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QA Engineer
Ref No.: 18-02618
Location: Norwalk, Connecticut
Start Date: 03/20/2018
QA Engineers 2 specializing in UI experience and 1 specializing in Performance Tuning. Seeking highly motivated, results-driven technology individual, who has strong technical skills. The candidate should have demonstrated expertise in software test including designing and executing test cases. The candidate should also be proficient with software feature analysis, test case analysis, requirements analysis, software review and defect tracking systems.
Role and Responsibilities
  • Coordinate and participate in requirements review and testing activities to deliver high quality products.
  • Document test data, test case and/or acceptance criteria using JIRA, Rally or any such solution life cycle management tools.
  • Perform API Validation with Postman or any other API testing tool
  • Implement automated Groovy test scripts in Soap UI Tool
  • Demonstrate proactive ownership of issues and problem
  • Lead the development and execution of test cases
  • Work closely with developers to debug/test product features
  • Log defects in software defect tracking system
  • Take part in peer and external reviews
  • Identify risks and dependencies of the product and its subsystems, prioritize the effort, deliver the project on time and according to milestones, specifications and expected standards
  • Actively work with QA management in establishing metrics to ensure overall product quality
  • Develop business and product knowledge over time and share such knowledge to mentor newer team members.
  • Ensure proactive and cooperative relationships exist within the team and other individuals/groups that interface with the team

Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent in Computer Science or a related technical field, plus 3+ years of progressively responsible experience in a Software Quality Assurance role.
  • Experience in both Unit and Integration testing needs with exposure to data virtualization.
  • Demonstrated experience developing high quality test strategies and test execution and specific focus on cross browser and cross device testing.
  • Demonstrated experience developing high quality test strategies and test execution, specific focus on REST API testing
  • Experience using software Quality Assurance methodologies, best practice and toolsets.
  • Strong team orientation, ability to work alone as well as direct small group projects
  • Results and time oriented, highly self-motivated and excellent analytical and problem-solving abilities
  • Have solid cross-group collaboration skills and have a history of working within a software test and development team
  • Software testing experience with an organized and structured approach
  • A passion for quality and delivering a stable product
  • Comprehensive understanding of test methodologies and techniques
  • Experience testing of applications on web-based, client/server platforms
  • Working knowledge of relational database technology and SQL
  • Ability to deal with changing priorities
  • Expertise in software development to build and use automation frameworks using technologies: Java/.NET JUnit, Soap UI/Pro, REST, JSON and XML, Eclipse IDE/Visual Studio, Maven, SVN/GIT is a plus