Software Tester II
National Interstate Insurance Company - Richfield, OH

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Must have excellent problem-solving skills along with keen attention to detail and outstanding written and oral communication skills. Duties include: developing and executing software test plans, identifying and facilitating issue resolution with functional and technical groups, managing software test programs, and documenting test results.

Main Responsibilities:
  • Organize, prioritize and implement assigned work activities to meet deadlines.
  • Assist Product Management with evaluating results and identifying defects. Assist with resolution as needed.
  • Make recommendations for functionality and/or procedural changes.
  • Develop test plans for small to mid-sized projects.
  • Execute test plans.
  • Create and publish user procedure documentation.
  • Utilize automated testing tools where needed for regression testing.
  • Problem-solve production issues and act as a liaison with other IT staff members regarding resolution of software defects.
  • Support Sarbanes-Oxley compliance activities.
  • Become an expert in National Interstate's Insurance systems.
  • Develop test plans for small to mid-sized projects.
  • Analyze and report test results to Software Testing Manager, Project Manager and Information Technology staff.
  • Perform technical investigations to identify software bugs and root causes.
  • Provide technical advice to business owners and Information Technology staff.
  • Contribute to new projects by providing input on design and content.
  • Assist the automation test engineer with script creation, execution and reporting.
  • Assist in the defect management process.
  • Other duties as assigned.

  • Bachelor's degree in an engineering/computer science related discipline or an accredited vocational training program in information technology with 1.5-3 years field experience is required.
  • 1.5-3 years testing experience is required.
  • Minimum 1.5-3 years of work experience within a business or IT environment.
  • Must be actively pursuing a software testing certification.
  • Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills with a team orientation.
  • Insurance processing system experience desired.
  • Experience with application programming.
  • Ability to read code and determine what functionality has changed.
  • Thorough proficiency in using PC databases, spreadsheets and word processing.
  • Experience using legacy and web applications.
  • Experience with Microsoft Windows required.
  • Ability to record test actions with an automation tool with minimal direction.
  • Understanding of basic web architecture.
  • I Series or Mainframe experience preferred.
  • Complex SQL query writing.
  • Experience with web browser architecture.
  • HTML and XML scripting languages.
  • Experience with basic software architecture.
  • Must be able to follow test plans from written specifications, gather test data, execute systematic tests and produce written results of findings.
  • Must be able to resolve problems involving both abstract and concrete variables.
  • Must have an understanding of the test automation process and principles.
  • Must have an understanding of the defect management process.
  • Travel Requirements: 1-10%

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