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Software Quality Assurance Engineer
Ref No.: 17-01028
Location: Ft Myers area, Florida
Position Type:Direct Placement
Position Type: Direct Placement with our Client

Our Client, a Cutting-Edge Technology SAAS Company, is looking for a Software QA Engineer to join the growth curve as the company expands.
Summary
The purpose of Software Testing and Quality Assurance Analyst is to provide the means and also the measures for testing all the aspects of a software solution, both functionally and technically, in order to meet the requirements and overall quality of the intended solution. This position is located in Fort Myers, FL.
We are seeking a backend tester with API testing experience. The Software Quality Assurance Engineer will:
  • Utilize quality tools & processes of various data sources in order to find & identify quality issues.
  • Working closely with clients and internal business units to resolve any quality issues.
  • Create test plan components; executing the plan and following all activities in the plan to ensure that all the objectives are met and that the solution works as expected. The solution should be tested in terms of functionality, performance, reliability, stability and compatibility with other external systems.
  • To make sure that testing is well defined, planned and executed. The analyst does this by ensuring that every phase and feature of the software solution is tested and that any potential issue is identified and fixed before the product goes live.
  • The Quality Assurance Analyst may be responsible for Backend Testing focused on testing the database portion of the software solution & how the database interacts with the software solution; functional testing of everyday blackbox software; or in some cases, automating test scripts and deploys these scripts using automation software like QuickTest Professional, Rational Functional Tester, SilkTest and/or VisualStudio Test Professional. (ex.)
Skills and Specifications:
  • Willingness to acquire knowledge on new technologies to solve quality problems.
  • Excellent problem solving and analytical skills.
  • Able to work independently, self-directed and solutions-oriented.
  • Sound organizational and planning skills with a solid attention to detail.
  • Effective communication skills and excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Experiences in Quality Management Software and Processes.
  • Knowledge and experience in technical aspects of software solution being tested.
  • Business process understanding.
  • Review functional and design specifications.
  • Backend database testing which may include validating stored procs, jobs and triggers.
  • Identify test requirements from specifications & map test case requirements.
  • Develop, document and maintain functional test cases and other test artifacts like the test data, data validation, harness scripts and automated scripts.
  • Identify any potential quality issues per defined process and escalate potential quality issues immediately to management.
  • Isolate, replicate, and report defects and verify defect fixes.
Education and Qualifications
  • BS or BA degree preferred.
  • 3+ years of relevant QA technical experience.
  • 3+ years' large enterprise or e-business systems experience- preferred, not required.
  • Create clear, concise detail oriented test plans/cases.
  • Must have API, JIRA, Agile,Scrum and SQL experience
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Quality Control or Quality Assurance, or a related major.
Superstar Qualifications:
  • API Rest testing, Zephyr, Mongo db, 
  • Helps to identify quality gaps
  • Recommend reporting processes to track quality improvements, enhance current systems
  • Help prioritize high-value quality projects
  • Assist with developing standardized testing methods, which facilitate the quality checking process.
  • Designs quality analysis in reports to present them to management.
  • Experience in any quality administration related activities.