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Luxoft is a global IT service provider of innovative technology solutions that delivers measurable business outcomes to multinational companies. Its offerings encompass strategic consulting, custom software development services, and digital solution engineering. Luxoft enables companies to compete by leveraging its multi-industry expertise in the financial services, automotive, communications, and healthcare & life sciences sectors. For more information, please visit the website.

Line of Business:

Financial Services


Murex QA/Testing Analyst

Project Description

About the Project

An American multinational corporation engaged in design, development, manufacturing, and worldwide marketing and sales of footwear, apparel, equipment, accessories, and services is engaging Excelian to assist them on several initiatives within their Murex installation. The company's Murex installation is covering the following 3 regions: EU - which came online in 2010; Singapore; US - largest contingent of users and is the global operations hub. The company utilizes a single team to perform - PROD Support, various Projects (like Binary upgrades), Maintenance, and various development initiatives (which are typically small). At this time, Murex installation is very stable - with only small issues - which affords the client the opportunity to uplift the version and introduce new features to the user base. The company utilizes Murex installation for the following:
- Products: FX Cash and simple IRD
- Functionality: FO, BO, VaR, Credit Risk, Accounting, Hedge Accounting, Payments, Confirmations, and matcher for SWIFT.

Our team

none at this time

Technologies used

Murex; SQL; UNIX; JIRA; CRM; and possible other tools

Opportunities for you

(1) Additional resources could be added to support various regions; (2) Several resources could be hired for upcoming Binary (upgrade)


- Develop BO Business requirements per given stream and according to Project needs
- Testing Murex configuration, trades, or other functionality either via Murex ONYX or similar tool by carrying out the following:
- maintaining and creating test packages
- being familiar with most Test Library items
- maintaining Excel test configuration templates
- creating and maintaining file and table comparators
- running test Packages and reporting and analyzing results
- maintaining Impact Management reconciliation explanations
- creating environment pointers
- being aware of Trading Day Simulation (TDS)
- upgrading ONYX Test Packages to new binary MTL (Murex Testing Library)
- Testing of Murex integration with other systems (non-Onyx)
- Managing and coordinating the gathering and reporting of test results and provision of progress and issues to steering group members, test manager and Murex
- Working with the clients located in the UK, Germany, South Africa, Australia, USA, Canada and others
- Manage day-to-day assigned project tasks to complete various deliverables
- Assist existing support group(s) in resolve client request or issues
- Contribute to overall solutions as per project deliverables
- Perform various levels of testing for assigned deliverables as well as participate in formal release cycles (SIT/UAT)



- Good product knowledge/understanding in IRD, FXD
Genuine interest in automated testing
• Appreciation of test management
• Good all-round experience preferably with Murex (exposure to Trade Query, e-TradePad, Simulation Views, OSP, processing scripts, services and environment management) or with other trading / risk management software platforms - Calypso, OpenLink, Global One, Brady, TriplePoint, etc
• Good technical skills, namely:
- Scripting - being able to run and maintain either Perl/Python/VBS and DOS/UNIX scripts
- SQL - a good understanding of SQL and Stored Procedures
- XML / XSLT - understanding of XML and XSLT
- Environments - ability to define environment specs and work with IT Ops team to build and support
- DBA - appreciation of DB backup and restore, understanding capacity constraints
-Tools - exposure to HP QC, Jira, Selenium / Hudson (Jenkins), Putty, FTP, BeyondCompare, XMLSpy, code editors
- Excel - manipulating various and complicated test data results and publishing (Pivots, some VBA)
- Word - produce professional documents to senior level audience
- Strong understanding of FO / MO / BO functions as well as processing

- 1-4 years' experience with Murex
- Must have strong personality, logical and analytical skills
- Be detailed-oriented, a quick learner and self-starter
- Possess good verbal and written communication skills
- Must have strong organization skills
- Strong SQL, Unix , Scripting , Sybase and Oracle skills

Nice to have

- Implementations and upgrades: MXpress; FEM migrations experience
- MXplus updates and MX.3 main-branch upgrades
- Test management
- Trade life cycle
- Testing Methodologies
- Onyx


  • English: Advanced/Fluent

Relocation package

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Portland, US, Oregon
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