Pearson Software Quality Engineer in Colombo, Sri Lanka
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. We are now transforming Pearson to accelerate our activity in digital learning, education services and emerging markets. This will enable us to make a lasting impact in helping to solve some of the most important challenges in global education.
Pearson Lanka is currently seeking a Senior Software Quality Engineer and will be responsible for
Adhere to company and project standards and guidelines.
Should support initiatives to achieve organization objectives
Participate in overall Pearson Lanka testing requirements including down time testing, All hands testing Chaos testing and Release Train Automation test execution.
Awareness of Pearson Lanka and SQE department goals and support the team to achieve those goals
Awareness of release process, all SQE artifacts, Tools and methodologies in the organization
Should be able to understand requirements clearly & relationships of new requirements to existing functionality from Business perspective
Ability to understand requirement and technical reference documents, charts, diagrams without a doubt and able to review and escalate any issues
Responsible for implementing test scenarios and test cases based on designed provided. peer reviewing QA artifacts such as test cases and test scenarios
Ability to develop parts of the test strategies and contribute test strategy design process
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
Should be able to support the Project team on Automation or Performance testing by creating and executing Automation/Performance scripts.
Should have a good knowledge of Automation and performance tools, architecture, framework and technologies used
Awareness of DB IDEs used
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
Actively involve in at least one Practice Area.
Effectively participate in training organized by team/Organization and ability self-learn on domain and tools
Ability conduct training on domain/skill area
Maintain high team morale while working with other departments collaborative manner
Should support the team to achieve delivery expectations without
Actively involved in team events and organizing events
Own and complete successfully any other duties as assigned by the reporting manager
BSc 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
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.
Knowledge in Object oriented concepts, simple SQL Queries
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
Organization: Technology & Operations
Employee Status: Regular Employee
Job Type: Standard
Shift: Day Job
Job Posting: Oct 3, 2018
Job Unposting: Ongoing
Schedule: Full-time Regular
Req ID: 1813306
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.