Quality Assurance Associate

About the Role

The Quality Assurance Associate is focused on the client end-user experience and helps ensure that our software is free from defects and unexpected errors. Tasks and responsibilities will be shared a small team of QA engineers, under the direct supervision of the QA Manager. This role will include frequent interaction with the Advise development and support teams.

Responsibilities:

  • Write manual test plans/test cases and perform test execution

  • Identify the level of automation required for testing complex distributed systems

  • Partner with manual testing teams to automate and test scripts

  • Liaise with the development, project management, and client support teams

Skills and competencies (the ideal candidate will have):

  • Strong experience with Selenium automating web base applications required  

  • Between 5- 6 years of relevant technical QA experience

  • 3+ years of large enterprise or e-business systems experience preferred

  • Experience in database testing in Microsoft SQL Server environments, including designing/manipulating test data, validating stored procedures, managing jobs/triggers, and replication of complicated test scenarios

  • Experience with QA automation tools (i.e. Test Complete, Selenium WebDriver, and/or QTP automation)

  • Knowledge of basic concepts of Java/JavaScript and other scripting languages

  • Ability to work with data-driven, modular automation software 

  • Ability to create test plans from written or verbal specifications

  • Must be able to work individually with the minimum possible (remote) supervision

  • Experience working in an Agile software environment

  • Experience working with and as part of a  remote team

  • Extremely self- motivated

 

Education:

  • Bachelor of Science degree (Computer Science preferred)

  • Knowledge of software development life cycle

Location: Amsterdam and New York