QA Automation Engineer/Senior Engineer Goa, India | Full-Time

This role is responsible for quality review of various applications and includes creating test strategies and plans, test cases in partnership with developers, business analysts and project managers. This person will work with the team to analyze and test software. The focus of this position is to verify quality and check conformance to system requirements. The role relies upon test automation tools.

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for test planning, test automation, test environment setup/teardown, exploratory testing, defect logging and verification
  • Creates test strategy based on project requirements
  • Performs automation and performance tests
  • Performs testing of clients’ implementations through automated scripts
  • Responsible to create and work with automation frameworks
  • Works with various team members in resolving bugs and issues identified during testing
  • Oversees implementation and execution of functional, regression, and acceptance tests
  • Reviews and re-evaluates the test strategy to adjust for new information, changing risks, shifting priorities, and schedules
  • Assists management in setting the direction for quality assurance within the organization
  • Assists in coaching junior staff, by helping them to make decisions, solve problems, manage meetings and set goals, provides feedback on testing-related tasks, delegates and assigns testing responsibilities
  • Documents issues and ensures testing documentation complies with software development standards.
  • Maintains testing documents to ensure the document is up to date
  • Ensures that the testing time fits the timelines of the project

The ideal candidate for the position should have the following skills and experience:  

Technical Qualifications:

  • Experience testing various applications, services and user interfaces by preparing test strategies, test cases and test scripts and other documentation in both, automated and manual testing for functional, system, integration and regression testing
  • Experience in performance testing, preferably using tools such as JMeter and others
  • Experience in executing SQL queries manually for back-end / migration testing with large databases in all environments
  • Experience working with Selenium IDE, Test-Complete, QTP, Performance and Web Service testing tool - JMeter, Soap UI and any other tool etc
  • Understanding of shell programming, PowerShell, Batch commands. Knowledge of NAnt and Ant tool
  • Understanding MS Test, NUnit, Junit, TestNG, Karma, Protractor, Jasmine, Chai, Mocha, PHPUnit or any other Unit testing framework
  • Understanding of test-driven development
  • Understanding of software development lifecycle and best practices
  • Understanding of agile and waterfall processes
  • Knowledge of software quality assurance best practices and methodologies
  • Familiarity with various defect management systems

Personal Skills:

  • Ability to communicate technical aspects to people with non-IT background
  • Ability to act as a liaison between QA and development teams
  • Ability to ensure that solutions developed by technical teams fit the business needs
  • Ability to offer alternative approaches to achieve the client goals
  • Ability to analyze complex situations and manage all variables to achieve optimal solutions
  • Ability to act on the information provided or get information needed so that decisions for project implementations can be made quickly and effectively
  • Ability to define and prioritize short-term and long-term objectives for the teams and make necessary corrections under changing circumstances
  • Ability to be a leader by example

Education and Work Experience:

  • The candidate should have over 3 years of relevant experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Background in CS, IT or related scientific discipline.

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QA Automation Engineer/Senior Engineer

LOCATION Goa, India

CONTRACT TYPE Full-Time

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