QA Engineer II
Location : Eton Centris QC
Schedule : Mid Shift (3PM - 12AM)
The QA Engineer Level II is responsible for testing of all software product changes. The incumbent partners with internal and external stakeholders to ensure products conform to the desired quality standard.
This role requires strong technical skills and a high degree of problem solving skills. The individual will be expected to actively contribute towards the team and organizational goal of continuous process improvement.
This role requires strong communication skills and the ability to work extremely well with others.
Responsibilities : System Analysis
Learns and maintains knowledge of the business applications for the products being tested.
Follows software testing corporate standards.
Keeps stakeholders updated with testing status.
Creates test scenarios and test cases.
Test Planning and Execution
Performs test planning activities as required.
Creates and modifies test cases.
Creates and modifies automated test scripts.
Creates and modifies test data.
Executes test cases and records results in test management system.
Identifies software defects.
Creates and manages assigned defects in defect management system.
Determines defect severity based upon corporate standards.
Works with Agile team and stakeholders to communicate defect information.
Retests defect when issue has been resolved.
Provides additional system analysis documentation to software engineers.
3-5+ years of software testing experience.
Fluent understanding of agile quality assurance.
Demonstrated expertise using test automation and performance testing tools.
Experience building automation scripts independently and developing automation framework.
Experience building performance scripts independently and analysis of application performance. Experienced using the Microsoft BI Stack.
Broad understanding of software quality assurance testing concepts, methods and practices in an information technology environment.
Broad understanding of principles and practices associated with agile product model environment.
Demonstrated expertise using SQL and ability to use SQL tools to query a database to retrieve data.
Background in data warehouse / business intelligence is referred.
Experience using JIRA or similar agile tools.
Follows standards in accordance with company policies and regulations. Soft Skills o Strong oral and written communication skills.
Strong problem-solving skills.
Ability to work well under pressure.
Ability to work well with others.
Ability to be flexible and adapt to changes quickly.
Ability to influence others in order to improve processes and application quality.
Ability to work independently.
Ability to mentor others.