QA Lead (Testing)

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Morgan Stanley
  • 23 Apr 19

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Company Profile

Morgan Stanley is a leading global financial services firm providing a wide range of investment banking, securities, investment management and wealth management services. The Firm's employees serve clients worldwide including corporations, governments and individuals from more than 1,200 offices in 43 countries.

As a market leader, the talent and passion of our people is critical to our success. Together, we share a common set of values rooted in integrity, excellence and strong team ethic. Morgan Stanley can provide a superior foundation for building a professional career - a place for people to learn, to achieve and grow.
A philosophy that balances personal lifestyles, perspectives and needs is an important part of our culture.

Technology

Technology works as a strategic partner with Morgan Stanley business units and the world's leading technology companies to redefine how we do business in ever more global, complex, and dynamic financial markets.
Morgan Stanley's sizeable investment in technology results in quantitative trading systems, cutting-edge modeling and simulation software, comprehensive risk and security systems, and robust client-relationship capabilities, plus the worldwide infrastructure that forms the backbone of these systems and tools.
Our insights, our applications and infrastructure give a competitive edge to clients' businesses—and to our own.

Role Profile

The candidate will be primarily responsible to develop, utilize, manage and monitor the global Morgan Stanley SETI advanced instrumentation plant. This includes the usage and management of all MS Dragonfly technologies, Corvil CNEs, CMCs and other appliances in a manner to derive comprehensive system and plant performance metrics.

Advanced understanding regarding the configuration of Corvil CNE channels will be required to meet business unit requirements. Interaction with the Business Unit customers as well as internal technology teams will be required on an ongoing basis to ensure feedback about performance is delivered effectively.
The candidate will need to gather KPI and metric requirements from Business Unit customers, then deliver the appropriate solution within the tools to those clients.

The candidate will be part of a team that will evaluate, design and advocate for solutions in support of the global Morgan Stanley low latency, high speed trading plants. The candidate will need to demonstrate an understanding of the underlying technical architecture of the infrastructure and apply that knowledge to the interpretation of KPIs.

The candidate will be required to utilize multiple diverse technological skill-sets to create and manage to the business requirements. This includes (but is not limited to) shell scripting, database interaction, front-end requirement delivery, Corvil channel configuration and troubleshooting, and high level process automation.



Qualifications:


Required Skills

  • Candidate must have an excellent knowledge of data networking principles as well as high level of skill operating various network management systems.
  • The Candidate needs to have Expert level abilities in configuration and management of all Corvil platforms as well as strong ability to decode packet captures to help identify network and application issues.
  • The Candidate needs to have a strong proficiency understanding electronic trading technologies and concepts, as well as a broad background in global equities market structures.


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