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Sr. QA Engineer

  • Location: Torrance, Los Angeles, California
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 23 days ago

  • Sector: Information Technology
  • Contact: Jeff Wright
  • Contact Email: jwright@staffing-the-universe.com
  • Contact Phone: (732) 238-6050
  • Start Date: 2021-07-19
  • Job Ref: 21-12463

The QA Staff consultant will manage the system, integration and user testing for the applications, and coordinates remediation activities. Ensures that systems meet business and technical requirements. This position will do automation scripting, implement, and support the mobile testing activities. The ideal candidate will reflect a mix of strong technical proficiency in mobile automation scripting, and the ability to work effectively with other functional and technology personnel and internal customers to provide very responsive support to this global application.
DETAILED RESPONSIBILITIES/DUTIES:
Creates Test Scripts based on test input deliverables, such as functional or technical designs
Works with users to develop test cases, ensure they cover positive / negative / regression testing
Executes manual and/or automated tests for both Web and Mobile apps
Reproduces errors found and provides detailed documentation (e.g. screen prints, step-by-step reproduction instructions) needed to report defects
Thoroughly tests the application to ensure that it meets the functional and technical specifications; participate in peer review of others Test Scripts or Test Scenarios
Coordinates testing with end users and reports issues to be fixed
Works with application development teams to resolve defects in a timely manner
Develops automated solutions to expedite test (Mandatory for Automation consultants)
Optionally creates and maintains performance test scenarios
Participate actively in project meetings and provide updates to Test Leads.
Participate actively in Test Strategy creation for specific assignments.
Creates and maintain test cases, define data, and review test scripts prepared by test analysts
Works with management team to identify risks related to requirements that may contain ambiguous statements
Has the ability to transform customer requirements into workable test scenarios at the functional and/or technical levels
Has the ability to translate functional requirements into technical terms relevant to the package application to coordinate and assist with the detailed technical design tasks
Records defects and issues in accordance with the project's defect and issue management plans
REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:
Skills:
Experience in use of automated test tools and test management software, preferably TFS or JIRA
Working experience with soapUI and Postman
Working experience with Selenium with C#/Java frameworks
Working experience with appium on Java/TestNG framework for Mobile application automation testing
Strong SQL database testing skills preferably with MS SQL
Understanding of quality assurance and testing processes within an Agile environment with an eye toward innovating and improving test processes
Ability to thrive in a collaborative working environment within your team and beyond
Experience working in Cross Functional Teams
Proficient in SQL Queries - understanding and usage of union, sub-query, and joins
Perform data analysis as well as interpretation.
Experience in trouble shooting and resolving challenges for existing testing tools /frameworks
Working knowledge in Agile methodology
Ability to triage problems, prioritize accordingly, and propose a resolution
Proficient in devising/maintaining all artifacts of testing such as Test Scenarios, RTM, Test Cases, Defect Reports and Test Summary Report
Familiarity with Agile methodologies
Ability to effectively manage implementation of enhancements, change requests, and releases across multiple, competing, high-priority projects with varying deadlines
Strong interpersonal skills and customer and results orientation
Experience:
5+ years experience developing test plans, test cases, assessing risk, and filing appropriate defects
Excellent knowledge of software testing methodologies & practices
Experience testing a variety of mobile frameworks and/or applications
Experience developing automated software tests
Education:
- Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or related field