Software Testing Engineer
|Our client is a globally operating French credit insurer which for nearly 70 years offers adapted risk prevention, monitoring and protection services to companies of all sizes and nationalities and in all sectors. Clients thus benefit from the expertise and organisation of an international Group that can offer them local service fine-tuned to their needs.
The group holds an estimated 20% market share in the credit insurance industry and is present directly or via strategic partnerships in 100 countries, with the ability to offer multinationals a structure suited to their needs that combines global reach and proximity, with a deep knowledge of local economic conditions in multiple sectors.
Due to their specific Business, it's not possible to find off-the-shelf software for all "core" activities so most of critical core business applications are developed internally.
Their current ambition is to be the most agile global trade credit partner in the industry, while evolving to a more capital efficient business model. The setting of a new IT Application Development Excellence Center based in Bucharest will allow a concentration of efforts and expertise for IT, the main pillar of the plan implementing the strategy.
For this new center, they are looking for a Software Tester who will be part of an agile test team, validating and supplying support on enterprise grade software releases.
Duties and Responsibilities
Managed by a Team Leader, the duties and responsibilities of the Software Tester include:
o Understanding of Software release baselines
o Conception and valorization of test scenarios
o Import of requirements and test plans into ALM
o Execution of release test campaigns
o Defect management and follow-up
o Execution of manual regression tests
o Execution of automated regression tests
o Maintenance of regression tests
o 1st level analysis of User defects
o Support on and follow-up of User defects
o Production of the offer "Test and Validation Plan"
o Planning and coordination of test phases
o Reporting on test progress
o Coordination of User tests
o Support for Performance testing
Desired Skills & Experience minimum requirements
1-2 years experience as a Software Tester; Prior technical experience; College or University degree in Computer Science or a related discipline
Core Competency Requirements
o Good knowledge of requirements and tests management tools (Caliber, ALM)
o Familiarity with methods of Risk and Requirement Based Testing
o Knack for writing clear, reusable test scenarios
o Implementing automated testing platforms
o Proficient in English (written and spoken)
o Familiarity with object-oriented programming
o Knowledge for accessing date (SQL, FTP)