In-Demand IT Careers

Software Quality Engineer

Greater Pittsburgh Area, PA 15222

Posted: 11/08/2018 Job Number: 3103

We are looking for a Quality Assurance (QA) engineer to develop and execute exploratory and automated tests to ensure product quality. The ideal candidate will be responsible for conducting tests before product launches to ensure software runs smoothly and meets client needs, while being cost-effective. If you hold an engineering background and enjoy providing end-to-end solutions to software quality problems, we’d like to meet you.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assure entire team adopts a quality mindset and implements best practices to improve team performance and delivers high quality products as a result

  • Engage in the entire product lifecycle - requirements, design, review and coding, and testing

  • Work closely with project managers, software engineers, product owners, architects and client services to collaborate and solve business problems in an agile development environment

  • Provide input on user stories and design by giving feedback on usability

  • Work on a cross-functional Scrum team participating in planning, stand-ups, retrospectives and demos

  • Develop and execute test plans and work with other team members to implement the plan

  • Define and apply test methodologies/metrics to ensure that the quality guidelines for the product have been met

  • Mentor Software Engineers and QA Engineers on quality software practices

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Experience in software development and/or automated testing

  • Experience with one or more of the following languages Java, C++, C#, XML, JavaScript

  • Experience with Scrum or another Agile methodology

  • Relational database experience preferred

  • Proven automation skills using a test automation tool (Selenium or Test Complete) preferred

  • Exceptional communication, leadership, organizational and teamwork skills with strong desire and ability to deliver results

Share This Job:

Related Jobs:

Login to save this search and get notified of similar positions.

"Whether you are looking to fill or looking to advance your career, I would strongly suggest speaking to Scott and his team at OpenArc. Scott and his team provided a consultative and hands on approach throughout the entire process in my recent transition. Their unique approach was unlike anything I've experienced either as a candidate or a hiring manager,"

-Mark Quinn, Service Sales Executive at Siemens Medical Solutions, USA, Inc.

"Working with OpenArc was a great experience. The position I accepted was accurately described and my questions on benefits, paid time-off, and holidays and more were promptly answered. The entire OpenArc team was a very professional and to the point. I highly recommended OpenArc to all of my peers."

- Lisa McLaughlin, Executive Director, ACAPT

Take the Next Step

Find the right job now