Software Test Engineer I

Silicon Valley Bank   •  

Tempe, AZ

Industry: Accounting, Finance & Insurance


Less than 5 years

Posted 36 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Job Description

The SVB Software Test Engineer is responsible for the testing of application products and services to assure. This associate is responsible for the day-to-day test execution for a variety of digitalbanking applications as part of web UI, mobile and ancillary devices.

  • Responsible for all Testing activities and artifacts throughout the project lifecycle
  • Reviews project and application requirements as needed for analysis and creation of formal test documentation including project test strategy, plans, cases, defects and reports.
  • Responsible for assuring adherence to Enterprise Software Delivery Methodology
  • Manage test data as input into test execution
  • Validate test results and record defects
  • Coordinate and plan test runs
  • Provide traceability between requirements and test assets
  • Research, prioritize, and manage defect reports and resolution activities
  • Manages and validates multiple environments to assure test worthiness
  • Contributes project estimates across various lifecycle stages for all test types involved in a project. Works with team members Tracks estimates vs actuals for continuous improvement.
  • Develops expert knowledge of the software under test and any other software products related to the software under test needed for accurate test development and execution
  • Become familiar with the software under test and any other software related to it
  • Understand the master test strategy and plan for each application assigned
  • Generate test cases based on the requirements and other documents
  • Procure or create test data required for testing
  • Test software releases by executing assigned tests (manual and/ or automated)
  • Report defects
  • Reply to returned defect reports (for example, when a defect report is returned as not reproducible)
  • Re-test resolved defects
  • Update test cases based on the discovered defects
  • Update test automation based on the updated test cases
  • Provide inputs to the team in order to improve the test process
  • Log own time in the project management software or time tracking system
  • Report work progress and any problems faced to the Test Lead and/or Project Manager as required
  • Support the team with testing tasks as required
  • Responsible for keeping own skills and knowledge up-to-date on the overview of the development technology, the popular testing tools (e.g. automated testing tools and test management systems) and the overview of the business domain


  • Bachelor's Degree or minimum 3 years’ experience as a test analyst including smoke testing, functional testing, regression testing, system integration testing, and UAT practices
  • Proven knowledge of software testing methodologies and practices
  • Excellent knowledge of testing methodologies including Agile, Waterfall, and Iterative SDLCs
  • Excellent client relationship management skills required
  • Experience with defect and test case documentation tools required (e.g. ALM, JIRA)
  • Experience with web application and mobile testing required
  • Experience with web services / APIs preferred
  • Experience with SQL queries preferred.