Lead QA Engineer Vision Chain
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Vision Chain is seeking a Lead Quality Assurance Engineer to run all facets of our quality engineering program. This is a hands-on role that involves scripting, test development, database management, and rapid release cycles.
Analyze product requirements and user stories to write testscripts for automation
Management of multiple environments to support different testscenarios
Proactively identify defects and effectively communicate withthe developers
Identify project risks and make recommendations to reduce theserisks
Work in an Agile, rapid-release environment
Own and grow the QA function at Vision Chain
What would a typical day look like in this job?
A typical day would involve a variety of tasks andactivities:
Communicate directly with engineers about features and tests(10-20%)
Design and implement new tests (30-50%)
Manage the QA environment (15-25%)
Run regressions, stress, and performance tests (20-30%)
How will I know if I am successful in this job?
You will know that you are being successful in this jobif...
Our software is being released rapidly and with highquality
Teammates praise your performance, team work, and sense ofpersonal responsibility
You are influencing code design
You are making the development process faster, lighter, andmore automated
What are the pros and cons in working at Vision Chain?
Each person you work with is highly capable andcustomer-focused.
All your work matters and is directly used by your coworkersand customers. There is no ?busy work.?
The customers you work with are market leaders in the CPGindustry and household names like General Mills, Heinz, Del-Monte,Coke, and Bayer
Our office is in downtown DC 3 blocks from Dupont Circle
We are a small company where everyone has manyresponsibilities. Some responsibilities are more interesting andgratifying than others.
Who is the ideal candidate?
The ideal candidate...
has at least 3 years of experience working as a professional QAEngineer
has a solid understanding at least one RDBMS (SQL Server,Oracle, or Teradata) ? ability to understand therelationships across tables as well as read and write SQLqueries
has experience with UI and performance test automation toolslike Selenium and scripting languages
has strong analytical and problem solving skills
likes to write programs and scripts
has experience working in Agile software teams
has a strong interest in using metrics to assess code coverageand defect rates
understands what?s involved in releasing and supportingproduction-quality software for thousands of users
is passionate about delivering high-quality software
is looking for more ownership, responsibility, andopportunities to contribute than would be available in a largercompany
is the person that peers go to as a resource when they needhelp
is the person that management goes to for criticalsituations
understands the business behind the software
is highly effective both individually and as part of a smallteam.
What technical skills does this position require?
The majority of the work for this position currently involvesthe following technologies, tools, and methodologies. A candidatewith a solid foundation and practical experience in these willbecome productive most quickly:
proficiency with a scripting language and interest in doingscripting
strong database background (either Oracle, SQL Server, orTeradata)
solid hands-on knowledge of Selenium or an equivalent UIautomated testing tool
experience with database-oriented automated testing
understanding of cross browser compatability testing
Special consideration given to candidates with these skills andexperiences:
Worked in big data environments
Supply Chain applications
Experience with Agile development
Ability to read and understand .Net and Perl code
||1250 24th Street NW |
Washington, DC 20037
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED
Market leader in enterprise software that powers decisions using demand data for consumer package goods companiesInvestors: Novak Biddle Venture Partners All Jobs: at Vision Chain
|Headquarters:||1250 24th Street NW|
Washington, DC 20037
|Company Profile:||Vision Chain powers demand data networks for the world's largest consumer products companies. Large firms use Vision Chain to collect, organize, match and publish retailer point of sale and inventory information throughout their organizations. This results in enhanced shelf presence, category captains and advisor positions, reduced stock outs and distribution voids, and higher market visibility. Vision Chain's success is based on offering products that have the following qualities:
1. Vision Chain is the preferred solution among Business Users, due to our ease of use, attractive output, global approach, and proven success with key account teams.
2. Vision Chain is the preferred solution among Category Captains, since we provide these firms with n hierarchies, unlimited analysis, and critical, timesaving support tools.
3. Vision Chain is the preferred solution among Information Technology (IT), because of our enterprise-class, multi-retailer approach uses robust technology platforms that are industry standards.|
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