Senior Test Engineer

New York
Test Engineering
Full time
Crux Informatics is looking for a Senior Test Engineer to plan and execute the full suite of testing activities through a period of rapid product and company growth with a group of experienced professionals dedicated to bringing the Crux mission of “making data delightful” to life. 

You will work closely with core product and engineering teams to handle a wide breadth of testing to improve quality in production and staging environments. This role requires that you are able to take initiative, are comfortable reporting defects and areas for improvement, are comfortable engaging all areas of business to understand pain points and develop solutions, ensure appropriate test cases exists for all defects, can adapt existing test frameworks to production environment and implement new ones as needed, perform release level testing pre and post production deployment, perform integration testing with a many different data suppliers, and are capable of executing automated and manual QA tests throughout the development cycle. 

Qualifications:

    • Superior core QA skills: finding/characterizing/logging bugs, writing test cases, strong understanding of appropriate testing activities in software development lifecycle
    • Experience investigating and troubleshooting issues in a production environment
    • Solid programming experience, creation of automated test suite from ground up using high level programming language: Python preferred, but Java/javascript/ruby or any other OOP
    • Good understanding of BDD a plus
    • Excellent communication skills especially working with dev, product management, ops
    • Deep understanding of REST basics
    • Software testing experience in a capital markets/financial services firm a big plus
    • Experience with large scale data processing and quality testing big plus
About Crux:
Crux is a data delivery and operations company that takes on the critical, yet commoditized, tasks of ingesting data and getting it ready for analysis by financial institutions.  We are experiencing rapid growth from financial firms turning to Crux to process and onboard the data they need.

Crux is transforming how the financial services industry works with data. For years, data discovery, operations, and delivery have been expensive, time consuming, and frustrating for financial firms. We are solving this challenge by creating a new technology solution: the go-to platform for data delivery. Crux is in high demand and we have a clear path to success.

Founded in 2017 by a seasoned team of data professionals, Crux has grown to a team of 70 employees in San Francisco and New York. It is backed by leading industry players, including Citi, Goldman Sachs, and Two Sigma.


At Crux, diversity is valued and and treatment of employees and applicants are based on merit, talent and qualification. We encourage people from underrepresented groups to apply.  We believe the key to success is bringing together unique perspectives and we do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. For qualified applicants with criminal histories, consideration will be consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.