Pearson Senior Software Quality Automation Analyst in Bloomington, Minnesota

Senior Software Quality Automation Analyst


What will you do?

Lead Agile teams performing testing.

Develop test strategy and help tune and refinetesting practices.

Test automation, test automation, testautomation. Help refine our process, but continue our commitment to testautomation. Hone our continuous integration practice.Help uncover better ways of developing softwareby doing it and helping others do it.

How will you do it?

Work autonomously, yet collaboratively within andacross teams.Welcome change, adjust and adapt for efficiency.Pay continuous attention to technical excellence.

Communicate efficiently, effectively and oftenwith peers, leaders and those being led.


You have established your credentials and workhistory as a software quality assurance leader, you are ready for a newchallenge and want to take the next step in your personal development in anenvironment that encourages individual growth. You value a positive workinhabited by competent and confident individuals who work together to produceindustry leading products all while enjoying what they do.

When and where?

Now is your time to join ourteam at Pearson VUE, the world’s leader in computer based testing.

Pearson VUE ( is the global leader in computer-based testingfor information technology, academic, government and professional testingprograms around the world. Pearson VUE provides a full suite of services fromtest development to data management, and delivers exams through the world’smost comprehensive and secure network of test centers in more than 180countries, where we validate the skills and knowledge of millions ofindividuals every year.

Pearson VUE is a business of Pearson,the world's leading learning company with global-reach and market-leadingbusinesses. Pearson is listed on both the London and New York stock exchanges(UK: PSON; NYSE: PSO).

Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and amember of E-verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women,protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply


Required Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or Business and/or equivalent education and experience

  • Five or more years of experience in software quality assurance testing

  • Two or more years of experience in automation development using Java, C# or similar technology

Highly Preferred:

  • Experience in leadership and mentoring junior quality assurance analysts

  • Experience with n-tier Java enterprise systems HIGHLY preferred

  • Experience in software development (as a programmer) - OO Programming is a BIG plus

  • Experience with requirement and design meetings and reviews

Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:

  • Knowledgeable in Selenium WebDriver

  • Familiarity with Continuous Integration tools

  • Knowledgeable of Agile software testing, Agile SQA methodologies, Agile SQA processes and Agile software lifecycle

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills required

  • Effective team working and team leading skills

  • Active attitude and execution ability to initiate and implement process and technology improvements required

  • Familiar with documenting test plans and test cases

  • Knowledge of a defect tracking system

  • Working knowledge of relational databases and ability to create and update database queries required

  • Client server environments or network administration skills preferred

  • Knowledge of scripting language or object-oriented programming language

Contact the recruiter:


  • Twitter: @NancyStovall71

  • Google NancyStovall


Primary Location: US-MN-Bloomington

Work Locations: US-MN-Bloomington-5601 Green Valley 5601 Green Valley Drive Suite 220 Bloomington 55437

Job: Technology

Organization: Professional VUE

Employee Status: Regular Employee

Job Type: Standard

Shift: Day Job

Job Posting: Oct 7, 2016