Test Engineer 2 in Phoenix, AZ at MDI Group

Date Posted: 8/10/2019

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Job Description

Test Engineer II - Java and API testing - Manual 

Contract - 6 months 

Scottsdale, AZ 

The Duties… 
• Oversee development of project test strategy 
• Create, execute, and analyze manual test cases based on business requirements and acceptance criteria 
• Active participant in all scrum ceremony events (daily stand-ups, sprint planning, sprint reviews, and team retrospectives)

• Collaborate with developers in code reviews, design reviews, TDD, etc. 
• Ensure that repeatable test cases are assigned to the test automation backlog to improve test efficiency 
• Perform various types of testing including functional, system integration, regression, and exploratory 
• Accurately report defects that are found during testing 
• Perform root cause analysis on critical, production defects 
• Coordinate user acceptance testing with business stakeholders for projects, as needed 
• Grow subject matter expertise with client’s systems and applications 
• Create release certification reports for production release deploys 
• Approve production change requests 
• Collaborate with other testers as needed on cross-functional projects 
• Make recommendations to test leadership for improving existing processes, implementing new tools, etc. 
• Follow client’s Test Engineering policies and processes in day-to-day tasks 

Skills You Have… 

• Bachelor’s degree in CIS, Business, Engineering, or Mathematics and 1-2 years professional QA experience (3+ years professional QA experience may be considered in lieu of degree) 
• Excellent understanding of the software development lifecycle and core software testing concepts 
• Capable of understanding software architectural concepts, workflows, etc. 
• Experience with making testing decisions for small projects 
• Experience with software development frameworks including agile Scrum, Kanban, XP, and waterfall 
• Proficient understanding of database concepts and ability to write simple to complex database queries 
• Experience with functional, API, and services test automation is a plus 
• Experience with Java or a similar programming language is a plus 
• Experience with creating technical documentation applicable to an agile development environment 
• Excellent organizational, as well as, oral and written communication skills
• Capable of communicating with project team members, IT stakeholders, and other Test Engineering personnel 
• Ability to work both independently and as a member of a Scrum team environment is a must 
• Capable of soliciting feedback from peers for purposes of self-awareness and self-improvement
• Experience in the hospitality industry is preferred Must be able to uphold client’s Values & Performance Principles of accountability, collaboration, performance excellence, sense of urgency, innovation, inclusion & diversity, integrity & trust, customer focus, and respect.


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