Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer- Direct hire- Sarasota in Sarasota, FL at Vaco

Date Posted: 7/2/2019

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Job Description

Vaco is looking for a QA Engineer for our client in Sarasota.


  • Participate in a collaborative environment as a member of the applications development team utilizing the Software Development Life Cycle.
  • Review new projects and manual tests to identify areas that should be automated. Implement new automation by designing, developing test scripts.
  • Research new testing tools and develop automated testing processes and scripts that help deliver consistent quality code to UAT with minimal defects.
  • Implement UI, API and Database testing suites.
  • Participate in quality planning, execution, defect reporting and tracking using Jira & TFS.
  • Evaluate test results and prepare build reports to reflect the status of automated tests.
  • Derive test scripts and test scenarios from journeys and user stories.
  • Build and oversee the management of all our QA tools and processes.
  • Work with our team to troubleshoot test failures in the various test environments. This may include troubleshooting database issues using SQL queries, reviewing web server and application server logs, etc.


  • Minimum 5 years of hands-on experience in a software QA role using ASP.NET, WinForms, C# .NET, and T-SQL.
  • Minimum 3 years working on QA automation.
  • Experience working in an Agile or Kanban software development team.
  • Knowledge of writing SQL queries.
  • Knowledge of testing RESTful API's.
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Management Information Systems or related technical degree is preferred, or equivalent 4 years of work experience. IT industry certification(s) desired.
  • Exceptional troubleshooting and bug diagnostic skills/techniques.
  • Demonstrated experience using technology tools including, but not limited to Microsoft Team Foundation Server, SQL, Visio, IIS, source code management, QA, and project management.
  • Experience working with large codebases and extensive architectures.
  • Experience troubleshooting, diagnosing and supporting application development.