Software Quality Assurance Engineer FedBid
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Summary:
Actively conduct all aspects of the testing lifecycle and maintain communication with business analysts and engineers as needed to support testing phases and deliver quality software products. The ideal candidate will apply proven analytical and problem-solving skills to help design and validate tests to ensure a high quality product is delivered
Develop test plans and execute test cases.
Facilitate and foster collaborative interaction between the Product and Development teams to ensure delivery of quality software products.
Use problem solving skills to break down complex situations to discover and resolve root causes.
Assist in the review and validation of stories and acceptance criteria.
Ability to understand and communicate complex technical issues.
Provide input to the Director of QA for process improvement.
Review stories and acceptance criteria to identify and define QA test requirements then design, develop and execute test plans/ test cases.
Perform functional testing, regression testing and defect verification and report test results to project team.
Utilize the defect tracking system to report defects in a clear and precise manner, describing the scenario, expected outcome and actual outcome.
Gain a deep working knowledge of the FedBid platform and applications.
Review and update regression test cases on an ongoing basis to ensure complete coverage of existing product functionality.
Must be able to work extended hours and weekends when required to make project deadlines.
Run sanity tests in support of production release testing.
Education and Experience:
Bachelor?s degree in software engineering, computer science, or equivalent experience.
Minimum of 7 years direct experience as a tester for a major web based application.
Experience testing within both waterfall and agile SDLCs.
Experience working in a changing, fast paced, high transaction environment.
Experience building and implementing an automated test deck from inception a plus.
Prior software development experience desirable.
Skills and Knowledge:
Ability to work independently and collaboratively as needed to achieve results.
Excellent judgment, issues management, business acumen and problem analysis techniques.
Strong oral and written communication and presentation skills.
Ability to communicate ideas in both technical and business language.
Must be proficient in SQL with the ability to develop complex queries to validate test results.
Knowledge of QA Complete a plus.
Vienna, Va. (Headquarters)
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