Quality Engineer II

Kochi, Kerala, India Modern Application Development - Testing Permanent (Full Time)

Valorem Reply is seeking an individual with strong test automation skills and a desire to work in the testing industry for the position of Quality Engineer. In this role, you will need to possess the ability to do the automation feasibility analysis and create test automation plan and scripts integrated to the pipeline. The successful candidate will have strong troubleshooting and problem-solving abilities, a passion for providing automated testing solutions to business problems, and a strong desire to learn and grow. The ability to multi-task and a willingness to work in new automation tools and technologies on a frequent basis will be crucial for success. Additionally, you should be comfortable communicating directly with customers on a regular basis by both written and verbal means.
As the Quality Engineer, you may work independently or as part of a testing team. You will be responsible for understanding the business context and technical implementation from a testing perspective for several large, high visibility applications. Primary responsibility is to participate in the automation feasibility and tool analysis, test planning and automation script development and maintenance. This will require a strong ability to learn, communicate and collaborate, as well as aptitude in a wide breath of technologies. You will work together with the Manager, Leads and the other Engineering teams to deliver high quality, optimized delivery of solutions.

General Description & Responsibilities

  • Create test plans, test cases and other testing artifacts as necessary to ensure a systematic approach to the quality of a new product or service
  • Document and report status on manual and automated test cases for functional, API and end-to-end tests
  • Ensure comprehensive test coverage of unit tests, automated smoke and regression test suites
  • Plan, develop and collaborate on test automation tools such as Selenium, and test suites utilizing a variety of testing methods in both positive and negative scenarios
  • Participate in research, selection, and implementation of new tools
  • Placement Criteria & Requirements

  • Strong experience (4 - 6 years) with testing in the Microsoft tech stack: WCF, SQL Server, ASP.NET MVC, Windows Azure and standard programming languages, such as C#, Python and Java
  • Proven experience supporting the development and maintenance on test automation frameworks
  • Solid knowledge of various QA methodologies including performance testing
  • Strong experience in testing web applications, including code reviews
  • Ability to review complex software design specifications with a focus on testability, test automation and quality improvements
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills suitable for a business-to-business customer facing role
  • Demonstrated ability to self-organize and prioritize multiple time-sensitive tasks daily
  • Interested in learning new technologies, creative, open-minded and a great team player
  • Adept at task switching to handle varying workload, while meeting tight deadlines
  • Creativity, capacity and a conviction to innovate and deliver best-in-class solutions
  • Strong collaboration skills, works well with ambiguity, works well across roles and groups
  • Ability and willingness to take the initiative to facilitate teamwork and serve the client needs first
  • Kochi, Kerala, India

    Quality Engineer II