Test Engineer 8/9/2016

AppTad Richmond, VA

Company
AppTad
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
28637884
AJE Ref #
575829015
Location
Richmond, VA
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Role: Test Engineer

Location: Richmond

Experience: 6-10years

Candidates MUST be willing/able to work on our(AppTad) W2 if hired for the position

Skills:

Software Testing

Informatica ETL and MDM testing

Competencies:

* Strong SQL background with ETL(Must), MDM(good to have)

* Informatica experience (good to have)

* Performance testing background(Very nice to have)

* Component System Integration Testing

* Aptitude to understand client requirement and critiquing eye

Essential skills

* Thorough understanding of test principles such as unit, smoke, functional (black box/white box), user acceptance and usability testing

* Ability to understand functional specifications and hands on experience of developing test cases and regression test pack

* Exposure to structured software development and testing life-cycle methodologies, like waterfall, agile, and incremental-iterative

* Good experience in working on different SDLC models.

* Good experience in Master Data Management testing with Informatica MDM (Great to have), Informatica Power Center (Must to have) background.

Note: If not Informatica, strong ETL background will be fine.

* Ability to accurately log defects in Quality Center(Must to have), escalate issues and risks

* Hands on experience in using the testing tools ALM/Quality Center(Must), Selenium (Optional) and JMeter(Very good to have)

* Experience of working in tight deadlines in a mature 'time-boxed' testing environment

* Be able to demonstrate consistent and good judgment of assessing severity of issues

Roles and responsibilities

The ideal candidate should possess:

* Develop test cases and scenarios from FSD

* Execute component and system testing

* Record defects and coordinate with development team for closure

* Generate test data or coordinate with relevant stakeholders for test data

* Support UAT and release into production

* Proactively share knowledge and information with the team

* Report the status to team manager

Desirable skills

* Testing certifications (Nice to have)

* Understanding of multi-tiered technology architecture

* Experience as a tester within Supply chain management domain

* Strong SQL with ETL and MDM(nice to have) testing back ground.