Company Name:
adaQuest, Inc.
SDET - Contract position 5542
Required Skills:
Experience in an organized software testing/development environment and in-depth knowledge of formal test methodologies and testing principles
Experience as an SDET testing API's, classes, functions, network configurations, integration and/or distributed application systems
Strong communications skills, to both share necessary knowledge, and drive acceptance of quality processes
Must have:
Understanding of QA/QE practices
Excellent communication skills
Visual Studio 2010 experience
C# experience
VS Coded UI Test experience
Preferred Skills:
2+ years testing n-tier internet based applications (client, server, backend services, database), including ecommerce or online game applications
Experience testing in multiple categories of testing from a list of: functional, deployment, integration, security, performance/load, regression, system, integration and BVT tests
Experience setting up and testing Microsoft operating systems (Windows 2000, Windows XP, NT 4, Servers) and test or operational experience with nix (Linux, BSD, Unix) systems
Junior Developer level experience with C# in the creation or maintenance of test applications, test harnesses, and/or test frameworks (N-Unit)
In depth knowledge of MS-SQL and ability to understand and modify existing SQL test cases or creation of new SQL to meet test requirements
Like to have:
Magic the Gathering experience (almost a must have)
WPF experience
SQL Server experience (SQL code and SQL Server Management Studio)
Nice to have:
C++ experience
Linux experience
Networking concepts
VMware concepts
Project overview:
Own testing through all phases of a formal test cycle (design, planning, test passes, bug regressions, and deployment) for assigned test areas and meet project schedules and milestones
Coordinate with SDETs in testing all application tiers, coordinating efforts and reporting personal progress to QA Lead
Coordinate middle-tier and backend testing with STEs in testing front application tiers
Automate existing black box tests (all tiers), for functional and performance uses
Lead the improvement of software development process through all teams in accordance with Total Quality Assurance best practices (including, but not limited to, project management, development, business, operations, and QA)
Create test documentation (test strategies, plans, designs, scripts) derived from a variety of sources (business use cases, functional specifications, object models, relational diagrams, class diagrams, system diagrams) to support individual and group testing efforts. Able to derive requirements from non-documentation sources
Create middle tier and backend test plans and cases, and supporting applications, harnesses, and automation to successfully test at the API, class, interface, data access, and application layers in 4G languages like C++ or C#
Enter, track and regress issues in a formal bug system and to internal standards. Provide technical, business, operations assessment of bugs in owned test areas and meet bug goals for entry/regression/feedback through project milestones
Verify the build and coding standards by running BVT tests, reviewing build notifications and diff evaluations, and verifying proper deployment of applications, data assets, and configurations associated with the online game and store
Testing and verification of changes made to online game(s), and supporting database(s) through the use of automated test and manual scripts
Who we are?
There is no question that our people are what make adaQuest Inc. unique. Since 2001, we've gathered the best and the brightest from all corners of the world, who choose to work with us and our mission of solving business issues through people and processes. Whether it is placing a single PM on a project or taking over the IT transition for a global merger, adaQuest Inc. offers customized solutions to business needs through a combination of people, tools and processes.
Date: 2014-04-10
Country: US
State: WA
City: Renton
Postal Code: 98057
Category: Information Technology
Job Type: Contract

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