QA Test Engineer

HighPoint Global
Rockville, MD
Apr 17, 2018
Apr 18, 2018
Engineer, IT, QA Engineer
Full Time
About HighPoint Global: HighPoint Global's professionals focus exclusively on helping government agencies and companies implement their most critically strategic initiatives. HighPoint has managed and delivered programs and projects for a variety of agencies and organizations, including training, coaching and content development for national contact centers; software and web development programs for government agencies; and data center and infrastructure projects for global manufacturing and sales organizations. Job Purpose - What My Role Is Within the Company HighPoint Global's professionals focus exclusively on helping government agencies and companies implement their most critically strategic initiatives. The role of Quality Assurance Test Engineer contributes to HighPoint Global by providing quality assurance standards, performance, and functionality. This role provides creative and practical solutions to meet CMS's goals; creates test plans, test scripts, and plan projects based on the analysis of IT technical specifications; and performs inspections and sets quality assurance testing models for analysis of raw materials, materials in process, and finished products. Essential Functions - What Is Expected of Me in My Role * Understand testing process or methodology and can develop test goals, objectives, and * Familiar with test program concerns including test environment and data * Experience analyzing business needs and recommending the appropriate testing * Document software defects, using testing and defect management * Understands manual testing techniques and automated testing best * Work closely with the Program Management and Development teams to drive quality through design and * Perform root cause analysis of component failures and customer-reported Competencies - What I Need to Perform My Role * Knowledge and experience in database technology and writing test scripts including SQL, queries, and creating test * Ability to scope, plan, and schedule activities related to software quality assurance, testing, and configuration * Knowledge of all phases of application life cycle including systems analysis and * Knowledge of development, deployment, and enforcement of IT quality assurance procedures and * Knowledge of developing IT test criteria and IT test plans and in conducting application testing with expert-level experience in designing, implementing, and documenting IT test * Knowledge with black box and white box Qualifications - What My Role Needs Qualifications include: * Bachelor's degree in computer science or related. HighPoint Global is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, sexual orientation, age, religion, national or ethnic origin, disability or veteran status. HighPoint will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with HighPoint's legal duty to furnish information. SDL2017

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