Entry Level Test Technician

Job Terms:
Entry Level
Start date:
Posted By:
Erika Fematt

Job Description:

We are looking for an Entry Level Test Technician to join our amazing team!

This position is ideal for a recent College Grad or Entry Level candidate with the skills and aptitude to quickly pick up and understand test requests and prioritization assignments, setup and perform test procedures and report accurate and thorough reports, following reproducibility guidelines and testing standards. 

This role is on-site in Boise, ID 

40 hours a week - long term indefinite.

Responsibilities Include:
• Maintain and update test cases for new and sustaining projects 
• Develop new test cases and/or suites to cover new features or areas needing extended coverage 
• Execute manual regression test cases, exploratory or adhoc testing, etc. 
• Analyze test results and take appropriate action 
• Reproduce failed tests 
• Communicate with and help fellow test technicians on current processes and reproduction scenarios 
• Enter results into specified system of record tool (ALM, JIRA) 
• 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
• Constant communication of status, results, or blocking issues to the Lead and/or 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 
• Agile and SCRUM Methodology processes 
• Using and updating SCRUM project tool for task management (JIRA) 
• Attend and participate in project specific or Aquent team meetings (Daily Stand-Ups, Staff meetings, etc.) 
• Computer system hardware setup and troubleshooting 

• Can work in a test lab environment 
• Can learn basic knowledge of defect tracking/management systems (ALM and JIRA) 
• Learn basic shell commands 
• Will understand Linux, Windows 
• Gain knowledge in computer hardware 
• MS Office Suites (Outlook is a priority) 
• Communication / team work / multi-tasking 
• Basic SDLC knowledge is a plus 
• Developed interpersonal skills 
• Must demonstrate a professional workplace attitude