RELX Group Software Test Engineer III - QA Focus in Boca Raton, Florida

Software Test Engineer III - QA Focus

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Location: Boca Raton, Florida, United States

Software Test Engineer III - QA Focus

Boca Raton, FL

This is a position on the Bridger Quality Assurance Team, and includes a combination of Software Development and Testing responsibilities. The candidate hired into this position will spend his/her time working on development/manual testing/automated testing, based on the current priorities and the needs of the team. The ideal candidate would have a good understanding of Software Quality Assurance & Testing processes, prior Software Development experience, prior Software Testing experience including Black box/White box/Gray box testing, implementation of automated tests at the code level using Unit & Integration tests, etc.

Bridger is a high profile regulatory compliance product within LN: a key product for our international market. Bridger performs screening of billions of customer accounts on a monthly basis; performance and stability are the key! The environment is very fast paced; the candidate must be a very fast learner and be able to quickly adapt to changes.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • 3+ years of Software Engineering experience

  • BS Engineering/Computer Science or equivalent experience required

TECHNICAL SKILLS

  • C# .NET MVC

  • C# WCF/SOAP Services

  • xUnit

  • Web 2.0 Application Development

  • HTML/JavaScript/CSS

  • jQuery/Bootstrap (optional: React, Angular, Knockout)

  • Entity Framework and/or Dapper

  • Git source control

  • Advanced SQL knowledge (MySQL & SQL Server)

  • Windows Services

  • Basic Windows Server Administration

  • Continuous Integration Software (Jenkins/Hudson), Deployments, PowerShell Scripting

  • Parsing and understanding of log file (IIS, Application, Event Viewer, etc..). ELK experience is a big plus

  • Experience with Web Services Testing using ReadyAPI would be a plus

  • Experience with building automation frameworks using Selenium WebDriver would be a plus

  • Experience with Load Runner/Performance Center/Jmeter/Other Load Testing Tools would be a plus

OTHER SKILLS

  • Strong understanding of QA methodologies and experienced testing skills

  • Strong knowledge of process improvements and demonstrated experience with implementing them

  • Strong knowledge of the software development process

  • Good knowledge of the WEB MVC software architecture and software system architecture in general

  • Strong knowledge in industry best practices in development and testing software

  • Strong research and troubleshooting skills (tools/root cause analysis)

  • Solid knowledge of SCRUM development methodology

  • Ability to work well with internal and external technology resources

  • Must be a team player and work well within the current team of 35 developers

  • Advanced written and verbal communication skills

  • Fast Learner

  • Remain positive in difficult/stressful situations

  • Motivated for career growth

  • Basic understanding of working within budgets

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Develop and execute manual and automated testing for assigned projects to successfully and consistently enable delivery of high-quality software products and services on time, on budget, and to specification

  • Plan, build, and execute automated test frameworks working with QA/Testing staff, Project Managers, Technical Leads, and Subject Matter Experts

  • Interact with Product Management, Product Delivery, DBA, and Operations teams to plan testing for delivery of products and enhancements and to assure products meet product requirements and quality standards

  • Be part of a Feature SCRUM Team

  • Work closely with other SCRUM team members and teams to understand complex product requirements and translate them into software designs

  • Successfully implement development processes, coding best practices, and code reviews

  • Perform complex research, design, and software development tasks within a specific business functional area or product line

  • Provide direct input to project plans, schedules, and methodology while developing cross-functional software products

  • Innovate process improvements that enable efficient delivery and maintenance with consistent direction

  • Research available tools and lead or participate in initiatives to identify and implement those that will cost-effectively enhance development and testing capabilities, and product quality

  • Identify areas for cooperation with other teams to improve overall quality and, with peers or others, implement initiatives improving testing capability and efficiency

  • Maintain flexibility to react quickly to changes in priorities or circumstances to meet the needs of the business

  • Report issues and results, researching and identifying root causes as appropriate, documenting accordingly

  • Research and identify root causes of security & performance issues in partnership with other developers, architects, and network and system engineers

  • Maintain awareness of the state of the industry and evaluate emerging trends/developments that may benefit the organization

  • Cooperate in the enhancement of the methodologies employed for test planning and execution, defect tracking, and metric and status reporting

  • Lead or participate in continuous improvement initiatives and implementation of best practices

  • Maintain flexibility to react quickly to changes in priorities or circumstances to meet the needs of the business

  • Perform all other duties as required by the team

At LexisNexis Risk Solutions, we believe in the power of data and advanced analytics for better risk management. With over 40 years of expertise, we are the trusted data analytics provider for organizations seeking actionable insights to manage risks and improve results while upholding the highest standards for security and privacy. Headquartered in metro Atlanta, LexisNexis Risk Solutions serves customers in more than 100 countries and is part of RELX Group plc, a world-leading provider of information and analytics for professional and business customers across industries. For more information, please visit www.lexisnexisrisk.com. LexisNexis Risk Solutions is an equal opportunity employer: qualified applicants are considered for and treated during employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, citizenship status, disability status, protected veteran status, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. If a qualified individual with a disability or disabled veteran needs a reasonable accommodation to use or access our online system, that individual should please contact 1.877.734.1938 or accommodations@relx.com.