Specialist Software Engineer

Permanent contract|Chennai|IT (Information Technology)

Specialist Software Engineer

Chennai, India Permanent contract IT (Information Technology)


  • Understanding Business Requirements, E2E Business Process and Ability to Analyze Requirements
  • Strictly follow the production process and the SLA are adhered to.
  • Ensure the continuity of the business by a strong relationship with the local helpdesk / support team, the infrastructure teams, and the Production Support teams
  • Review requirements, specifications, user documentation, help files or other project documentation for testing statistics & Create/Maintain RTM
  • Prioritize the test areas most relevant to the associated application
  • Quick understanding of requirements and thorough analysis
  • Gather test scenarios and validate by cross-referencing with requirement documents
  • Ability to perform Impact Analysis on the new requirement on the existing test scenarios
  • Contribute to device a plan for Testing deliveries after assessing the Businesses criticality and corresponding Testing Risks involved
  • Contribute to Create an effective Testing Effort Estimation template for each Test deliverables
  • Prepare, execute and maintain the automation test scripts or test cases
  • Understand the Test plan, Review the test scripts
  • Ability to Design/Create Frameworks
  • Should be able to provide expert advice and participate in the leagues
  • Should be able to perform Test Automation POCs and suggest right tools Identify opportunities for improvement and Innovate[New Tools/Techiniques]
  • Apply latest techniques in testing application to eliminate manual errors
  • Improving test engagement by fine-tuning existing process or implementing advanced automation techniques
  • Ability to Use/Enhance existing automation Framework
  • Apply latest techniques in testing application to eliminate manual errors
  • Advanced knowledge on Agile Testing
  • Drive Agile ceremonies Understanding of Iterative model/Testing methodologies of SDLC
  • Manage the communication between the users and the technical / functional team
  • Drive the incident management calls and make sure
  • Make available the knowledge of the local activity by promoting and updating specific documentation
  • Contribute to transformation topics and deliver continuous improvements
  • Identify improvement areas and lead the automation of manual checks/tasks
  • Propose transformation of existing processes both for the business or our production services activities
  • Should be a self starter, having passion for technology and must be a quick leaner.        
  • Provide support to the junior team members
  • Participate in DR and BCP activities

Profile required

  • 4+ years of experience in Testing and Production Support preferably in Banking/Financials or in Capital Markets domain.
  • Atleaset 3+ Experience of working in UFT Test Automation with HP-ALM.
  • Understanding of Trade LifeCycle and Capital Market concepts.
  • Ready to work in shift timings (APAC and EMEA).
  • Ready to perform production support activity.
  • Expert in Unix shell scripts and Oracle SQL queries
  • Good knowledge on Autosys and ITRS Geneos
  • Knowledge on JIRA and JIRA Zephyr scale is added advantage.
  • Knowledge on Kubernetes is an added advantage.
  • Able to demonstrate the experience on Automation of manual tasks and checks
  • Creation and execution of Test Cases, User documentation
  • Understand and support team by analyzing requirements listed in the scope.
  • Knowledge on JMeter or any other Performance tool is an added advantage.
  • Should be able to provide L1/L2 UAT application support to users in UAT environment.
  • Should be able to to fix bugs in existing automation packs writted in UFT

Why join us

 “We are committed to creating a diverse environment and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status”.

Business insight

At Société Générale, we are convinced that people are drivers of change, and that the world of tomorrow will be shaped by all their initiatives, from the smallest to the most ambitious.

Whether you’re joining us for a period of months, years or your entire career, together we can have a positive impact on the future. Creating, daring, innovating and taking action are part of our DNA.

If you too want to be directly involved, grow in a stimulating and caring environment, feel useful on a daily basis and develop or strengthen your expertise, you will feel right at home with us!

Still hesitating?
You should know that our employees can dedicate several days per year to solidarity actions during their working hours, including sponsoring people struggling with their orientation or professional integration, participating in the financial education of young apprentices and sharing their skills with charities. There are many ways to get involved.

We are an equal opportunities employer and we are proud to make diversity a strength for our company. Societe Generale is committed to recognizing and promoting all talents, regardless of their beliefs, age, disability, parental status, ethnic origin, nationality, gender identity, sexual orientation, membership of a political, religious, trade union or minority organisation, or any other characteristic that could be subject to discrimination.

Reference: 2200003S
Entity: Societe Generale India
Starting date: 2022/02/21
Publication date: 2022/01/07