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Pearson Technical Specialist - Quality Engineering in Colombo, Sri Lanka

Job Description


  • Responsibilities and domain knowledge should cover all needs of the


  • Adhere to company and project standards and guidelines.

  • Should support initiatives to achieve organization objectives

  • Keep track and monitor the Pearson Lanka and SQE department

goals and make sure those goals are adhered by the team. Escalate

to leadership when required

  • Support the Pearson Lanka SQE interview and Recruitment process.

  • Awareness of release process, all SQE artifacts, Tools and

methodologies in the organization

  • Should be able to understand requirements clearly and relationships of

new requirements to existing functionality from technical perspective

and impact to other sub-systems. Support team to understand the

requirement clearly.

  • Ability to understand requirements and technical reference documents,

charts, diagrams without a doubt and able to review and escalate any


  • Responsible for implementing test scenarios and test cases based on

design provided and contributing test designing effort. peer-reviewing

QA artifacts such as test cases and test scenarios to ensure coverage

and guidelines

  • Ability to design and develop test strategies and review them for

better quality

  • Ability to resolve technical issues and troubleshoot in automation

  • 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

  • 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

  • Awareness of Development technology and tools used

  • Effective communication with the team, leadership, internal and

external customers covering all aspects of team needs.

  • Good Knowledge of agile development practice and QA activities in

the organization

  • Effectively participate in training organized by team/Organization and

ability self-learn on domain and tools

  • Ability to 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 task


  • Actively involved in team events and organizing events

  • Mentor and manage the SQE Team on delivery and carrier


  • Own and complete successfully any other duties as assigned by the

reporting manager


Education, Qualifications, and background

  • BSc in Computer Science or related discipline or equivalent

professional qualification.

  • 2 years in Associate QA Lead Designation.

  • Thorough knowledge of Software Quality Assurance and testing.

  • Good knowledge in software development, the software

development lifecycle, and awareness of the industry trends.

  • Excellent Analytical, Problem-solving and decision-making skills.

  • Ability to self-learn and grasp the knowledge quickly.

  • Good knowledge in Object-oriented concepts and simple SQL


  • Basic Knowledge in at least one software development tool

  • Ability to express and articulate the subject clearly and accurately

  • Should have an aptitude in reconciling business requirements with

testing requirements with help of other stakeholders.

  • Should have good knowledge on Test Management, automation

and performance tools and should be able to learn and adapt to

new tools.

  • Excellent knowledge and experience in practice Agile/Scrum.

  • Should have good time management skills and an optimistic attitude.

  • Should have leadership, coordination, presentation, estimation, and

evaluation skills.


Organization: Higher Education

Schedule: FULL_TIME

Req ID: 1053