Test Engineer

About Burning Glass

Burning Glass Technologies is a leading labor market analytics provider whose tools play a growing role in closing the skills gap and informing educational needs for the emerging workforce. We provide researchers, policy makers, educators, and employers with detailed insight into labor-market demand. Burning Glass proudly serves a global client base, including educational institutions, government workforce agencies, academic research centers, global recruitment and staffing agencies, major employers, and leading job boards.

About the Position

We seek a Test Engineer who will be responsible for creating and enhancing automated test cases for large-scale applications involving different platforms.

Responsibilities:

  • Participate in the test planning and product planning processes
  • Create detailed, comprehensive and well-structured test plans and test cases with minimal guidance.
  • Estimate, prioritize, plan, and coordinate testing activities.
  • Familiarize themselves with new technology, operating systems, automated testing tools, etc. in order to maintain an awareness of technological advances.
  • Design, develop and execute automated test suites using appropriate tools and technologies.
  • Enhance existing automated testing framework.
  • Effectively communicate automation activities and findings in oral and written formats.
  • Have an eye for performance, work with the team to ensure quality product release.
  • Ensure product and process quality as per customer requirements.
  • Report errors using the bug tracking tools.
  • Validate defect fixes; analyze impact of the fixes and the issue to closure.
  • Create test reports including defect logging and test result logging, defect analysis, performance and summary reports.
  • Validate technical documentation (e.g. administrators manuals, user guide, release notes)

Requirements:

  • 2-5 years experience
  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree (computer science background preferred)
  • Having very good knowledge SDLC, STLC, Bug Life Cycle, QA process, and Agile methodology.
  • Experience in setting up of test environments, designing test plans, developing test cases/scenarios, and executing the same.
  • Scripting and automation capabilities using C#/Java/Perl is must.
  • Experience in automated testing framework creation, executing and maintaining the same.
  • Experience in all the aspects of the product/system like function, performance, regression, stability testing.
  • Experience in using defect-tracking tools.

To apply, submit a resume and cover letter to job1778@burning-glass.com.