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Pearson Software Quality Engineer in Topeka, Kansas

Key Responsibilities

● Performing end to end testing across systems to support the integrated applications

● Analyse and perform static testing of requirements and specifications

● Hands on writing and execution of manual and automated tests, recording detailed results and defects

● Actively participate in Backlog Grooming sessions and assist in the creation of Acceptance Criteria

● Look for opportunities to implement test automation according to company standards

● Assist in planning testing activities and document with test plans and test management tools like HP ALM.

Skills & Abilities

● Experience working in an Agile / Kanban environment

● Working knowledge of Selenium Webdriver.

● Strong experience of working with / implementing Risk Based Testing methodologies in order to pragmatically work against tight timelines but able to reduce the level of risk in the overall delivery

● Strong communicator within the project team - effective presentation skills of critical issues, testing procedures and testing coverage

● Hands on experience with automated testing and automated API testing tools

● Excellent knowledge of JIRA, Confluence and HP ALM.

Tracks test progress and results in test and defect management tools like ALM, Jira.

● Excellent attention to detail and demonstrable problem-solving skills

● Experience using tools like IDE, Postman, Bitbucket/GitHub, Git, Jenkins.

● Experience with programming languages like Java. Experience working with TestNG, JUnit, Maven.

● Experience in Accessibility testing.

● Knowledge on HTML/CSS, Javascript is a plus.

Qualifications

Preferred Skills and Qualifications

- Degree in Computer Science/IT

- 5 years industry experience as a Quality Engineer

- Hands on programming experience in Java or similar OOP language. - Highly recommended

- Knowledge on Selenium Web Driver

- Knowledge on HTML/CSS Javascript is a plus

- Automation skills

- Prior experience in Accessibility testing, User experience designing will be a desired skill.

The anticipated starting salary range for Colorado-based individuals expressing interest in this position is $85,000.00-$90,000.00. This position is eligible to participate in an annual incentive program.

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

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Job: TECHNOLOGY

Organization: Technology & Operations

Schedule: FULL_TIME

Req ID: 1302

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