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 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
City: Washington, DC
Postal Code: 20005
Requirements: Top 3: 1. Cucumber with automated testing (open source equivalent of HP) 2. Selenium driver 3. SQL Server 2016 Queries from database