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Consultant, QA Engineer

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Category: Development
Company Description: Leading global provider of data, news and analytics
Salary: Highly Competitive, Depending on Experience
Position Type: Consulting
Location:
Job Number: 8906

Job Description:


Our client is looking for an experienced Software Quality Assurance professional with 8+ years in an automated testing role. This position requires testing data feeds & configuration management, various message structures, various file/message transfer technologies, GUI interfaces, Performance Testing, API's, and Web Services.

We're looking for someone who has the ability to work alone on multiple projects simultaneously. The right candidate must be proactive; a go-getter with attention to detail. Candidate must be organized with ability to break down complex system specifications, collaborate often with Product and Development teams, and proactively gather critical test scenarios. The right candidate will have experience testing large heavily integrated systems where clients have numerous different workflows to satisfy integration needs. The right candidate will have experience in modern testing strategies especially with Lean SDLC and Continuous Integration.

Responsibilities:

  • Grow familiar with proprietary integration systems which are used by clients to move data in and out of different applications/ systems.
  • Identify and contribute to closing quality gaps within the product offerings.
  • Use Coded UI, Verifix, Python, and in-house test tools for test automation.
  • Evaluate different test tools in accordance with product technologies.
  • Write automated tests to exercise the system and applications using scripting language Python.
  • Implement effective test strategies to test file delivery, data structures (FIX, XML), data values,
    data formats, and performance testing.
  • Collaborate and partner closely with Development teams to understand data feeds, data flows, data structures, API's, and Web Services.
  • Apply Lean testing strategies and modern QA SDLC practices.
  • Complete test assignments in a timely fashion.
  • Design and maintain test data for projects.
  • Review and analyze Business Requirements (BRDs) and User Stories for ambiguity and testability.
  • Automate concise and organized test result reports.
  • Work easily through Lean SDLC and QA test process.
  • Participate in test design discussions, reviews, and test strategy sessions.
  • Install, configure, and use tools to assist in manual/ automated test efforts

 

Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree related to Computer Science / Information Systems/Software Engineering or equivalent experience in related roles.
  • Experience with Continuous Integration and JIRA a must.
  • 8+ years automated testing experience with regression testing, integration testing, and performance testing.
  • Deep experience using automation test tools.
  • Experience with Python is a must.
  • Experience automating GUI's on WPF platform, Rapid, Web/Webservices
  • Familiar with MQ, FTP with FIX, XML data formats.
  • Knowledge and deep understanding of Lean SDLC methodologies.
  • Experience collaborating with programmers and business experts to capture critical workflows for testing.
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills.
  • Must be agile and proactive to aggressively learn and work in a competitive time sensitive environment.
  • Demonstrate confidence and ability to identify testing gaps.
  • Ability to respectfully question ideas and share a point of view with others in support of the business requirements and needs.
  • Ability to effectively communicate with various levels of employees ranging from entry level to senior leadership.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects at the same time and shift priorities quickly.
  • Strong problem-solving skills, troubleshooting, and tracing root cause.

 

 


All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply by submitting their resume as an MS word document including a cover letter with a summary of relevant qualifications, highlighting clearly any special or relevant experience.


Please Note: All inquiries will be treated with the utmost confidentiality. Your resume will not be submitted to any client company without your prior knowledge and consent.


Contact Recruiter
brian.tesser@andiamogo.com
Senior Technical Recruiter
Andiamo Partners | 90 Broad Street, Suite 1501, New York, NY 10004


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