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 refine testing practices.
Test automation, test automation, test automation. Helprefine our process, but continue our commitment to test automation. Honeour continuous integration practice. Help uncover better ways of developingsoftware by doing it and helping others do it.
How will you do it?
Work autonomously, yet collaboratively within and across teams.Welcome change, adjust and adapt forefficiency. Pay continuous attention to technical excellence.
Communicate efficiently, effectively and often with peers, leadersand those being led.
You have established your credentials and work history as asoftware quality assurance leader, you are ready for a new challenge and wantto take the next step in your personal development in an environment thatencourages individual growth. You value a positive work inhabited bycompetent and confident individuals who work together to produce industryleading products all while enjoying what they do.
When and where?
Now is your time to join our team at Pearson VUE, the world’sleader in computer based testing.
Pearson VUE (www.pearsonvue.com) is the global leader in computer-based testing forinformation technology, academic, government and professional testing programsaround the world. Pearson VUE provides a full suite of services from testdevelopment to data management, and delivers exams through the world’s mostcomprehensive 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 leadinglearning company with global-reach and market-leading businesses. Pearson islisted on both the London and New York stock exchanges (UK: PSON; NYSE:PSO).
Pearson is an Equal Opportunity andAffirmative Action Employer and a member of E-verify. All qualified applicants,including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals withdisabilities are encouraged to apply
The Sr. SQA Automation Analyst performs software quality assurance tasks associated with test automation development, execution and analyzing results.
The Sr. SQA Analyst will also provide work direction, coordination and leadership for projects, as appropriate. Working closely with other SQA staff and software project teams, the Senior SQA Automation Analyst ensures the total quality and specific requirements of software products are met in an appropriate manner.
RequiredEducation 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
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:
Primary Location: US-MN-Bloomington
Work Locations: US-MN-Bloomington-5601 Green Valley 5601 Green Valley Drive Suite 220 Bloomington 55437
Organization: Assessments VUE
Employee Status: Regular Employee
Job Type: Standard
Shift: Day Job
Job Posting: Jan 6, 2017