Senior Quality Assurance Engineer

IT – Information Technology Atlanta, Georgia Mountain View, California Job Number: 13606

Position at NICE Actimize

Senior Quality Assurance Engineer

NICE Actimize Premier is seeking Senior QA Engineer to ensure that our machine learning-based fraud applications are released to market on time and with a high standard of quality.

In this position you will have a key role in designing, developing and testing an integrated SQA process. Working through backend server-side applications (Java, Python, Message Bus) on Linux to the persistent storage (MySQL), your mission will be to define and execute an overall SQA methodology that results in a high level of satisfaction for our realtime and non-realtime customers.

 

The ideal candidate is passionate about quality and relentless in getting to the root cause of a problem, yet pragmatic and efficient in approach.

 Job Duties/Responsibilities

  • Coordinate sprint stories with team resources to ensure QA commitments are achievable.
  • Review stories in detail to participate in grooming, sprint planning, and assess testing efforts
  • Define and develop test plans and test cases for new features and integration testing
  • Perform hands-on manual test execution
  • Automate test cases for functional regression testing
  • Monitor daily regression builds to ensure quality of code is consistently maintained
  • Contribute to product design to ensure testability and robustness of products and features
  • Participate in Agile projects to deliver quality products to serve our customer’s interest and build valuable Xceed Premiere solutions
  • Work closely with PM and Develops to deliver high quality releases for production.

Qualifications

  • BS/MS in CS or equivalent with at least 4+ years of software quality assurance experience testing and releasing mission critical enterprise cloud platform applications.
  • Strong experience in testing real-time data processing, server log analysis and software integrations.
  • Strong experience in API testing
  • Strong experience working in Linux/Unix environments, with hands-on experience managing and configuring your own test environments.
  • Strong experience working with relational databases, such as MySQL or Oracle, with extensive SQL scripting experience.

 

Preferred Skills

  • Experience with Jenkins CI/CD tools, Puppet/Salt a plus.
  • Experience in software version control (svn, maven, git, Bitbucket), branching and software release process.
  • Solid skills in test case writing, data creation, data analytics and investigation for the root cause of issues
  • Resourceful, flexible, able to work independently and cohesively with multiple teams and stakeholders.

Excellent written and verbal communication skills

NICE is committed to provide an environment based on equal opportunity for all qualified applicants and employees. It is the policy of NICE to afford equal employment opportunities to qualified individuals, regardless of age, race, color, creed, religion, citizenship, ancestry, national origin, sex, gender, pregnancy, mental or physical disability, marital status, veteran status, service in the Armed Forces, sexual or affectional orientation, atypical hereditary cellular or blood traits, genetic information, status as a victim of domestic or sexual violence, and/or any other status protected by any applicable federal, state and/or local statute or regulation.