Virtual Software Quality Assurance Engineer II (8374 )

IT Waseca, Minnesota


Position at Taylor Technology Services Inc

Taylor Corporation is searching for a Virtual Software QA Engineer to test various external and internal facing products and applications including web applications, Webservices, and microservices. The ideal candidate will have experience in development and infrastructure components that assist in planning and developing automation testing of Taylor Corporation product suite.


What You Will Be Doing at Taylor Corporation

  • Analyzing requirements to determine the testing strategy of different applications and products through automation
  • Implementing automation using in-house tools and or stand-alone scripts and code
  • Testing APIs, Web applications and Application data in temporary and permanent data stores
  • Staying abreast of current technology, new technological advances, and company standards
  • Reviewing test cases

What's In It For You

Besides a competitive compensation package, you'll be working with a great group of technologists interested in always finding the right tool for the job in a culture that encourages innovation. If you're ready to take on some new technical challenges at a well-respected company, we'd love to hear from you.

What You Need For This Position (minimum qualifications)

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Technology or a total of 3 years’ experience in information technology
  • 3 years' experience in testing using automation(open source tools)
  • Proven experience in developing test scripts using Java or JavaScript.
  • Experience testing distributed n-tier applications
  • Experience as a QA Automation Engineer
  • Ability to analyze user cases, stories, requirements and or technical specifications into test cases
  • Ability to write code for automation of test cases using Stand Alone scripts and web automation frameworks such as Selenium
  • Strong knowledge of QA methodology and tools
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability and experience in one or more of the following:
  • Web Automation Frameworks: Selenium, SOAP UI, JMeter
  • Front End: JavaScript, HTML5,CSS3,HTTP,REST,MVC
  • Programming Languages: Ability to code expertly in Java
  • Build Tools: Jenkins, Grunt
  • Operating Systems: Familiar with command line tools on at least one of Windows (Power shell) or Linux (Shell scripting)
  • Source Control: Good knowledge of working with at least one Source control system - Git, Stash, SVN etc.

... and if you have the following, even better! (Preferred qualifications)

  • Working with Remote and Offshore teams
  • Experience scripting using multiple languages (shell, groovy, python etc.)
  • Experience with Web/Rest Services
  • Effectively communicate cross-functionally and across management levels in formal and informal settings