QA Automation Engineer II at Geographic Solutions, Inc.

Title: QA Automation Engineer II
Company: Geographic Solutions, Inc.

Must have the following in order to apply:

Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, or equivalent combination of education and experience
Two (2) + year of Software development experience
Three (3) + years of Software testing experience
Experience with Source Control Applications and Software Configuration Management promotion processes.
Basic user level knowledge of networking and databases
Exposure to internet security products or test automation or performance testing
Must have software development experience
Visual Studio IDE knowledge
Written and verbal communication skills

Special Requirements:

Testing methodologies and theory
Knowledge of Automated testing techniques
Knowledge of Performance testing techniques
Microsoft SQL Server
Microsoft development tools (VS6/VS.NET)
TSQL knowledge
Windows Operating Systems knowledge
Microsoft Office proficiency
Internet Technologies
Development defect tracking tools
Software life cycle
Web-based applications
Labor Market Information & National Employment Systems

Preferred Skills:

Experience with Team Foundation System, VSS, Vault or performance application a plus.
Knowledge and use of Telerik Test Suite desired

Job Description:

Under limited supervision, carries out procedures to ensure that all information systems products and services meet minimum company standards and end user requirements.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Tests software to ensure proper operation and freedom from defects.
Documents all problems and works to resolve them; reports progress on problem resolution to management.
Devises improvements to current procedures and develops models of possible future configurations.
Performs workflow analysis and recommends quality improvements.
Responsible for team understanding of Quality Methodology and process creation.
Work with developers and DBAs on test projects.
Utilization of defect tracking tools (BugTracker, DevTrack, Quality Center, etc).
Utilization of Telerik Test Suite Tools.
Limited use of MicroFocus TestPartner Testing Tools.
Development experience in the creation of automated testing scripts.
Experience and development of automated testing scripts.
Understanding of Quality Methodology and process creation in an IT environment.
Manage both large scale testing projects and fast tracked bug fixes.
Develop Test Cases and Test Scripts for the large software modules.
Utilize technical knowledge of application architecture, operating environment, strengths and weaknesses of both, and how these factors affect product quality.
Assess functionality and be a knowledgeable resource of several software applications for the team.
Mentor SQA Analysts and SCM on all software applications.
Primarily responsible for ownership of projects from a QA standpoint.
Test all software releases from development department.
Conduct tests of packaged installations and deploy applications to various test environments.
Documenting and tracking of all software defects.
Evaluation and assignment of all trouble tickets to development team members.
Reviewing and assisting in the creation of software documentation in conjunction with the technical writer.
Recommendation and review of development department policies and procedures related to source code integrity, testing procedures and implementation of software releases.
Maintain technical project documentation.
Provide technical guidance and assistance to project team members as needed.
Act in role of project resource as assigned.
Participate in the determination of installation instructions for software releases.
Depending on project size, may be required to be on multiple team/projects.
Adhere to company policies.
Other duties and special projects as assigned.

Required Screenings:
Criminal Background and Reference Checks.

Work Environment:
Fast paced, team-oriented environment with a casual dress code.

Days & Hours:
Monday through Friday, Full Time position.

Depends on experience; Benefits are offered.

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