As a Software Test Engineer, you will be a key assessor of the usability, performance, and quality of the Client’s software. This role goes beyond test automation to validate usability and overall system correctness. There is emphasis on exploratory and functional testing to ensure that features are not only implemented correctly, but that the software is anticipating real-world use cases and requirements.
In this role you’ll be a full member of a scrum team, actively contributing to the team’s velocity and ensuring that the users are having the best possible experience.
About the team:
The team is a scrum shop and happy to teach and mentor if you don’t have previous scrum experience. If you do have scrum experience, then you’ll be happy to know that the team does full scrum, complete with sprint planning, review, retrospectives, daily scrums, backlog refinement, and planning poker. They also embrace XP development methodologies and put great value on XP development principles.
You are a creative, thoughtful, and self-directed individual who thrives on both understanding business needs and solving those needs through technology. Specific requirements include:
- Bachelor’s degree
- 1+ year of application testing experience
- Quick, self-sufficient learning style
- Persistent, detailed, and thorough approach to testing and problem solving
- Strong desire to work with software and applications that solve business problems