REMOTE – Software Test Engineer

 Harbor Compliance - Company site
 August 4, 2022
 Lancaster PA 17601 United States

The Software Test Engineer is a key member of the Scrum team responsible for delivering quality software that meets the needs of our clients. The ideal candidate has a background in software development with the desire to master the art of software testing. Success is measured by the candidate’s ability to think critically about new functionality, maintain a low bug rate in production, and increase automated test coverage.

Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with Business Analysts, Software Engineers, and other Software Test Engineers to refine complex business requirements and develop the appropriate test strategies.
  • Create test cases for new projects and maintain our regression test suite. 
  • Ensure user story acceptance criteria are met each sprint using a combination of manual and automated testing.
  • Triage, troubleshoot, and document bugs found during testing.
  • Utilize Mabl to create automated test cases for both sprint and regression test suites.

Required Qualifications

  • BS in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or equivalent professional experience.
  • 0-3 years of experience in the software development industry.
  • Knowledge of the SDLC and the overall importance of testing in the development process.
  • Knowledge of at least one popular programming language (i.e. Java, C#, PHP, Python, etc).
  • Knowledge of UI test automation practices.
  • Knowledge of Agile / Scrum methodologies.
  • Enjoys the challenge of new, complex problems and learning new information on the fly.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Critical thinking and problem-solving.
  • Strong attention to detail.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with Agile planning and bug tracking software such as Jira or VersionOne.
  • Experience creating and managing test cases utilizing Jira Xray or similar software.
  • Experience creating automated tests utilizing an Intelligent Test Automation platform such as Mabl, Testim, or TestComplete.
  • Experience testing REST APIs utilizing Postman, SoapUI, or similar tools.
  • Experience with MySQL or similar relational databases. 
  • Familiarity with JMeter or similar load testing tools.