Senior QA

Location: Bangalore
Department: Software Services

Minimum Education

  • Undergraduate degree in any computer related field (preferably in engineering);
  • Post-graduation (project management and/or business related) preferred but not mandatory.

Certifications

  • Any relevant certification focused on continual improvement and growth in testing and any .Net stack will be recognized.
  • Testing certifications would be an added advantage.

Technical Aptitude

  • A good understanding of the software development process and software testing life cycle.
  • Good scripting knowledge in developing the testautomation
  • Experience with test automation frameworks, in both mobile and web environments using .Net, C# & Selenium in Visual Studio is mandatory
  • Experience working in Agile/Iterative process
  • Defines automation scripts
  • Discuss and create test scenarios for testing the modules developed.
  • Proficiency in writing SQL queries
  • Experience in preparing Test Plan and Estimation.
  • Excellent logical testing skills
  • The candidate should be able to read through code and perform code reviews based on checklists provided by the QA Manager

Functional Aptitude

  • Whilst working as a software tester, it’s important for you to provide tactful, insightful feedback to maintain a good working relationship with other members of the design team.
  • The ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines.
  • Strong verbal, written and e-mail communication and consultancy skills; Should maintain good relationship and communicate frequently regarding business related needs with the ability to work with multiple stake holders.
  • Good experience and exposure to test case writing and execution.
  • Good knowledge on bug reporting and retesting.
  • Good knowledge on all testing types like system, regression, Integration, Functional, UI etc.
  • Good presentation skills.

Leadership

  • Good understanding of client’s business.
  • Identifies new Quality standards and discusses within department.
  • Works with minimum supervision and with general high-level guidance and complete all assigned tasks within the specified time and quality guidelines
  • Work closely with the product andengineering teams to define acceptance criteria and design and build automated

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Communicate with clients through mails and conference calls.
  • Works closely with the team and ensures all deliveries are on time, on scope and with quality to clients
  • Create user acceptance test cases, integration test cases for the projects.
  • Create Test Plan, Estimations and Traceability Matrix.
  • Review prototypes and find the missing gaps.
  • Review unit test cases of developers.
  • Test the application to the test cases created.
  • Mentor juniors.
  • Responsible to Log the defects and capture the severity of the defects with all necessary details as applicable.
  • Provide support to the development team on defect resolution.
  • Responsible to maintain the quality of the modules/projects.
  • Identify issues and escalate appropriately to the concerned stakeholders.
  • Team-player mentality with experience working with global teams.
  • Excellent time management and decision-making skills.
  • Able to support project related activities and being flexible in working hours.
  • Follow company standards and processes.

Relocation

  • Open to outstation candidates and relocation offered for the right candidates

Personal Qualities

  • Ability to adapt and deal with situations and manage everyone’s expectations through ongoing change.
  • Ability to earn trust and respect from project’s stakeholders.
  • Ability to influence decisions that need to be made to make the project successful.
  • Ability to say «No» to unreasonable requests.
  • Ability to stay calm under pressure.
  • Ability to take responsibility for failure.
  • Can motivate and direct people.
  • Honesty & Integrity
  • Courteous and respectful to others.

Note:

Our office is under renovation and is getting a new look and infrastructure. We’ll be at a temporary co-working space until the projected work is completed.

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