Arena Technical Resources, LLC Functional Tester in Alexandria, Virginia
In Alexandria, VA
Job DescriptionOur client is looking for aFunctional Testerw/both manual and automated (preferable w/selenium experience).
Job Description: Assure software quality by finding discrepancies, defects and issues before the production phase. The successful candidate will be responsible for all aspects of code-based testing of software products.
Plan, design, code and execute tests.
Test, troubleshoot, question and critique software components, interfaces and procedures in technical depth
Work with developers for immediate testing (pair-wise, buddy testing etc).
Test products and drive out error
Assure quality by presenting discrepancies, defects and issues to project teams
Show Developers the types of errors found in their codes so they can learn from their mistakes
Inform the team about the consequence of errors
Build and maintain automated base tests that must be executed on a regular basis
Report on the progress of projects assigned
Qualifications and Skills:
-4-7 years of experience as a Software tester is required
-Experience with 508 compliance testing is required
- Experience with JAWS (screen reader that stands for Job Access With Speech) is preferred
-Experience testing web based database applications is required
Experience testing data migration and data quality
Familiarity with unit testing
Experience with test automation and test automation tools (especially Selenium)
Experience with SCRUM and Agile development methodology
Strong analytical and problem solving skills
Ability to work independently and as part of a team
Experience implementing &executing performance test plans and test cases
Experience in software development is a plus.
Bachelors degree in computer science