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Pearson Software Quality Engineer in Colombo, Sri Lanka

Software Quality Engineer


  • Specific responsibility in receiving data from a business analyst and importing into ServiceNow instances using transform maps. Training will be given.

  • Responsible for testing the imported data and liaison with business analysts on data import errors

  • Support CMDB QE in formal testing of data

  • Awareness of release process, all SQE artifacts, tools and methodologies in the organization

  • Should be able to understand requirements clearly

  • Ability to understand requirement and technical reference documents, charts, diagrams without a doubt and able to review and escalate any issues

  • Ability to understand, troubleshoot and differentiate defects and requirement without a doubt

  • Responsible for on-time delivery and timely escalations/update of risks, issues, status and exemptions to leadership

  • Effective communication with the team, leadership, internal and external customers covering all aspects of team needs

  • Awareness of agile development practice and QA activities in the organization

  • Maintain high team morale


  • B.Sc. in Computer Science or related discipline or equivalent professional qualification

  • Minimum 1 year in Associate QA Engineer designation and role

  • Knowledge on Software Quality Assurance and testing

  • Experience of importing data via spreadsheets

  • Experience of ServiceNow advantageous

  • Knowledge in software development and the software development lifecycle

  • Good analytical skills, troubleshooting and resolution skills

  • Ability to self-learn and grasp the knowledge quickly

  • Basic Knowledge in at least one software development tool

  • Ability to express and articulate the subject clearly & accurately

  • Ability to carry the right information to the right people

  • Should have an aptitude in reconciling business requirements with testing requirements with help of other stakeholders

  • Knowledge of one Automation or performance test tool

  • Basic knowledge on Agile/Scrum

  • Should have good time management skills and optimistic attitude

Primary Location: LK-1-Colombo

Work Locations: LK-Colombo-Orion City Rigel Bldg Orion City Rigel Bldg No 752 Dr. Danister De Silva Mawatha Colombo 900

Job: Technology

Organization: Technology & Operations

Employee Status: Regular Employee

Job Type: Standard

Shift: Day Job

Job Posting: Aug 10, 2018

Job Unposting: Ongoing

Schedule: Full-time Regular

Req ID: 1811412

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