Senior Quality Assurance Engineer at GovDelivery

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    Tasha Hock
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    Position Summary

    GovDelivery seeks a Senior Quality Assurance Engineer. This position contributes to the QA process on multiple software platforms in support of an aggressive monthly release schedule. The person in this role will not only identify defects, but triage them as well – through database and log file analysis, for example – in order to help the Development team turn around fixes more quickly. Experience with automated testing and scripting languages is highly desirable.

    Responsibilities

    § Develop a solid understanding of our platforms from a technical perspective in order to help properly identify the source of potential issues as they arise

    § Work closely with the Product Management and Development teams to understand business requirements and work as a member of the QU team to turn those requirements into test scenarios

    § Contribute to our automated test suite, including helping to set its technical direction and integrating it into the overall regression test process

    § Applicant must have excellent problem solving skills and be capable of breaking down complex situation to discover and resolve root causes. This applies to both technical and process issues

    MINUMUM QUALIFICATION

    § Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science/Information Technology or related field, or software test related experience/knowledge

    § 5+ years of software testing experience in a professional software development environment

    § 3+ years experience in a web based testing environment

    § Knowledge of SQL and Oracle databases

    § Comfort working at the *nix command line

    § Experience with automated testing and developing automated test scripts

    § Experience to exploratory testing techniques and risk-based testing

    § Strong attention to detail

    § Ability to multi-task, prioritize tasks and quickly adjust in a rapidly changing environment

    PREFERRED SKILLS

    § Programming experience, preferably in one or more of the following: Ruby, Java, JavaScript and SQL/PL-SQL

    § Familiarity working within an agile software development process (XP)

    § Experience with browser compatibility testing

    § Experience testing web services

    § Experience in a SaaS environment

    Compensation

    This position is critical to the success of our business and the compensation package will be tailored to the candidate commensurate with candidate’s experience and skills. Compensation will include base salary and performance-based incentives. Benefits include paid vacation and holidays, medical and dental plan, and matching 401(k).


    To apply for this position, send your resume to:

    GovDelivery, Inc.
    Attn: Human Resources
    408 St. Peter Street, Suite 600
    Saint Paul, MN 55102
    -or-
    [email protected]

    Location: Saint Paul, MN

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