SQA Engineer - Backend Support


Atlanta, GA

Industry: IT Consulting/Services


5 - 7 years

Posted 271 days ago

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Job Description:


Data Services Skillset:

  • Understanding of apps interaction with external data services
  • Experience using backend data services and REST APIs
  • Experience using Proxy tools (e.g Charles): able to manipulate, modify, route, and alter HTTP calls from apps/devices.
  • Understanding of JSON and XML formats, validation and manipulation
  • Experience with HTTP tools e.g. Postman
  • Understanding of HTTP spec (headers, caching, methods)
  • Command line experience for HTTP requests with curl and similar tools
  • Scripting and/or automation experience to compare differences in backend data like payloads, etc

Position Description:

  • As a member of the Software Quality Assurance team in a highly respected global organization, you will help to assure high product standards for software developed for both strategic in-house systems as well as software products that carry our brand to external customers.


Specific Responsibilities:

  • Develop test scripts for Desktop Browser/OTT software, for iterative and incremental software development efforts.
  • Document test results and provide test progress/reports that will be used in assessing the completeness of the development effort.
  • Work closely with the development and product teams to ensure all relevant and agreed upon aspects of the application are tested.
  • Provide scope, resource and time estimates for projects presented for testing and analysis.
  • Identify and manage issues/defects for each assigned project.
  • Make available test status and progress reports to the project team. Required Skills:
  • Combination of 5+ years of desktop browser, mobile or video app testing experience in either QA or development.
  • Experience working on an Agile software development team. 
  • Experience with the iterative testing process of releasing code on demand.
  • Deep knowledge of internet technologies. 
  • Strong experience testing HTML/CSS/Javascript based Desktop Browser, Mobile or OTT apps.
  • Experienceworking with TestRail. 
  • Experienceworking with Charles Proxy.  
  • Strong experienceworking with Jira.
  • Experienceworking with Automated Scripts highly desired but not required.
  • Experienceworking with JavaScript highly desired but not required.
  • Experience using tools and/or browser add-ons to verify CSS and JavaScript code.
  • Experience writing and modifying json files.
  • Experienceworking with Use Cases. 
  • Working knowledge of MS Office products. 
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills. 
  • Must be a helper, problem solver and a quick learner. 
  • Takes initiative and works autonomously to achieve group objectives. ? Must be a team player.
  • Realizes the importance of responding to customer needs promptly and seriously.
  • Highly responsive to the problems of internal and external customers. ? Must be highly motivated and results oriented.