Sr. QA Engineer

Virginia Beach, VA
Jul 08, 2019
Aug 14, 2019
Full Time
We are looking for an experienced software / quality assurance (QA) engineer to develop and execute exploratory and automated tests to ensure product quality. This software / QA will be responsible to
• Design, develop, and maintain test scenarios (manual and automated), and all appropriate test data.
• Develop testing strategy and master test plan to support testing objectives
• Produce and report test metrics
• Enhance and extend test automation frameworks
• Identify quality tasks during team sprint cycle and think about testing and automation strategies, estimate test efforts, and implement automation for new features
• Analyze and communicate test results and defect tracking
• Participate in performance and load test efforts
• Assist in the planning, creation, and control of test environments
• Participate in the review of QA procedures and processes and provide recommendations for improvement to eliminate redundancies in testing and improve efficiency
• Innovate in best automation, Agile and continuous testing practices by trying new frameworks and technologies on the market and recommending their use
• Mentor the team and individuals on best automation and QA practices, design, and implementation.
• Communicate testing risks and issues to stakeholders, including remediation and contingency plans
• Represent QA to project stakeholder(s), IT, and business leadership
Candidates should be able to demonstrate the following:
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Team leadership experience
• Experience working with collaboration tools (Ex: Microsoft SharePoint, JIRA, etc.)
• Proven work experience in software development
• Proven work experience in software quality assurance
• Experience with health care applications and health claims data
• Strong knowledge of software QA methodologies, tools and processes
• Experience in writing clear, concise and comprehensive test plans and test cases
• Experience with test management tools
• Hands-on experience with both white box and black box testing
• Hands-on experience with automated testing tools
• Solid knowledge of SQL and scripting
• Experience working in an Agile/Scrum development process
• Experience with performance and/or security testing is a plus
• BS/MS degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related subject.


Education Level
Bachelor's Level Degree - Experience in lieu of education: Yes

Required: Development Functions - 5 years

Preferred: None, unless noted in the "Other" section below

None, unless noted in the "Other" section below

Required: Communication, Complex Problem Solving, Project Management, Service Orientation, Speaking, Technology/Computer, Writing

Preferred: None, unless noted in the "Other" section below

Bachelor's in Computer Science or related field. Bachelors Degree or 4 years of related experience required.

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