Engineer, QA 5 - Contingent, Family Search

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints    Utah
Job Description
Temporary, Contract

UNITED STATES | UT-Utah

ID 229761, Type: Temporary Full-Time

POSTING INFO

Posting Dates: 03/15/2019 - 06/13/2019

Job Family: Information Technology

Department: Family History Department

PURPOSES

This is a contract position that is responsible for testing products, applications and solutions, and reviews progress with management. This individual conducts a wide range of quality control tests and analyses to ensure that software meets or exceeds specified standards and end-user requirements. This position sets clear direction for overall quality and drives efforts in accordance with organizational objects. This position also works with the organization’s development architects to ensure that quality and testability are built into all systems. They understand and communicate the non-functional requirements which are necessary for successful product operation. This position is integral in ensuring the testing strategies and automation are effective in a continuous delivery model. This position regularly assesses and reports organization level risks and testing vulnerabilities while recommending quality solutions. Effectively, this position sets the standard for quality and helps the organization achieve that standard. This role consistently works on complex assignments requiring independent action and a high degree of initiative to resolve issues.

This individual works with divine guidance to provide or support technology that furthers the mission of the Church and reflects the eternal impact of the gospel.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Provide guidance and expertise in implementing effective test technologies and quality strategies to the organization’s engineers
  • May oversee the QA needs of development teams with a hands-on approach
  • Build and maintain relationships with Development and Product Management to ensure that the organizational QA needs are being considered and met
  • Stay current with relevant industry quality practices, technologies, and strategies
  • Keep abreast with the organization’s software architecture, customer requirements, and software development practices
  • Regularly assess the effectiveness of our testing technologies and practices
  • Effectively communicate risks and recommendations
  • Actively pursue and promote effective training for QA Engineers
  • Ensure that our systems and solutions maintain the highest levels of availability and data integrity
  • QUALIFICATIONS

    Education: Bachelor's degree in related field or equivalent experience; Master’s preferred

    Work Experience: 10+ years of relevant experience; 6+ years of experience in developing and testing enterprise level applications strongly preferred Demonstrated Skills & Abilities:

  • Experience testing cloud based applications in Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery in a service oriented architecture preferred
  • Experience with major products
  • Excellent communication and teamwork skills
  • Track record of isolating difficult issues at the subsystem or project level
  • Experience with the full product release cycle on multiple successful software projects
  • Able to demonstrate comprehensive knowledge of testing both UI and cloud products (AWS preferred); including experience in testing low-level systems and databases (relational and non-relational).
  • Proven proficiency with the tools needed to test Java API’s, RESTful Web Services, and Web Applications.
  • Proficiency with testing systems for scalability, fault tolerance, load, and other operational areas
  • Proficient with tools used for developing, deploying, and supporting software solutions.
  • Experience in testing products in an Agile development life cycle
  • This job operates in a professional office environment
  • To successfully perform the essential functions of the job there may be physical requirements which need to be met such as sitting for long periods of time and using computer monitors/equipment
  • WORTHINESS QUALIFICATION

    Must be a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and currently temple worthy.

    POSTING NOTICE/MORE INFO.

    Please Note: All positions are subject to close without notice.


    Fri, 15 Mar 2019 09:59:41 GMT

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