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QA Engineer

  Tennessee, Memphis

  IT/Computing

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Posted Date
Tuesday, July 23, 2019

QA Engineer
1+ Year Contract
Location: Memphis, TN

We have an immediate new job opening for a Quality Assurance Engineer to join our team and work onsite at one of our client's corporate headquarters in Memphis, TN. This role will be responsible for developing and executing manual and automated tests to ensure product quality. Additional responsibilities include designing and implementing tests, debugging and defining corrective actions. You will also review system requirements and track quality assurance metrics (e.g. defect densities and open defect counts.) The QA engineer will play an important part in our company's product development process. Our ideal candidate will be responsible for conducting tests before product launches to ensure software runs smoothly and meets client needs, while being cost-effective. If you hold an engineering background and enjoy providing end-to-end solutions to software quality problems, we'd like to meet you! Ultimately, you should monitor all stages of software development to identify and resolve system malfunctions to meet quality standards.

Responsibilities
o Reviewing quality specifications and technical design documents to provide timely and meaningful feedback
o Creating detailed, comprehensive and well-structured test plans and test cases
o Estimating, prioritizing, planning and coordinating quality testing activities
o Review requirements, specifications and technical design documents to provide timely and meaningful feedback
o Create detailed, comprehensive and well-structured test plans, test strategies and test cases
o Estimate, prioritize, plan and coordinate testing activities
o Design, develop and execute automation scripts using open source tools
o Identify, record, document thoroughly and track issues
o Perform thorough regression testing when issues are resolved
o Develop and apply testing processes for new and existing products to meet client needs
o Liaise with internal teams (e.g. developers and product managers) to identify system requirements
o Monitor debugging process results
o Investigate the causes of non-conforming software and train users to implement solutions
o Track quality assurance metrics, like defect densities and open issue counts
o Stay up-to-date with new testing tools and test strategies

Requirements
o 4+ years of software Quality Assurance experience
o Top skills needed are: Quality Assurance, Regression Testing, Test Strategy, and Scripting!
o Strong knowledge of software QA methodologies, tools and process
o Experience in writing clear, concise and comprehensive test plans, test strategy and test cases
o Hands-on experience with both white box and black box testing
o Solid knowledge of SQL and scripting
o Proven work experience in software development
o Experience working with BDD/TDD, Agile/Scrum and DevOps team
o Experience with Continuous Delivery and Continuous Integration (CI/CD) tools (Jenkins, GIT, etc.)
o Experience with performance and/or security testing is a plus
o BS/MS degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related subject
o Knowledge in DevOps tools (i.e. Couchbase, JIRA, Stash, Bamboo, Confluence, Ready API - Soap UI Pro, Ready API - ServiceV, etc.)
o Knowledge with script and non-script based functional tools such as Eclipse/IDE, Extent Reports, Test NG, Selenium, Test Complete and QTP
o Knowledge with automation frameworks and automating test cases using Commercial and Open source tools
o Experience in ALM

**To view all of our job openings, please visit: http://www.alleareconsulting.com/job-openings.

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