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Web / Software Quality Assurance Engineer
Ref No.: 15-00696
Location: New York, New York
Position Type:Direct Placement
Start Date: 04/03/2015
Are you open to having a conversation about a great opportunity which could potentially put you in a stronger role with greater income potential? If so, your background seems to match up with one of our client's needs and I'd love to talk to you more about it.

One of our largest Financial clients has multiple, immediate openings for strong Quality Assurance Engineers. These are for a fulltime, permanent, direct hire type opportunities. Our client offers aggressive income potential + bonuses, full benefits (medical / dental, vacation, sick days, PTO, 401k match), cutting edge technologies and upward mobility. You'd be working with an established yet rapidly growing company in a unique, dynamic, open work environment fostering a cohesive team atmosphere.

Our client has multiple openings for both Software and Web QA's from Mid Senior level needs. The have openings at multiple locations, which are as follows:
  • Phoenix, AZ
  • NY City, NY

A signing bonus would be provided if relocation assistance is needed. Our client will hire employee's currently on a work visa, as long as the visa is valid for 2.5 more years. After a year, our client will also apply for and cover all costs for a "Green Card.

They have different levels of qualifications, but if you closely match the requirements below... let's talk about which openings are the best fit for your background:

Description

We're embarking on an exciting transformation driven by an energetic new team of high performers. This group is nimble and creative with the power to shape our technology and product roadmap. If you have the talent and desire to deliver innovative payment products and services at a rapid pace, serving our customers seamlessly across physical, digital, mobile, and social media, join our transformation team! You will be part of a fast-paced, entrepreneurial team responsible for delivering world-class card member experiences. You will be challenged with identifying innovative ideas and proof of concept to deliver against the existing and future needs of our customers.
  • Provides guidance and subject matter expertise to engineers on testing and Quality Assurance (QA) methodologies and processes
  • Works with engineers to drive improvements in code quality via automated testing
  • Responsible for managing the definition, implementation, and integration of quality principles into the design and development of software and IT processes
  • Involved in the review of requirements specifications for weaknesses in function, performance, reliability, scalability, testability, usability, and security and compliance testing, and provides recommendations
  • Responsible for developing manual and automated test cases and configurations needed to meet testing of business requirements
  • Monitors and tracks resolution of defects, coordinating with engineers in order to prevent, report, and resolve
  • Designs, monitors, and analyzes quality assurance metrics such as defect, defect counts, test results, and test status
  • Identifies opportunities to adopt innovative technologies
  • This "rebel with a cause looks beyond the obvious for continuous improvement opportunities
Qualifications:
  • 3+ years of experience in IT, with an emphasis on QA, and proven ability in writing test cases, running functional, automated, or performance tests, and managing defects
  • Experience with Agile, other rapid application development methods, and Waterfall SDLC
  • Solid experience in test-driven development, unit testing, functional testing, system integration testing, regression testing, GUI testing, web service testing, and browser compatibility testing
  • Experience in working with testing automation tools like JMeter, Client Load Runner, Client Quality Test Professional, Client Quality Center, open source tools Selenium (Selenium IDE, Selenium RC, Selenium Web Driver), JUnit, Eclipse, and preparation of automation test framework
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to effectively interpret technical and business objectives and challenges
  • Ability to think abstractly and deal with ambiguous/under-defined problems
  • Demonstrated willingness to learn new technologies and takes pride in how fast they develop working software
  • Bachelor's or master's degree in computer science, computer engineering, or other technical discipline, or equivalent work experience, is preferred
  • Ability to enable business capabilities through innovation is a plus
  • Experience with coding skills across a variety of platforms (JAVA, HTML5, DB2, XML, and Mainframe Cobol) is a plus
  • Knowledge of web security and encryption technology is a plus
  • Any of the following test certifications - QAI, ASQ, IIST, ISEB, ISTQB - are a plus Experience with payments technology and industry is a plus


If you are at all open to learning more about this great opportunity, please call or respond as I'd love to further discus. We also offer a referral bonus so if you know of anyone which might be interested, please send them my contact info... as it could put some extra cash in your pocket!

Sincerely,


Dan Garscia
Account Manager
Aequor Technologies
(763) 203-5051 / dan.garscia@aequor.com