Senior Quality Assurance Engineer

Accruent   •  

New Orleans, LA

Industry: Financial Services

  •  

5 - 7 years

Posted 266 days ago

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The Senior Quality Assurance Engineer will be responsible for a variety of projects. The successful candidate will have a demonstrable track record of contributing to quality (prevention) and test (detection) activities. The successful candidate brings knowledge of software QA methodologies, practices and processes as well as a strong desire to advance their knowledge and experience in these areas. 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Test new software features to ensure integration into company systems meets functional requirements, system compliance, and technical specifications.
  • Log and track issues and provide feedback to developers and business analysts.
  • Creates daily reports on sprint testing progress; contributes to project quality and test metrics.
  • Performs regression testing during each iteration to confirm the health and stability of the system.
  • Assists in developing automated regression tests.
  • Make recommendations for improvement of applications to programmers and software developers or engineers.
  • Provide mentorship and leadership for key test initiatives. e.g Test Automation
  • Provide mentorship of other team members on QA processes, systems, and tools.
  • Assists in the definition and implementation of quality standards, processes and quality improvement programs.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES

  • 5+ years experience in a Quality Assurance role, preferably in a software product environment.
  • Demonstrated experience in defining and executing test cases for business systems. development, integration and implementation projects.
  • Demonstrated experience working in iterative development environments.
  • Ability to formulate test plans, execute test plans and communicate the results to a technical audience.
  • Ability to understand end user issues and quickly determine steps to reproduce an issue.
  • Excellent analytical, problem identification and problem solving skills.
  • Customer focused, sensitive to customer needs, their critical business cycles and schedules.
  • Excellent communication (verbal and written), organizational, and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work with other organizations and influence people outside of an authority relationship.
  • Ability to succeed in a fast-paced, results-based environment.
  • Ability to work at a detailed level and quickly learn business application-specific details.
  • Ability to provide structure and progress in an environment that supports change.

DESIRED SKILLS

  • Experience with Agile tools such as Jira, Jenkins, TeamCity.
  • Experience  testing SaaS applications.