Software Engineer- Quality #37172

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Portland, OR, United States

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Software Engineer- Quality #37172


Portland, OR 

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Software Engineer- Quality #37172

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Software Engineer- Quality
Our client is seeking a highly motivated Software Engineer, who can contribute in the role of Quality Engineering. You will be working on the Shopping Experience QE team in delivering best in class experiences to our customers. This position requires the candidate to collaborate with folks in other disciplines, specifically Product Management and Product Development but also with User Experience Design, Analytics and Business and cross functional QE engineers. The candidate is expected to be a self-starter and team player, and a strong driver for results and continuous improvement. Responsibilities include own quality engineering for assigned product features. The strategy would first identify key aspects from a test perspective and then answer questions like how, when and where these key aspects will be applied (automation, scripts, manual).

Responsibilities of the Software Engineer- Quality
Define overall test strategy for assigned features.
Design and implement End-to-End and API-level tests for Java applications, testing infrastructure, batch processes, RESTful web services, and front-end User Experiences for desktop web, mobile web and iOS/Android applications
Develop and maintain automated test suites using automation frameworks and tools, while contributing to their enhancements and improvisation.
Estimate testing effort, prioritize projects, plan implementations and help rollout changes.
Define automation strategy and ensure testability.
Write best in class code to automate testing for your assigned feature areas.
Develop deep understanding of the product, engineering processes, tools and concepts in order to effectively narrow down defects.
Ability to not only find a defect but also to troubleshoot and narrow it down to the root cause.
This position does require experience to do manual testing as well
Participates in design and systems architecture discussions, proposes and discusses solutions to system and product changes that are related to domain area
Document defects effectively and work with Development team to triage and troubleshoot defects
Coordinate testing across multiple teams
Participate in product and technology initiatives and recommend improvements
Work with other QE engineers, product managers, and product developers to ensure that product specifications describe innovative solutions that meet market needs with respect to functionality, performance, scalability, and reliability, and result in achievable implementation schedules and a product that meets agreed-upon quality standards
Identify process, technology challenges and deficiencies that need to be addressed and drive those changes to successful adoption

Locally founded, women-owned, and nationally certified with WBENC, VanderHouwen is a premier staffing provider of technology, engineering, finance and accounting professionals. Our unique family-owned company offers individualized staffing services and solutions to our clients and candidates, creating value for everyone. Our President’s work ethic not only serves as the foundation of our company, but drives the commitment to individual attention which infuses our culture. VanderHouwen values building meaningful, professional relationships with each client as well as developing in-depth knowledge of their staffing needs and workplaces. We offer our eligible employees competitive benefits including medical, dental, vision, long/short term care, 401k, and life insurance.

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