Morningstar’s hybrid work environment gives you the opportunity to work remotely and collaborate in-person each week. We’ve found that we’re at our best when we’re purposely together on a regular basis, at least three days each week. A range of other benefits are also available to enhance flexibility as needs change. No matter where you are, you’ll have tools and resources to engage meaningfully with your global colleagues.

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Additional Information: Morningstar is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities. If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please call your regional number below or email [email removed - click apply for more details] to let us know the nature of your request and your contact information. Please note we only accept calls or emails from applicants who need accommodation related to a disability.


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