Software QA Tester - Full Time - Houston, TX in Houston, TX at Vaco

Date Posted: 10/2/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

A Vaco Technology client is looking to hire a Software QA Tester to their team full time in Houston, TX.

We are looking for a Software QA Tester that is dedicated to ensuring the overall quality of our client's software and derivative products. Responsibilities will include all forms of testing from regression tests to end-to-end tests and penetration testing. You should also have a good eye for detail as making sure the deliverables meet design specifications will be another part of the job. This is an opportunity to work on a product team that has a large roadmap of features to implement for the next several years.

Core Responsibilities

  • Review and analyze system specifications
  • Collaborate with Software Engineers to develop effective strategies and test plans
  • Execute test cases (manual or automated) and analyze results
  • Evaluate product code according to specifications
  • Create logs to document testing phases and defects
  • Report bugs and errors to development teams
  • Help troubleshoot issues
  • Conduct post-release/ post-implementation testing
  • Work with cross-functional teams to ensure quality throughout the software development lifecycle

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field
  • 5 years of Quality Assurance Testing experience
  • Experience in project management and QA methodology
  • Familiarity with Agile frameworks and regression testing is a plus
  • Ability to document and troubleshoot errors
  • Working knowledge of test management software
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Analytical mind and problem-solving aptitude
  • Strong organizational skills

Please note, this role is a full time, direct hire role. We are unable to accept resumes from 3rd party vendors or C2C candidates. US Citizens and those authorized to work in the US are encouraged to apply. Our client is unable to sponsor or transfer visas at this time.