QA Analyst - Manual Testing, MaxxTrader

Job description

About Us:

FlexTrade Systems is a global leader in high-performance multi-asset execution management and order management systems for equities, fixed income, foreign exchange, futures, and options. A pioneer in the field, FlexTrade is internationally recognized for introducing FlexTRADER®, the world’s first broker-neutral, execution management trading system, which allows clients to completely control and customize their execution workflows through a comprehensive ability to search/access liquidity while maintaining the confidentiality of their trading strategies.

About MaxxTrader

MaxxTrader is FX Trading Platform offered by FlexTrade. MaxxTrader’s EMS/OMS solution is sought by major global financial institutions – banks, broker dealers and hedge funds - to better connect their FX trading desks with liquidity providers, wherever they are, through proprietary distribution connectors. MaxxTrader’s all-in-one platform covers the complete FX trade cycle, is built for turn-key activation and is flexible to enable customers’ unique requirements & strategies.

MaxxTrader has a team of passionate, ‘get it done’ visionaries that are client-focused and strategically minded with sights on building better trading solutions for the institutional FX trader.


  • Execute established test plans
  • Accurately record and clearly document all actual results compared to expected results.
  • Maintain well organized record of test results and generate historical analysis of test results.
  • Fully document any unexpected anomalies identified in testing with instruction of how to recreate the anomaly.
  • Assist in the development and refinement of product and software requirements to insure their functionality.
  • Develop and document application test plans based on software requirements and technical specifications.
  • Communicate with developers, product managers, usability engineers and technical support specialists on product issues
  • Work with Customer Support group to help perform root cause analysis of issues found in the production environment
  • Work with Development team to ensure that the product is fully tested
  • Work with Documentation to see that all enhancements, bug fixes, and new products are documented
  • Identify and propose areas of improvement throughout the software development process
  • Configuring test environments for testing and coordinating FIX connections.

Additional Responsibilities

  • Implement and certify FIX connections across multiple asset classes and order flows.
  • Liaise with internal teams and external parties like various Broker firms, vendors ECN and Exchanges to facilitate a smooth FIX onboarding process.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Technology, equivalent industry experience acceptable
  • 2-3 years’ experience in QA/Software testing field
  • Strong knowledge including Java, SHELL, Python scripting in UNIX environment.
  • Familiar with Linux operating systems.
  • Familiar with FIX Protocol and financial markets
  • Good communication skills and able to work in a team and independently.
  • Proactive, innovative, analytic, adaptable and resilient.
  • Well organized work habits with attention to detail.
  • Proficient in written and spoken English.
  • Positive work attitude, motivated and result-oriented.