Test Automation Engineer - Brussels - 18156BR

Moody's is an essential component of the global capital markets, providing credit ratings, research, tools and analysis that contribute to transparent and integrated financial markets. Moody's Corporation (NYSE: MCO) is the parent company of Moody's Investors Service, which provides credit ratings and research covering debt instruments and securities, and Moody's Analytics, which offers leading-edge software, advisory services and research for credit and economic analysis and financial risk management. The Corporation, which reported revenue of $4.4 billion in 2018, employs approximately 13,100 people worldwide and maintains a presence in 42 countries. Further information is available at www.moodys.com.
Moody’s Analytics provides financial intelligence and analytical tools supporting our clients’ growth, efficiency and risk management objectives. The combination of our unparalleled expertise in risk, expansive information resources, and innovative application of technology, helps today’s business leaders confidently navigate an evolving marketplace.

Department

Bureau van Dijk is a Moody's Analytics company.

We capture and treat private company information for better decision making and increased efficiency. Our flagship product Orbis delivers information on over 310 million private companies – it’s the world’s most powerful comparable data resource on private companies. We show what companies do, how they’re performing, the people that run them, and who owns them.

Our solutions are used by companies, governments and the public sector, academics, financial institutions and professional service firms across the globe. They use them for many different types of projects, all with a common theme - efficiency. Our markets include: credit risk, compliance and financial crime, supplier risk, tax and transfer pricing analysis, data management and business development and strategy.
We have around 1000 employees working in more than 30 offices across the globe.

Job Description

The QA Engineer/Test Automation Engineer will:
  • Write and execute manual and automated tests.
  • Use bug tracking systems to submit, track and manage defects.
  • Analyze the results of tests of tests that you have performed and provide meaningful reports to project team.
  • Maintain software testing artefacts.
  • Use queries to create test data and analyze results for the tests you have performed.
  • Work with other testers and key stakeholders to ensure coverage for each software release.
  • Develop/maintain simple automation framework modules as directed by more senior Test Automation team members, to fulfil specific testing requirements.
  • Work closely with manual testers or Business Analysts.
  • Write and execute manual and automated tests.
  • Use bug tracking systems to submit, track and manage defects.
  • Analyze the results of tests of tests that you have performed and provide meaningful reports to project team.
  • Maintain software testing artefacts.
  • Use queries to create test data and analyze results for the tests you have performed.
  • Work with other testers and key stakeholders to ensure coverage for each software release.
  • Develop/maintain simple automation framework modules as directed by more senior Test Automation team members, to fulfil specific testing requirements.

Qualifications

  • Undergraduate/first-level degree (e.g., Bachelor’s degree).
  • 3+ years of QA experience.
  • Good understanding of the SDLC
  • Knowledge of QA methodologies including test planning.
  • Understanding of Web-based technology architecture and data structures
  • Able to work well within the constructs of an agile process, including SCRUM, Continuous Build and Integration, etc.
  • Ability to handle multiple projects concurrently; able to work under pressure to meet tight deadlines
  • Very good verbal and written communications skills
  • Strong analytical and diagnostic skills as well as attention to detail
  • Critical thinking skills to analyze system requirements for ambiguities and discrepancies
  • Aptitude for thinking outside the box to develop thorough test scenarios and test cases
  • Good understanding of the QA processes, methodologies and Software Testing Lifecycle
  • Competent database skills
  • C#, Java and or scripting experience
  • Experience with automated testing tools
  • Good understanding of QA testing tools and environments
Moody’s is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity or any other characteristic protected by law.
Candidates for Moody's Corporation may be asked to disclose securities holdings pursuant to Moody’s Policy for Securities Trading and the requirements of the position. Employment is contingent upon compliance with the Policy, including remediation of positions in those holdings as necessary.