Software QA Engineer II

WatchGuard Technologies   •  

Mississauga, ON

Industry: Technology

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Less than 5 years

Posted 93 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Job Description:

  • Develop Scripts & Tools for the product automation test suite and automation framework
  • Perform functional, regression, integration, smoke and customer acceptance testing
  • Develop and maintain test procedure documents
  • Detect software quality issues, report and track them to resolution
  • Participate in the testing of production emergency bug fixes
  • Perform exploratory testing and provide usability feedback
  • Participate in developing test cases and test plans on a per-release basis that are based on industry best practices and identify areas of highest risk to inform resource allocation, prioritization, and target areas for automated coverage
  • Work with automation team to review nightly regression test and future automation plans
  • Collaborate with development teams to resolve software defects and incorrect test results
  • Must demonstrate a high work ethic; must be a self-starter

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Excellent communications skills (oral and written), interpersonal, and organizational skills.
  • The applicant needs to have a minimum of 1 years of experience in testing web based and system interfaces and other aspects of a software system/product
  • Bachelor’s degree in IT related field.
  • The key responsibilities will be to develop automated test scripts and development for exercising complex user interfaces, middle tier and exploratory testing of new features as well as developing scripts for automated testing of middle layer and back end components as applicable
  • Ability to develop test scripts, test conditions, inputs test data and validate expected results
  • Experience with automated testing tools such as Selenium and UnitTest
  • Strong coding experience in a scripting language, including Python, Java and object oriented programming
  • Hands on Experience with SQL Databases
  • Hands on Experience with Web-Services, XML, XPath
  • Detailed oriented with ability to work independently and prioritize tasks to meet project deadlines.
  • Experience working with Scrum Agile
  • Experience with defect trackers, Atlassian Jira preferred
  • Experience using continuous integration tools, Jenkins preferred
  • Knowledge of IP Networking is desired
  • Experience working in a Linux/Unix environment
  • Experience working in a Windows Domain and Administration is desired