Quality Assurance Software Tester in Durham, NC at Volt

Date Posted: 7/26/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contingent
  • Location:
    Durham, NC
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    24 weeks
  • Date Posted:
    7/26/2018
  • Job ID:
    128801
  • Pay Rate
    $0.0 - $37.0/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch

Job Description

We are seeking an enthusiastic Quality Assurance Software Tester who has a keen eye for detail and the ability to collaborate with other team members to deliver high quality products for our web-based educational assessment applications through manual and automated testing.

Responsibilities:

The Quality Assurance Software Tester provides professional quality assurance services effectively and efficiently, conducting software testing and verification for all Assessment Technology applications and deliverables.

  • Work with cross-functional teams to ensure quality throughout the software development lifecycle
  • Develop, write, review and verify software test plans and strategies for the assigned areas
  • Configure workstations and operating environments as needed to complete assigned testing
  • Document, research, and communicate defects discovered during testing, and verify defect fixes
  • Interact with team to resolve defects, clarify functionality, and resolve usability issues
  • Perform functional, integration and performance testing
  • Assist with product deployments, conduct post-release/post-implementation testing
  • Contribute to continual QA process improvement efforts
  • Ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines with multiple teams and products
  • Perform other duties and projects as assigned

Qualifications:

  • B.S. degree in Computer Science or related field
  • Software testing background, including 3+ years of experience testing web based applications
  • Experience with manual and regression testing and  good understanding of Agile methodology
  • Experience with UI automation (Selenium, C#, SpecFlow, understanding of Page Object Model)
  • Experience with API automation (Postman interface) and MongoDB is a plus
  • Experience creating and implementing test plans
  • Experience working with multiple operating systems including iOS and Mac OS X
  • Working knowledge of SQL is preferred

In addition to technical skills, the successful candidate is:

  • Self-motivated with the ability to work independently and with others based on the need
  • An effective communicator with strong interpersonal skills and detail oriented
  • Comfortable with multi-tasking, and changes to priorities and workflows
  • Enthusiastic about learning new technologies, products, and scripting languages

Volt is an equal opportunity employer.