Pearson C1-Software Quality Engineer in Chennai, India

C1-Software Quality Engineer


At Pearson, we’re committed to a world that’s always learning and to our talented team who makes it all possible. From bringing lectures vividly to life to turning textbooks into laptop lessons, we are always re-examining the way people learn best, whether it’s one child in our own backyard or an education community across the globe.We are bold thinkers and standout innovators who motivate each other to explore new frontiers in an environment that supports and inspires us to always be better. By pushing the boundaries of technology — and each other to surpass these boundaries — we create seeds of learning that become the catalyst for the world’s innovations, personal and global, large and small.

* Summary *

The Quality Assurance Engineer will serve as part of Software QA team,responsible for testing and quality assurance of all aspects of company’ssoftware and service. As a Quality Assurance Engineer you will beworking closely with development during the design and implementation of newfeatures. This includes test scoping, design, implementation, execution,debugging, and automation. You will work within a team utilizing an agiledevelopment methodology composed of smart, motivated people skilled in ProductManagement, Development and QA.


* Responsibilities *

  • Reviewing and analyzing system/software requirements, technical design and writing test plans, test cases and procedures.

  • Collaborate with Developers, Business Analysts. Actively participate in the entire product life cycle including product specification reviews and design reviews.

  • Support the entire test and certification process by getting involved early in the product development cycle and managing areas of ownership through product release

  • Performing manual and automated tests, filing bug reports, and collecting and reporting test metrics

  • Analyzing and investigating user-reported problems.

  • Interfacing with offshore resources within a global company.

* Requirements *

  • Three to Five years of experience in software testing.

  • Having a hands on 3 years of experience on QA Automation - UFT/Selenium.

  • Experience in Mobile UI automation such as Appium, UI Automator or Selandroid.

  • Programming experience with Java or any other object oriented language.

  • Experience with Test Management tools (Quality Center and Test Manager) and UI Automation tools (UFT, Selenium) and Javascript, HTML, SQL Server.

  • Should be able to write complex SQL queries.

  • Hands on experience with Maven, TestNG and Jenkins.

  • Knowledge in developing Regression test suites for REST APIs will be an added advantage (using Jmeter, SOAP-UI, etc...)

  • Knowledge is data modelling & data analytics is an advantage.

  • Solid understanding of SQL/relational database concepts and proficient is writing complex database queries.

  • Hands on application front end and functionality testing experience.

  • Cross-functional communication, team work, initiative, problem-solving and collaboration skills are a must.

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.

  • Should be organized, creative and self-motivated.

Primary Location: IN-IN-Chennai

Work Locations: IN-Chennai-DLF IT Park Manapakkam 6th Floor- 10th Block- DLF IT Park 1/124 Shivaji Gardens- Moonlight Stop- Nandambakkam Post- ManappakkamMount Poonamallee Road Chennai 600089

Job: Technology

Organization: Technology & Operations

Employee Status: Regular Employee

Job Type: Standard

Shift: Day Job

Job Posting: Dec 1, 2016