Tantus Technologies, Inc. Software Test Engineer - Mid-Level in Kansas City, Missouri
Tantus Technologies, Inc. (Tantus) - recognized by the Washington Post as a Top Workplace - is seeking a qualified Software Test Engineer for testing activities at a federal customer. Qualified candidates must have experience in conducting functional, system integration, database and regression testing to support the development, enhancement and phased deployment of multiple program and enterprise level IT systems for a federal agency. The test engineer should have a strong understanding of SDLC processes and the QA lifecycle and methodology.
The Software Test Engineer plays an important part in the product development process. Our team of testers will be responsible for conducting tests before product launches to ensure software runs smoothly and meets client’s needs, while being cost-effective.
Conduct system integration testing, functional testing, regression testing, database testing and assist the customer during User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Interact with product management, project management and development teams to develop a strong understanding of the project and testing objectives.
Expertise in gathering and analyzing requirements, writing system test plans, developing requirement traceability matrixes (RTM), writing bug documentation, and developing test summary reports.
Develop and implement feature, integration, regression and system tests for new software development.
Use tools and techniques to execute test cases and build/script new tools for performing testing/validation function.
Document, track and escalate issues as appropriate, using ALM/Octane or other specified tool.
Perform root-cause analysis to identify and implement corrective actions and process improvements.
Prepare briefing documents and participate in client review and discussions
Must be eligible to obtain Public Trust Clearance
3+ years of IT experience in Application Software Testing
Expertise in Software Development Life Cycle and Software Testing Life Cycle
Ability to produce Test Plan, Test design, Scenarios, Test cases, Test Reports, Test Metrics and Defect Reports
Proficient in Integration testing, functional testing, regression testing, database and User Acceptance testing
Experience in Requirements Traceability Matrix (RTM)
Proficient in Microsoft Office products: Excel, Visio and PowerPoint
Well-organized and self-directed individual; ability to balance and prioritize competing requirements
Excellent communication skills and analytical skills
Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal skills required
Bachelor’s degree preferred
Experience working in an Agile Scrum environment
Experience working with Microfocus ALM/Octane and an ALM/Octane Certification
Software Testing Certification
Job ID: 2020-1457
External Company URL: http://www.tantustech.com/