Senior QA Engineer (HID5286)

Full-time
HID Global
2019-01-09
Region: 
Ft Lauderdale, FL North AmericaUSFt Lauderdale, FL


HID Global powers the trusted identities of the world’s people, places and things. We make it possible for people to transact safely, work productively and travel freely. Our trusted identity solutions give people secure and convenient access to physical and digital places and connect things that can be accurately identified, verified and tracked digitally. Millions of people around the world use HID products and services to navigate their everyday lives, and over 2 billion things are connected through HID technology. We work with governments, educational institutions, hospitals, financial institutions, industrial businesses and some of the most innovative companies on the planet. Headquartered in Austin, Texas, HID Global has over 3,000 employees worldwide and operates international offices that support more than 100 countries. HID Global® is an ASSA ABLOY Group brand. For more information, visit www.hidglobal.com


Bluvision, the leader in IoT Indoor Location and Asset Performance solutions as well as BLE Beacon and Gateway hardware is looking for an experienced Quality Engineer to join our team. The QA Engineer is expected to validate product quality by performing manual and automated functional tests. QA Engineers will be embedded within the development scrum team and write test cases in parallel to developer user stories. 

Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Participate in daily stand-up meetings to assess current status and plan the day’s activities
  • Provide input on User Story creation from the testing perspective
  • Create Test Plans, Test Scripts, Test Cases and Test Data
  • Record test results (open new tickets, close existing tickets)
  • Attend design meetings with Developers, Test Automation Engineers and Architects and provide perspective to improve testability
  • Triage issues reported in the field by attempting to recreate in local test environment
  • Learn test automation strategies from team members
  • Install, configure and operate the product in test and production environments

Qualifications

The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to write meaningful test cases, execute test cases and record results
  • Knowledge of testing methodologies and how to apply them (white box, equivalence class partitioning, pairwise, state transition, boundary value, decision table)
  • Experience with at least one test Test Case Management tool (TestRail, Zehpyr, EggPlant, TestLodge, etc)
  • Experience testing cloud-based web applications and web services (REST)
  • Solid knowledge and understanding of software development life cycle, software concepts, test methodologies and their application
  • Strong backend testing experience is critical
  • Experience in test automation
  • Ability to adapt quickly to a complex environment and learn new concepts
  • Experience in Agile software development environment preferred
  • Understanding of Change and Release Management

Education and/or Experience          

  • Undergraduate degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field required
  • 5+ years of overall experience in Test/QA
  • 2+ years of experience testing Mobile Applications
  • REST API testing experience
  • NoSQL data store experience
  • Experience with Docker and Selenium
  • Experience with Atlassian suite: Jira, Confluence, etc
  • Experience with CI (Jenkins or Bamboo)
  • Experience with product solutions that include a hardware component
  • Experience with RF, Bluetooth, WIFI
  • Experience with Cloud deployments:  AWS, Google, Azure

Language Skills                   

  • Ability to effectively communicate in the English language verbally and in writing.
  • Ability to read and interpret technical journals, specifications, international technical standards, etc.                  

Computer Skills     

  • Proficient in MS Office applications, such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.
  • Familiar with operating systems, such as Windows, etc.
  • Familiar with Atlassian Tools such as Jira and Confluence

Work Environment

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Employee works primarily in office environments, within a well ventilated area, and is exposed to moderate noise levels.

Work Requirements

  • Compliance to all relevant HID Global policies and procedures related to Quality, Security, Safety, Business Continuity, and Environmental systems.
  • Travel and fieldwork including international travel, therefore employee must possess or can acquire a valid passport.
  • Must be legally eligible to work the country you are hired.

 

HID Global is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Female/Disabled/Veteran 
If you have a disability which limits your ability to apply online, please contact us at [email protected], to submit your expression of interest in a position with our Company.