Test Analyst III (SDET - S/W Dev Eng in Test) in Irving, TX at HUNTER Technical Resources

Date Posted: 3/23/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

  • Creates and maintain Test Plans, Test Cases, and Test Metrics.
  • Read and comprehend tax forms and instructions; collaborate with cross-function teams such as application developers, other test analysts, Tax SMEs, and Product Owners (POs) to ensure a shared understanding of the business and functional requirements.
  • Designs test plans in a manner that supports both manual and automation testing for web-based tax applications.
  • Develops and executes end-to-end functional and automated tests scripts and creates clearly documented defects that enable a developer to recreate the issue.
  • Estimates, prioritizes, plans and coordinates testing activities
  • Ensures high quality software is released into production with minimal bugs.
  • Follow QA processes and procedures throughout the testing life cycle.
  • Responsible for conducting analysis of defects with development team, PO and other stakeholders, replicating issues for analysis and resolution.
  • Participates in daily stand ups to provide accurate updates on deliverables and timelines.
  • Supports other areas of the business and testing such as system, performance and security testing.
  • Communicates test results, status and potential risks.
  • Provides recommendations for improvements to current processes and participates in development of plans to improve quality.
  • May provide leadership to a small team of test analysts, assign work or provide guidance.
  • Other duties as assigned.
  • Bachelor’ s degree in computer related field required; Master’ s preferred.
  • 6 - 8 years of experience as a software developer or SDET
  • 3 - 4 years’ experience with test automation tools and techniques required; Microsoft and related tools strongly preferred (C#, Selenium with C#, Visual Studio, TFS or Azure DevOps, MTM, and related technologies)
  • 2+ years of team leadership experience.
  • Experience with Microsoft development stack and tooling is strongly preferred
  • A strong understanding of Object-Oriented programming and design concepts.
  • Strong command of Unit Test framework like xUnit, NUnit.
  • Significant experience with Agile development processes is a must, Scrum highly preferred with 2-week sprints
  • Experience in designing and developing test automation frameworks and understanding of test automation design patterns and software testing principles.
  • Working knowledge of SOAP or REST API services and testing practices
  • Familiarity with iOS and Android OS, TDD, BDD, SQL, TFS or Azure DevOps and GIT is a plus
  • Ability to dissect requirements and architecture into implementations of code and testing frameworks that validate working software in an autonomous fashion
  • Knowledge of JavaScript and HTML
  • Experience building data driven tests and frameworks for Web, Windows, and Micro services.
  • Strong organizational and communication skills. Ability to communicate cross-functionally and across management levels in formal and informal settings.
  • Understanding of test methodologies (regression, functional, unit, integration, code coverage, performance, etc.)
  • Good understanding of application development and the ability to implement testing programs and review code and systems solutions.
  • Familiarity with tax preparation or personal finance a plus