Software Test Engineer in San Diego, CA at Vaco

Date Posted: 6/5/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description


- This position will require the candidate to perform system and client application testing using both manual and automated testing methods

- The successful candidate will display a strong sense of ownership and initiative with a careful attention to detail

- Write and execute manual tests for distributed, service-based systems

- Develop and execute automated functional tests

- Carefully analyze and report test results

- Assist software developers and domain experts in designing, performing, and improving verification tests

- Occasionally provide technical assistance to escalated production issues

- Work with scientists, technicians, engineers, and project management to deliver high-quality software solutions

- Work collaboratively and effectively with other members of the Software Test team in a very fast-paced environment


- 2+ year development experience in at least one programming or scripting language, such as Java, C#, JavaScript

- 1+ year experience working in Software Quality Assurance and/or other areas of the SDLC to test complex applications, both front and back end

- Experience authoring automated tests using frameworks/tools, such as Test Studio, Selenium, Ranorex

- Familiarity of the underlying architecture of multi-tiered browser-based applications, including HTML, JavaScript, operating systems, networking, HTTP/HTTPS protocols, and web browsers.

- Familiarity with web services and cloud testing


B.S. in a Computer Science, math, or engineering related area or equivalent technical experience.

Skills and Experience




- C#