Sofware QA Engineer

  • AWL
  • Austin, TX, USA
  • Apr 29, 2022
Full time Engineering

Job Description

As our Software QA Engineer based in Austin, TX you will use your analytical mindset and testing skills to ensure consistent quality of our complex and highly distributed software-as-a-service (SaaS) platform responsible for processing and managing hundreds of thousands of dollars in revenue each and every day. You will be testing a variety of heterogeneous systems including APIs and web applications, a variety of relational databases, and reporting systems. You will work closely with the existing development team in a fast-paced, Agile development environment.

General Responsibilities:

  • Design, develop, and execute test cases in a black box environment
  • Work with development team and QA team to define test plans for releases and identify areas of risk to existing functionality
  • Plan, schedule, and execute tests to validate functionality of features
  • Investigate reported operational issues and assess risk and severity
  • Verify bug fixes

Requirements:

  • 1 to 4 years of experience in testing software
  • Experience using black box testing methods to validate UI and system functionality, such as web forms and workflow testing
  • Experience with bug tracking systems
  • Familiarity with software development lifecycles
  • Analytical reasoning and creative problem-solving skills
  • Aptitude for technology and a self-starter attitude

Preferred

  • Understanding of database concepts and SQL queries
  • Experience with test automation frameworks and programming languages (Python, C#, Selenium, etc.)
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field