Kforce is hiring a remote Quality Engineer for a premier client.
The Quality Engineer is responsible for providing feedback on artifacts developed during requirements and analysis phase within client projects, authoring test cases/scripts, and performing test execution for both project and support related activities. The Quality Engineer is expected to leverage technical expertise to develop maintain and execute automation tests. Also, the Quality Engineer should help identify opportunities to improve application code quality by increasing unit and integration test coverage.
Ensure automation test suites are well maintained and operational
Analyze requirements and provide feedback on completeness and testability
Provide accurate estimates for QA efforts including test case design/scripting, test data management, test execution, and defect correction
Identify opportunities to improve application code quality by increasing unit and integration test coverage
Develop and maintain functional automation test scripts utilizing modular frameworks and best practices
Leverage technical expertise to develop maintain and execute automation tests
Provide ideas and feedback on test automation frameworks and opportunities to improve
Participate in all ceremonies, meetings, and sessions held for the project and team
Assist with building and maintaining test environments and driving their best use
Understand the company's core quality metrics and how to utilize them to foster quality improvement
5+ years of QA experience
3+ years of experience with test runners (Junit, TestNG, Mocha, Jasmine)
3+ years of experience with CI tools (Jenkins, TeamCity, GitLab)
3+ years of hands-on, automation testing of integration web services (REST and SOAP protocols) that include database validations using tools like (CA Dev Test, Rest Assured, SOAP UI Pro, Postman etc.)
3+ years Rest Assured framework experience for automation
3+ years of experience with Build Automation tools like Maven or Gradle or similar
3+ years of experience in writing SQL queries and validating the DB tables
2+ years of working in an Agile/Scrum methodology
2+ years of using Quality Center/ALM for test case management
1+ years of experience with Selenium Grid
1+ years of experience with Jmeter
1+ years of using Jira for defect tracking
Experience with QA processes and deliverables in an Agile/Scrum environment
Proficient in defect tracking and analyzing root cause utilizing tools (Jira, Rally, etc.)
Strong understanding of automation and performance concepts and approaches
Understand and utilize risk-based testing technique
Experience in test environment and test data management
Strong communication and collaboration skills, to challenge the norm
Demonstrated experience in XML, XSD, XPath, MQTT, Topics, HTTP, HTTPS, JSON, Bytes array message format
Experience in SOA frameworks, processes, strategies, and approaches
Prefer experience with Selenium being utilized in the current/most recent project
Prefer experience with Agile methodology being utilized in the current/most recent project
The pay range is the lowest to highest compensation we reasonably in good faith believe we would pay at posting for this role. We may ultimately pay more or less than this range. Employee pay is based on factors like relevant education, qualifications, certifications, experience, skills, seniority, location, performance, union contract and business needs. This range may be modified in the future.
We offer comprehensive benefits including medical/dental/vision insurance, HSA, FSA, 401(k), and life, disability & ADD insurance to eligible employees. Salaried personnel receive paid time off. Hourly employees are not eligible for paid time off unless required by law. Hourly employees on a Service Contract Act project are eligible for paid sick leave.
Note: Pay is not considered compensation until it is earned, vested and determinable. The amount and availability of any compensation remains in Kforce's sole discretion unless
and until paid and may be modified in its discretion consistent with the law.
This job is not eligible for bonuses, incentives or commissions.
Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.