Quality Assurance Engineer in Somerset, NJ

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

FireMon   •  

Somerset, NJ 08873

Industry: Information Technology

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Less than 5 years

Posted 55 days ago

Description


FireMon is looking for a naturally curious Quality Assurance Engineer that is looking to bring their Linux experience and scripting skills in Python to make a direct impact on our software development process. Our current QA team is continually eager to increase their knowledge by learning new, and cutting-edge technologies. You will be joining a team that thrives in a busy environment; is confident, methodical, not afraid to ask questions and isn't afraid to point out existing process deficiencies. Collectively we are motivated to continuously push the envelope so we can develop new ways of doing business and are at our best when we are collaboratively pushed to solve complex problems.

  • Partner with product and software teams to define and execute test plans, increase automation, prioritize and plan, and execute team roadmap
  • Ensure each product release meets well-defined high quality standards
  • Provide ownership of work planning, automation, test plans and other QA activities.
  • Develop comprehensive test plans, create and maintain robust test cases, test scripts, and test data through in-depth analysis of the requirements
  • Derive and develop automated test cases using various scripting languages
  • Execute test cases, analyze and document results, report and track bugs, verify and validate fixes, and work with development team to resolve issues
  • Engage in the test environment, HW/SW configuration, setup and maintenance
  • Identify and suggest new policies, procedures, processes that are essential and/or critical to ensure high quality product releases


What you bring

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Engineering or a related field OR demonstrated ability to meet the job requirements through a comparable number of years of applicable work experience
  • 2-5 years of testing and automation experience for complex enterprise software products
  • Strong experience in Linux or UNIX
  • Experience with SQL and proven ability to create your own test data using SQL or scripts
  • Scripting experience and active knowledge of Shell, Perl, Python or equivalent
  • Experience and understanding of software development, including agile methodologies
  • Experience testing in a VM environment including creating your own VMs for testing purposes
  • Experience developing and maintaining test automation scripts to increase automation coverage
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills and a desire to work on team oriented, cutting edge, customer-focused technical projects
  • Flexible and able to handle and prioritize multiple tasks
  • Possess a positive, can-do attitude and work well with others
  • Ability to exercise sound business judgment while displaying professional and appropriate behavior


Bonus Points

  • Knowledge of Networking concepts, nomenclature, familiarity with Firewalls, Routers, Load balancer
  • Experience using open source tools to automate regression-testing efforts
  • Background in test automation using Java and applicable languages


Valid Through: 2019-10-18