Software Engineering & Quality Automation
Millennial Media 4.111 reviews - Baltimore, MD

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We are seeking a well-rounded Agile Software tester with demonstrated success creating and implementing test strategies for product initiatives in a fast paced environment. In addition to being skilled in analysis, candidates must demonstrate a strong understanding of software test design, test execution, and software engineering practices. This is a hands-on technical position and candidates must demonstrate a high level of technical aptitude, some programming ability, excellent problem-solving skills, and the drive to succeed.

Duties & Responsibilities

The selected Agile tester needs to possess a testing mindset and display an obvious passion for testing. This should be evident in their natural curiosity and excellent analytical and critical thinking skills. In this position, the Agile Software tester will perform varying tasks including (but not limited to):

Strong Agile Testing (Story Detailing/Estimating, Automated + Session-Based Exploratory Testing)

A tester that handles the SCRUM planning and tasks

Work with the AGILE tools in an AGILE environment, not a waterfall environment

Participate as a professional tester on one or more Scrum teams

Help define acceptance criteria

Develop test strategy per Sprint and per Story (including non-functional tests)

Define and document testing tasks

Effort estimation

Define automation requirements

Test environment coordination

Create/update test data

Create/update test scripts (manual or automated or SQL)

Test execution (not exploratory)

Exploratory testing

Test reporting

Issue/Item reporting/research

Required Skills


Domain testing

Agile/Scrum Testing

Story detailing (to help identify acceptance criteria)

Test Strategy (ability to identify and apply relevant test techniques; such as Functional, Load/Performance, Usability, Security, Compatibility)

Automated acceptance tests

Session-based exploratory testing

Driven to learn/excel/exceed expectations


Test automation tool experience

Enterprise web project experience

Ability to create non-trivial SQL statements (Oracle and/or SQL Server)

Ability to read complex XML documents and create XML documents

Ability to read and perform simple modifications to HTML / CSS / JavaScript

Understanding of Web Services

Above average knowledge of Windows, Linux, Mobile Operation Systems

Ability to read Java code

Ability to read Perl/Ruby/VB scripts

Desired Qualifications:
Acceptance test driven development

Test driven development

Continuous integration

Leadership/Mentoring/Coaching Experience

Atlassian tool set experience

Ability to troubleshoot and Fix minor issues in Java Code

Ability to troubleshoot and Fix minor issues in Perl/Ruby/VB/… Scripts

Education/ Experience

Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience required

5+ years’ experience in domain testing required

2+ years’ experience with Agile/Scrum testing required

2+ years story detailing experience required (to help identify acceptance criteria)

2+ years’ experience with test strategies required (ability to identify and apply relevant test techniques; such as Functional, Load/Performance, Usability, Security, Compatibility, etc)

2+ years’ experience with automated acceptance tests

2+ years’ experience with session-based exploratory testing

Management reserves the right to modify, add, or remove duties and to assign other duties as necessary. In addition, reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position.

Millennial Media is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer .

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