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Pearson Intern - Quality Engineer in Phoenix, Arizona

Intern - Quality Engineer - ( 2102887 )

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PEARSON INTERNSHIP PROGRAM

Quality Engineer

Pearson Interns - Helping shape the future of education

Why join Pearson’s intern program?

Pearson is the world’s learning company. We help people of all ages acquire the knowledge and skills they need to be successful in their work and careers. We believe that everyone should be able to keep learning, every day and in every way, throughout their lives. Bringing together everything we know about the science of learning and the latest technology; we’re shaping the future of teaching and learning.

We’re looking for the next generation of talented undergraduates to join our team for an unforgettable 10-week internship. An internship at Pearson is an opportunity to bring your own unique perspective as a learner, together with your academic knowledge, technical skills, and enthusiasm, to help create products used by students like you.

As one of our interns, you will gain a comprehensive introduction to our business. You’ll be assigned to a team and work on real-life projects that bring our products and services to life. On the job training and professional development will be provided to enable you to contribute to the business. You’ll also have direct access to a senior member of the team, as each intern will be mentored to help you make the most of the ten-week program.

We foster a work environment that’s inclusive as well as diverse, where our people can be themselves. Every idea and perspective is valued so that our products reflect the people we serve — our teachers and learners.

What Does the Internship Program Offer?

Successful candidates will spend 10 weeks working with our technology teams.

You’ll be paid for the duration of your internship. The internship begins on Monday, June 1st and ends Friday, August 7th.

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.

What are we looking for:

  • Enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate technical degree in Information Science / Information Technology, Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, Physics, or a related field

  • Strong communication skills with the ability to discuss any issues with a wide variety of individuals and groups

  • Creative and innovative skills with regards to knowledge and awareness of industry trends and digital advances as they relate to new opportunities and business needs

  • Ability to work autonomously

  • Ability to learn quickly and apply learning to problems or activities

  • A strategic thinker and listener who acquires good problem-solving techniques

  • An organized team player who can manage multiple tasks

  • Familiarity with Excel, SQL, AWS, Google Cloud, Java, Go, Python, R, QL, TensorFlow, or Tableau

  • Min 3.0 GPA

  • Graduation date between 2022 and 2023

  • Interns should be within driving distance of office location

Job description

  • 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

  • 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

The anticipated starting salary range for Colorado-based individuals expressing interest in this position is $30/hr. This position is not bonus eligible.

Benefits available to eligible employees can be seen at: https://pearsonbenefitsus.com/ 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.

Qualifications

  • Enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate technical degree in Information Science / Information Technology, Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, Physics, or a related field

  • Strong communication skills with the ability to discuss any issues with a wide variety of individuals and groups

  • Creative and innovative skills with regards to knowledge and awareness of industry trends and digital advances as they relate to new opportunities and business needs

  • Ability to work autonomously

  • Ability to learn quickly and apply learning to problems or activities

  • A strategic thinker and listener who acquires good problem-solving techniques

  • An organized team player who can manage multiple tasks

  • Familiarity with Excel, SQL, AWS, Google Cloud, Java, Go, Python, R, QL, TensorFlow, or Tableau

  • Min 3.0 GPA

  • Graduation date between 2022 and 2023

Primary Location : US-RE-Remote

Other Locations : US-California

Work Locations :

US-Remote

Remote

Job : Project/Temporary Workforce

Organization : Technology & Operations

Employee Status : Fixed Term

Job Type : Internship

Job Level : Entry Level

Shift : Day Job

Job Posting : Feb 22, 2021

Job Unposting : Mar 6, 2021

Schedule: : Full-time Temporary

Req ID: 2102887

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