Quality Assurance ? Sr. Specialist

  • Job Type: Contract
  • Location: Middle East - Emirati Emirati
  • Date Posted: January 7, 2021

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    Quality Assurance ? Sr. Specialist

    Locals are preferable, Expats will be considered in the event that local competence is limited.

    Location : UAE
    Start Date : Feb 2021
    Contract duration : 6 months

    Function : Product Development

    Responsible of all QA, Testing and Test Automation related activities for product development, end to end product integration, data flow, customer experience and behaviour

    Main Duties and Responsibilities
    ? Responsible of QA/Testing related activities in Agile methodology
    ? User stories review, define and estimate QA activities and effort within sprint
    ? Ensuring Test Driven development from developers by creating test scenarios for functional, black box, Grey box as well as for integration and white box testing and share them with developers.
    ? Planning testing activities and agree on acceptance/exit criteria for the sprint for each functionality
    ? Writing test scenarios and feature files using BDD framework and writing automated test cases.
    ? Define necessary test automation, design automation flow, share implementation effort with software engineer
    ? Performing Automation test planning, developing test automation framework, enhancing existing automation test suites, writing automation test script and conducting functional/non-functional testing
    ? Define test strategy both in terms of functional and non-functional of assigned projects to ensure the quality of products starting from requirements elicitation phase till production release.
    ? Ability to handle several tasks, organize, document, make decisions, and work efficiently and effectively under pressure and with tight deadlines.

    Technical Competencies
    ? Strong experience in working and managing team on projects using Agile Methodologies
    ? Experience with test automation frameworks (BDD, Cucumber, Hybrid) & hands-on working experience in Selenium WebDriver, Appium, Test Project, Web Service Automation Testing (tools like Ready API, Soap UI, Postman)
    ? Very good hands-on experience in writing code (using Java Scripting, Python, Groovy Scripting)
    ? Hands on experience in Performance, Load/Stress testing using JMeter, Load UI & Cloud based load testing tools.
    ? Experience in conducting Security testing using cloud testing tools.
    ? Experience in testing Backend systems developed using REST/SOAP APIs
    ? Experience in testing Web, Set-top box, Mobile Applications for Andriod and iOS platforms
    ? Experience in setting up and maintaining test environments
    ? Experience with testing frameworks such as JUnit and TestNG
    ? Experience with pipeline integrations and CI/CD tools (Jenkins)
    ? Working experience with Jira, Confluence, Git
    ? Understanding of agile or other iterative software development methodologies

    Bachelor/Masters in Computer/IT

    Skill and/or Certification
    Strong Analytical, Problem solving and Creative thinking skills, Strong interpersonal skills and team building skills, Excellent verbal and written communication skills

    Work Experience
    ? Quality Assurance/Testing ? Strong experience in working with teams on projects using Agile Methodologies
    ? Hands-on working experience with Jira, Confluence, Git
    ? Experience of Testing OTT/IPTV applications
    ? Understanding of HTTP and Streaming (HLS/DASH) protocols for video delivery and troubleshooting HTTP communications and experience in monitoring network traffic/packets using Wireshark/Charles.
    ? Familiar with OTT/IPTV set-top boxes and deployment.
    ? Building test infrastructure using containerization technologies such as Docker and working within continuous delivery / continuous release pipeline processes
    ? 6-9 years