Danaher Corporation Senior QA Engineer in Bangalore, India
Position: Senior QA Engineer
Main role / Job Objective:
The candidate will be responsible for designing, developing & executing thorough & comprehensive tests to ensure product quality. Additionally, you will implement solid test methodologies from customer scenarios to aid in effective test coverage.
Main responsibilities and key activities:
Supervise, provide direction and assist test team members with various manual QA and automation QA related challenges, while still contributing towards individual QA responsibilities
Develop a thorough understanding of product functionality to evaluate and ensure product quality
Create detailed, comprehensive and well-structured test cases and test plans. And maintain them
Perform thorough Regression and Ins-sprint testing
Apply test methodology and product knowledge in the design of tests and testing strategies.
Manage defect tracking and resolution processes so that a consistent, documented process is used and followed.
Fully document any unexpected anomalies or defects identified in testing with instruction of how to recreate each. Conduct root cause analysis of identified defects, providing development teams with enough details to understand, replicate and resolve the defect.
Develop and maintain smoke, performance, functional, and regression tests to ensure code is functioning as designed.
Develop, monitor, execute, evaluate and maintain automated test scripts for J2EE based web applications using industry standard automated testing tools.
Installing, configuring and maintaining product, data, tools, databases and test environments
Maintaining and improving Continuous Integration and Delivery environments
Work with the development team to understand how changes in the software product affect maintenance of automated test scripts and the QA automated testing environments
Work with the developers and product owners to comprehend product functionality and identify system requirements
Convert manual test plans to automated test scripts
Create and upgrade automation test plans for each release
Influence decisions, lead discussions and present information to business leaders and stakeholders
Mentor and coach junior test team members
Communicate and interact effectively with customers, product management, documentation, training, deployment, support and other departments within Esko
Stay current on software technology, concepts, new testing tools, test strategies, as well as related and competing products
Help with creating, implementing, executing and guarding optimized processes, policies and procedures
Qualifications and professional knowledge:
Engineering degree with at least 5 years of experience in testing complex web application, preferably J2EE based web applications
At least 2 years of experience in coaching/mentoring junior test team members in automation or manual testing
Experience developing and maintaining test suites through formal methods of test design to ensure optimal test coverage.
Experience in designing and developing automation test scripts for web applications using industry standard automation test tools, for complex web applications
Strong verbal and written communication skills in English, including ability to understand advanced technical documentation
Result oriented with strong self-management skills
Good analytical skills and self-initiative to learn new technologies
Knowledge of QA practice both at conceptual and practical level
Attention to detail and eagerness to learn
Defect tracking and use of test management tools
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