The TechTarget Product Development team is seeking a Software Quality Assurance Engineer. In this role, you will work closely and collaboratively with the Development team as part of the growing Custom Products Group. As a member of the Custom Team you will engage in all aspects of the software development life cycle. You will be responsible for managing test planning and execution for various projects related to websites and applications. This position reports to the Director of QA and Project Management.
Essential Job Functions:
Design, development and maintain test plans and automated test scripts to aid in functional, regression and performance testing.
Work closely with the software development team, testing software in all phases of the development cycle.
Managing testing time and coverage to meet the needs for the given project, ensuring testing is performed thoroughly.
Review software documentation and user stories for testability and to ensure consistency with software features and performance.
Participate and be an active contributor in daily scrum meetings, requirements/story review meetings, and design reviews.
Work on automating tests to expand the existing automation suite coverage.
Document test progress and incident tracking.
Track issues found throughout software development lifecycle.
Knowledge, skills and abilities desired:
Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or equivalent and 3+ years work experience in software test engineering including testing of web-based software and backend java code.
An understanding of quality assurance and testing processes within an Agile environment.
Experience with Linux/Unix and Maven builds.
Experience developing and maintaining automation scripts using tools like Selenium, Junit and TestNG.
Excellent problem solving, planning and analytical skills.
Strong communications skills.
Experience with load/performance testing of web applications.
Good working knowledge of application integration testing a plus.
Experience with relational databases and ability to generate complex SQL queries a plus.
Experience with JIRA a plus.
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TechTarget - 15 months ago