Senior QA/Test Engineer in Austin, TX

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8 - 10 years

Posted 6 weeks ago

Job Description Summary

If you have a passion for engineering and testing software with a track record for performing well in a team environment, we are interested in you. Kantar is seeking a Senior QA/ Test Engineer

Key Responsibilities Include:


  • Write Test cases at the beginning of a Sprint
  • Do end to end regression of application(s)
  • Writing automation test scripts will be an added plus (Selenium preferable)
  • Collaborate with the product Development teams and other Product Owners to understand the requirements and develop and manage the test scenarios for all production related issues
  • Work with QA team to do functional test, regression test, UI test, unit test for all the new features in cross browser settings and mobile devices.
  • Own and maintain a log of all new product requests, issues, and desired resolution
  • Communicate, prioritize and track test execution, defects and issues appropriately and recommend corrective action whenever required.
  • Work closely with an offshore team and provide guidance
  • Ability to do knowledge transfer to the team, perform Demos to the project stakeholders and the team
  • Work with development team and DBAs to report system deficiencies and escalate to various teams for timely resolution of issues
  • Must be able to handle multiple testing assignments at the same time
  • Passionate about software quality
  • Energetic, passionate and creative contributor who values people, relationships, and performance
  • Innovative mind-set that seeks to exceed expectations
  • Excellent communication skills

Required Technology skills:


  • 7-8 years of experience with quality assurance and testing life cycle activities and deliverable
  • Must be familiar with SQL, .NET, Web services and API integrations
  • Must be familiar with the HTML, Stylesheet & JavaScript in order to troubleshoot any front end issues with Web applications
  • Experience in Automation Frameworks such as Selenium on .NET or Java will be a plus.
  • Demonstrated experience utilizing test automation in functional, acceptance, Load Test and integration testing
  • Hands-on experience with Agile related frameworks and tools like JIRA
  • Hands on experience of code management using GitHub, SourceTree, BitBucket or similar technologies
  • Experience in executing and troubleshooting backend processes is highly preferable
  • Experience in Azure DevOps will be a plus, especially with technologies such as Bamboo, Octopus, Jenkins, MSBuild or similar tools