Software Test Engineer

Software Test Engineer

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Summary of Position:

 

The Software Test Engineer (STE) plays an important role in the development team. This position will serve as the anchor for producing quality deliverables to our clients and improving our integration framework. The individual should be self-motivated, creative and proactive to work successfully with our diverse clients and in our Agile-style development process. The Software Test Engineer will work closely with developers, project managers, product owners and other stakeholders in addition to coordinating with the DevOps team for increased automation of testing procedures. A patient and even-keeled demeanor are a must-have.

 

 

Duties & Responsibilities:

 

· Participate and collaborate in all required Agile sessions including Daily Standups, Story Grooming, Sprint Planning, and Retrospectives.

· Focus on requirement specifications, acceptance criteria, test-case scenario, and feature validations for inclusion in User Stories and Test Plans

· Comprehensive Test Plan development including test logging, Grey Box testing, regression test creation, test scenarios development and build validation process for delivery of certified Test Plans with each release

· Identification and lead the testing automation process

· Validation of client submitted issues/bugs

· Maintenance of known issue lists

· Collaboration and maintenance of Integration documentation (technical and end-user facing)

· Continual improvement and update of project test cases, the master Test Plan process and required documentation

· Assist the Product Manager with release management

Collaborate with the team to develop and improve overall process

 

 

 

Core Requirements:

 

· Technical background and familiarity with the IT Service provider industry

· Relevant work experience in a development and/or testing role

· Understanding of development/scripting skills in common languages like C#, Powershell and Python.

· Database skills mainly in MySQL and SQL

· Experience in multiple Windows-based operating systems and ability to troubleshoot basic OS related issues

· Experience with build and testing automation

· Experience in Atlassian products Jira, Confluence and BitBucket

· Demonstrated strong written and verbal communication

· Ability to work sitting/standing, using a keyboard, and speaking on the phone hours at a time

· Flexible, independent and self-motivated

· Excellent punctuality and consistent attendance

 

Soft Skills Requirements:

 

· Ability to learn quickly

· Analytical skills

· Strong desire and keen interest to constantly be learning and improving

· Meticulous and detail oriented

· Customer facing history with excellent social skills and “professional manner”

· Ability to work in a team and independently with little supervision

 

 

Measurements of Accountability:

 

· Consistent participation in team meetings

· Timely turnaround of certified Test Plans, software builds, and releases

· Minimize software issues found by clients

· Continuous improvement in software delivery

· 100% compliance with required work logging and documentation

· Meet individual quarterly goals, when applicable

· Take time off in accordance with the company guidance

· Others as defined by management