In Asia Pacific, BNP Paribas is one of the best-positioned international financial institutions with an uninterrupted presence since 1860. Currently with over 18,000 employees* and a presence in 13 markets, BNP Paribas provides corporates, institutional and private investors with product and service solutions tailored to their specific needs. It offers a wide range of financial services covering corporate & institutional banking, wealth management, asset management, insurance, as well as retail banking and consumer financing through strategic partnerships.
Worldwide, BNP Paribas has a presence in 68 markets with more than 193,000 employees. It has key positions in its three main activities: Domestic Markets and International Financial Services (whose retail-banking networks and financial services are covered by Retail Banking & Services) and Corporate & Institutional Banking, which serves two client franchises: corporate clients and institutional investors. Asia Pacific is a key strategic region for BNP Paribas and it continues to develop its franchise in the region.
* excluding partnerships
BNP Paribas offers you an exciting career in an international business environment that is fast-paced, diverse and focuses on creating high-value relationships with our clients. We offer competitive salary and benefits, as well as a working environment where you’re valued as part of the team.
The APAC Electronic Equities technology team is looking for an Algo QA Speciailist to focus on Quality Asssurance across our smart execution suite including execution algos (e.g. VWAP, PctVol), Smart Order Routers and Dark Pools.
The candidate will be part of a team working closely with Product, Quants and Developers to contiuously evolve and grow our platform's electronic trading capabilities. This role is critical to ensure all smart execution logic is working as intended in simulation environments prior to live trading. A typical workflow will consist of working with the team to understand the change then designing, implementing, and executing a test suite utilizing both automated and manual tooling.
The candidate must have experience of QA in an trading platform, with working knowlege of APAC market microstructure, algos, smart order routes a strong plus. Scripting development skills are also necessary for managing our test automation suite.
• Design, build, execute our algo test suite, both for new changes and regression
• Second level support for investigation of production issues
• Continuously evolve QA best practices beyond test execution for optimal efficieny
Technical & Behavioral Competencies
• Good knowledge of equity trading domain. APAC market microstructure, execution algo and smart order routing knowledge a strong plus.
• Good knowledge of python or similar scripting development
• Abiltiy to thrive in a fast paced environment
• Strong communication skills
• Strong analytical skills
Specific Qualifications (if required)
• Minimum 5 years’ exp