Software Tester- Direct Hire- Downtown St. Pete in St. Petersburg, FL at Vaco

Date Posted: 9/13/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Responsibilities include:

• Defect tracking through use of defect tracking tools.

• Writing SQL scripts for back end testing and log validation.

• Ensuring testing traceability, to user stories and requirements associated with the project and product.

• Developing and executing test cases, working in parallel with development and regression testing cycle.

• Being accountable for regression of product suite in maintaining quality.

• Database testing both relational and NoSQL.

• Request/Response validation of REST/Web API's.

• Multi-platform and cross-browser compatibility testing.

• Accurately estimate new feature items for both test case development and testing.

• Participating in use case/user story discussions/review to ensure accuracy and completeness.

• Reviewing all requirements, feature/sub feature documents and associated items for the products and candidate.

• Writing test cases, test scenarios, test data preparation, test execution, defect tracking, and resolution.

• Collaborating with all teams involving Developers, Product Managers, PM's and business unit, for deliveries on time with highest quality.

• Participation in requirements analysis/review and working sessions to understand the requirements, design specs, and user stories.

• Communicating testing updates through status reporting and daily stand-up.

The ideal candidate will possess:

Education: Minimum of an undergraduate degree in Applied Math, Economics, Statistics, Engineering, Computer Science, or other quantitative field or a combination of commensurate experience and education.

Experience: Three plus years of experience incorporating System Testing, Integration Testing, User Interface Testing, Regression and Acceptance Testing, thorough knowledge of structured test methods, procedures and processes in Automated Software Testing with awareness of Agile Software Development Lifecycle delivering SaaS and on-premises multi-platform client/server solutions, experience working in Scrum/Kanban directly with development team, experience with test management tools, ability to build and execute detailed test cases, strong organizational skills, and analytical, teamwork and problem-solving skills. Clear communicator, both written and verbal. Critical thinker, passionate about Quality, having experience working on multi-platform. Versatile in testing applications in a fast-paced, Agile software development/testing environment. Experience in Cyber Security, DLP, Data Security, and Behavior Analytics highly desired.