Engineering QA Analyst

    • Chicago, IL

WHO WE ARE

We are Allvue Systems, a rapidly growing software company formed by the merger of AltaReturn and Black Mountain. Allvue has over 420 employees in offices throughout North America, Europe and Asia. We are the leading provider of software solutions for the Private Capital and Fixed Income markets. Whether a client wants an end-to-end technology suite, or independently focused modules, Allvue helps eliminate the boundaries between systems, information, and people. We’re looking for ambitious, smart, and creative individuals to join our team and help our clients achieve their goals

WHAT WE VALUE

  • Intelligent individuals looking to apply themselves creatively
  • People who are comfortable speaking up, sharing ideas and driving change
  • Energetic and passionate teammates looking for more than just a job to pay the bills
  • Hard-working individuals who habitually do more than asked

WHAT WE NEED

  • Excellent problem-solving abilities 
  • Strong technical troubleshooting and problem-solving skills 
  • Detail-oriented & strong work ethic 
  • Enthusiasm for finance, testing, and technology 
  • A degree from a 4-year university 
  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal), organization, and interpersonal skills 
  • Technical experience preferred, particularly with T-SQL, XML, XPath and/or XSLT 
  • Someone who thrives in a fast-moving environment and can successfully manage multiple competing priorities 
  • Experience in a software quality assurance analyst, business analyst, system support, or related role 
  • Experience with automated, load and/or stress testing a plus 
  • Experience or familiarity with buy-side investments a plus 

YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Able to function as a sole QA contributor for multiple Product Teams to perform testing and provide quality assurance for their projects 
  • Design, write, maintain & execute functional and performance tests for multiple software applications 
  • Log and monitor defects and features in our internal tracking system 
  • Create and maintain testing environments and infrastructure 
  • Assist with software installations, upgrades, and training for clients 
  • Create and maintain both product and process documentation 
  • Gather, analyze, document, and test requirements for unique business scenarios that differ across businesses and clients 
  • Collaborate with cross-functional team members (Developers, Implementation Specialists, Account Managers, etc.) to enhance our product and services 
  • Influence the growth of our product using feedback from clients and solutions you have implemented while working on client and internal test environments 
  • Propose departmental initiatives to help improve our processes and team goals 
  • Work hard & have fun 

WHAT WE OFFER

  • Fun, fast-paced work environment
  • Constantly evolving, cutting edge technology
  • The ability to make a significant impact immediately upon jumping in
  • An opportunity to work with some of the best firms and the best people in the financial industry
  • The ability to create change in the product we sell, by using the very same solution (in a very different way) to perform your daily job
  • Numerous team building activities to promote collaboration
  • Unlimited Paid Time Off (PTO) 

See Inside the Office of Black Mountain

Black Mountain Systems is an information technology company, changing the way the financial industry manages workflow, data, and analysis. BMS develops innovative, tailored solutions for data aggregation, process management, and business reporting. With world-class hedge fund, private equity, and investment management clients, BMS adds operating efficiency and reduces risk—so its clients can focus on high-value activities and exceptional performance.


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