Software QA Test Technician

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posted by:
John Swanson

Job Description:

Position Summary: The Tester will receive test requests and prioritization assignments, setup and perform test procedures and report accurate and thorough reports, following reproducibility guidelines and testing standards. Responsibilities: • Maintain tests for new and sustaining projects • Implement new test cases to cover new features • Execute tests, regression, exploratory, etc. • Analyze test results and take appropriate action • Reproduce failed tests • Enter results into specified system tool • Track potential defects and issues from a find state to resolution • Perform defect fix verification when defects have been resolved • Enter fail ID’s into defect system and defect ID in Test case tool • Assist with tools and process development • Set up complicated test configurations (such as networking) • Communicate status and results to management • Prepare and maintain test documentation • Identify opportunities for best practices and process improvements • Flexibility in schedule when coordination is required with other time zone locations • Cross train in other process areas to ensure backup coverage Requirements: • At least 3 years prior experience working in a test lab environment • Basic knowledge of defect tracking/management systems • Basic shell commands • Linux, Windows • Networking • Computer hardware • MS Office Suites • Communication / team work / multi-tasking Education: • Typically 2 years of technical education and 3 years of hands on experience or equivalent combination