Senior Automation QA Engineer for AlgoTrader (Wroclaw)

Wrocław, Poland


AlgoTrader GmbH is the developer of an Algorithmic Trading Solution called AlgoTrader.
AlgoTrader lets trading firms automate complex, quantitative trading strategies in forex, options, futures, stocks, ETFs and commodities markets. We also support automated trading of cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin. The system is based on a robust, high-availability, low-latency architecture using state-of-the-art open source technology like Java, Spring, Hibernate, Esper (CEP), QuickFix/J, ActiveMQ, HTML 5, React JS, Bootstrap & Docker.

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On behalf of AlgoTrader, Ciklum is looking for a Senior Automation QA Engineer to join our team in Wroclaw on a full-time basis.

As a Senior Automation Engineer, you will ensure the highest quality of strategic features for our core product AlgoTrader and quantitative trading strategies for our clients.


  • Take responsibility for design and implementation of our QA test approach;
  • Expand our test automation framework for integration of API tests;
  • Expand our test automation coverage;
  • Maintain existing automation tests;
  • Setup QA processes and artifacts;
  • Define and implement QA Metrics.


  • Experience in or exposure to the trading domain, preferably with quantitative trading strategies based on Stocks, Forex, Futures, Options and/or Cryptocurrencies;
  • Master’s degree or higher in Mathematics, Engineering and/or Computer Science;
  • At least 4 years of hands-on professional experience in the Testing and Java enterprise environment;
  • Experience with agile and test-driven development;
  • Experience in working in a distributed global environment;
  • Very good expertise in testing multi-threaded & distributed systems;
  • Very good expertise in test automation;
  • Very good expertise in the Java 8/11 SE/EE;
  • Good expertise in software patterns and architectural enterprise concepts;
  • Good understanding of RDBMS;
  • Hands-on experience with Maven, Git, Jenkins & Nexus;
  • Strong communication skills and fluent in English.

What's in it for you

  • Work with the best experts in a friendly atmosphere;
  • Competitive salary;
  • Possibility to work in a successful and highly innovative company;
  • State of the art, cool, centrally located office at BC SkyTower with warm atmosphere which creates really good working conditions;
  • Fully covered life insurance – 100 000 PLN;
  • Fully covered drug insurance – up to 2 000 PLN/year;
  • Multisport card, 100% covered by Ciklum – Benefit Systems, Plus package.