Software Test Engineer I in San Diego, CA at Vaco

Date Posted: 7/11/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Software Test Engineer I

Day to Day:

  • Work independently in cross-functional teams to lead the automated test scripting effort on multiple Instrument, Web, Data Analysis, and Bioinformatics type applications
  • Work in a scrum environment with daily standups, bi-weekly demos and sprint planning meetings
  • Work collaboratively with other Automation engineers to build a sustainable and transferrable architecture for Automation.
  • Work with software developers, scientists and domain experts in understanding requirements of the software and translating test cases into automated test scripts.
  • Work on manually executing test cases
  • Collaborate with peers to identify opportunities for process improvement.

Requirements:

  • 1-3 years of experience writing automated test scripts on an agile software team or doing manual software testing
  • Good verbal and written communication and troubleshooting skills.
  • Basic understanding of biology/genetics/NGS preferred, but not required
  • Working experience with object-oriented programming (such as C#) in Microsoft Visual Studio is highly desirable
  • Bachelor or master's degree (or higher) in Computer Science, Bioinformatics, Bioengineering, Computational Science, or related field from an accredited university

Skills:

  • AUTOMATED TEST SCRIPTS
  • ENGINEER
  • MICROSOFT VISUAL STUDIO
  • PROCESS IMPROVEMENT
  • SOFTWARE TEST ENGINEER