Software Tester - Manual & automated (3+ Years)

Job brief

The Senior Software Tester will contribute primarily in creating test strategy, test plan, test estimation of the application. Design, develop and execute automation scripts using open source tools

3+ Years Chennai


Responsibilities

  1. » Review requirements, specifications and technical design documents to provide timely and meaningful feedback
  2. » Estimate, prioritize, plan and coordinate testing activities
  3. » Create detailed, comprehensive and well-structured test plans, test scenarios and test cases
  4. » Ensure content and structure of all Testing documents / artifacts is documented and maintained.
  5. » Identify, record, document thoroughly and track bugs. Identify and log defects in defect management tool like JIRA.
  6. » Design, develop and execute automation scripts using open source tools
  7. » Stay up-to-date with new testing tools and test strategies
  8. » Develop and apply testing processes for new and existing products to meet client needs
  9. » Liaise with internal teams (e.g. developers and product managers) to identify system requirements
  10. » Monitor debugging process results
  11. » Act as the single point of contact between Development and Testers.
  12. » Communicate and interact with peers and multiple stakeholders.

Requirements

  1. » 3+ years of experience in software testing of windows and web based applications.
  2. » Proven work experience in software development and in software quality assurance
  3. » Strong knowledge of software QA methodologies, tools and processes
  4. » Ability to understand and create test plans from specifications or verbal communications. Create clear, concise detail oriented test plans/cases.
  5. » Hands-on experience with automated testing tools
  6. » Solid knowledge of SQL and scripting
  7. » Experience working in an Git/JIRA/Agile/Scrum development process
  8. » Experience with security testing is a plus
  9. » Strong logical and analytical skills.
  10. » Good communication and interpersonal skills.