We are Proximity, a Software Development Company. Our main operation is based on San Jose, Costa Rica, and we have a second delivery center in Lima, Peru.
We focus on providing specialized outsourcing technology services to clients in the USA and Canada.
We are seeking Mid and Senior QA Engineers with at least 4+ years' experience working with web-based applications. As a Software QA Engineer, you are part of a team that tests applications used by our customers.
This person participates in testing web-based applications and windows services while working with other testing team-members sharing knowledge and experience to help enhance QA competency.
To be successful in this role, you must display robust interpersonal skills, have a high aptitude for technical learning.
Be approachable and willing to engage quickly, multi-task efficiently, demonstrate discipline and initiative to consistently solve complex problems in a fluid, fast-
paced environment while maintaining a high level of composure, transparency, and professionalism during daily interaction with peers, customers, management, and external partners.
Responsibilities and Duties
Requirement Analysis and designing detailed test cases and procedures from requirement specifications
Test new applications and repeatable testing for existing products
Ensure all product releases meet or exceed defined quality goals
Iterative Development and Release Management process experience in an Agile Scrum environment
Work with business analysts, development teams, and internal groups to ensure customer requirements are met
Attends design review and user meetings as required
Documents test cases and defects as needed
Performs execution of test plan, continually analyzing test efforts for completeness
Performs system integration, functional, volume, user interface and performance testing on modifications and enhancements before production releases through manual and automated techniques
Create, maintain, and run automated test scripts
Analyzes failure / success of automated scripts and makes modifications as required
Qualifications and Skills
Bachelor's degree (or equivalent experience) and 4+ years in software quality assurance focused on Web-based applications, Webservices and database testing
Strong experience writing test cases and test plans
Experience working in .Net environment
Experience writing SQL queries to retrieve data from multiple database tables using joins
Experience with Automation testing, Good understanding of writing tests scripts using standard automation frameworks and troubleshooting
Experience using tools like TFS, Visual Studio, Selenium / Cypress and SQL, Azure DevOps
Experience with Iterative Development in an Agile Scrum environment
Ability to conduct functional testing, regression testing, system-level integration testing, end-to-end testing, and acceptance testing
Have a firm understanding of SQL or PL / SQL and relational database concepts
In-depth understanding of software development processes and methodologies including their documentation and creation
Knowledge and experience with version control and defect tracking systems
Ability to handle multiple projects and task responsibilities simultaneously and switch among them quickly to meet prioritized business needs
Gather, use and analyze defect metrics data to present analysis findings to the appropriate levels of management verbally and through the preparation of periodic written reports
Excellent organization and time management skills
Desirable exposure to SSRS and Crystal report solutions
Benefits and Perks
Medical Insurance (Costa Rica) / EPS (Peru)
Work from home.
Snacks, fruit and beverages, all free!
Amazing organizational culture.
Challenging projects using the latest technologies with clients from the US and Canada.
Ping-Pong table and tournaments.