The Senior QA Engineer will join the product development team to drive the Quality Assurance efforts for Praxonomy's proprietary SaaS product suite. This role will be a key member of the team overseeing the application testing and QA processes.
The successful candidate should possess a strong analytical mind, natural curiosity, an eye for details and experience leading a QA unit. The Senior QA Engineer will be required to understand the business goals and product requirements to develop and execute test scripts against defined requirements. Through a systematic approach to testing, the candidate will identify and track issues, and work with the development team to drive resolutions. The ideal candidate should have excellent time management skills and must be acutely conscious of product development cycles and release schedules.
As this role will require regular interaction with the product owner and development team, excellent communication and interpersonal skills are essential to raise, understand and resolve issues.
Lead the quality assurance efforts for Praxonomy's suite of applications.
Liaise with the product manager and development team to understand product requirements.
Participate in release planning, devise test plans and test strategies.
Design test cases, perform functional and regression testing based on established product specification and use cases.
Execute test cases, identify and report defects and risks. Log, track and resolve issues (bugs) following relevant tracking system/process.
Ensure the quality of deliverables conform to company standards.
Contribute to continuous process improvements to increase the efficiency of QA and development.
Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related disciplines.
5+ years experience in software Quality Assurance or relevant functions.
Working knowledge of test automation (e.g. Selenium) is desirable.
Working knowledge of performance and stress testing is preferred.
Thorough knowledge of software QA methodologies, tools and processes.
Solid experience in writing clear, concise and comprehensive test cases.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
A self-starter with a good sense of initiative and forethought.
An effective team player, with the capability of working independently with minimal supervision under high pressure to meet tight deadlines.
Comfortable with SQL and Relational databases (e.g. MySQL).
Strong problem-solving skills with a quality-oriented mindset.
Ability to adapt to a dynamic and fast-paced environment.
We offer a competitive salary, 5-day work week, a world-class office environment, a startup working culture and opportunities for career advancement.