Robert Half Technology Quality Assurance Tester in Washington, District Of Columbia


  • Collaborate with SMEs, business analysts and software engineers to understand technical system requirements, business use cases, and application performance considerations

  • Create test cases to cover release acceptance criteria

  • Design implement, execute, and debug both manual test cases and automated test scripts using a variety of testing techniques

  • Identify test data needs and manage setup of test data in the test environments as needed during the test cycle and to reproduce production issues

  • Perform data flow validation during functional, integration, regression, performance testing and end to end testing

  • Execute positive, negative, and edge case scenario testing

  • Create bug reports and communicate issues with development and other stakeholders

  • Track product defects found during testing and provide a quality assessment with metrics to business stakeholders and management to include risk mitigation with open issues

  • Verify resolved defects in each release and perform manual and automated testing Skills

  • Excellent listening and interpersonal skills

  • Excellent organization skills, detail orientated

  • Comfortable reading and interpreting application code / test scripts

  • Ability to handle multiple tasks at the same time; strong time management

  • Able to communicate clearly and effectively both verbally and in written form

  • Ability to work in a fast paced, quickly changing environment

  • Able to prioritize tasks and manage time across multiple projects to achieve on-time deadlines

  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team Minimum Qualifications:

  • Exposure to software testing in an agile environment or experience in a software engineering role

  • Minimum of 5 years' experience performing validation testing in web-based environments (e.g. HTML, Java, PHP, XML, JSP framework)

  • Experience with troubleshooting web technologies such as SOAP, XML, HTML, and CSS

  • Minimum of 2 years' experience with relational databases (MS SQL 2016 preferred). Ability to test databases and validate data integrity passing through

  • Experience capturing test requirements, business logic and rules as well as technical implementation from developers, test cases, bugs, and generating test plans using a variety of open source tools such as Selenium webdriver, Selenium GRID, TestNG/Cucumber Java, Javascript, Python, MS SQL queries, etc.).

  • Experience using JIRA for defect tracking and resolution

  • Experience using MS Office to create QA-related documentation and artifacts

  • Solid understanding of the Agile/Scrum software development, QA and software release processes

  • Demonstrated knowledge adding required checks throughout the lifecycle to ensure software quality and auditing compliance

  • Experience using different test strategies to create test plans, automation scripts, performance testing that cover positive, negative, and edge case testing

  • Must be a detail oriented self-starter who is highly organized, hands-on, and a team player

  • Cross-browser / cross-operating system testing a must

  • Must have top notch analytical skills for identifying test coverage requirements

  • Experience testing throughout the development life cycle, unit, functional, regression, end to end, integration, performance, user acceptance, etc.

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Req ID: 04510-9501129063

Functional Role: Quality Assurance Associate

Country: USA

State: DC

City: Washington, DC

Postal Code: 20005

Compensation: DOE

Requirements: Top 3: 1. Cucumber with automated testing (open source equivalent of HP) 2. Selenium driver 3. SQL Server 2016 Queries from database