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Job Description: QA Engineer (Junior)

Reports To: Lead or Sr. QA Analyst

Updated: August 2021

Location: Ireland & US (East Coast time zone)

Overview

At CelticQA Solutions, we’re a unique collection of top-quality advisors for the software life cycle. Our Teams are made up of passionate QA professionals from varied backgrounds and experiences. We have a common goal: to help our clients deliver quality software with a high business value, at speed and profitably. We help clients with their IT projects – no matter what stage the project is at. Collaboration is the foundation of our Team, and we’re looking for smart individuals who are self-motivated and passionate to join us.
 

Responsibilities

    • Review business requirements and technical specifications to identify test cases.
    • Develop detailed manual test script(s).
    • Execute test cases manually, analyze results, and write test reports.
    • Create test plans, develop manual test cases and related steps.
    • Report defects found during test execution and work with development team to resolve defects as soon as possible.
    • Learn various testing methodologies and apply them to client situations as needed.
    • Assess application readiness and identify deviation of application performance based on test results and application requirements.
    • Work with our automation consultant(s) in a QA test automation process.

Qualifications or Desired Skills or Requirements (Choose one):

    • 1-2 years of experience in software testing and quality assurance methodologies preferred
    • Solid experience in preparing software test plans, test cases, and defect reports
    • Bachelor’s degree at a minimum. Preferably in Computer Science or Engineering
    • Prior knowledge of test management, test automation, and database tools is desired
    • Effective project management skills to communicate changes and progress with the ability to complete projects on time and budget.
    • ISTQB qualification or equivalent desirable
    • Proven ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment
    • Resourceful, flexible, and adaptable. You have a disposition to get things done.
    • You motivate those around you by your own contribution, commitment to quality, professionalism, leadership, and teamwork
    • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
    • Excellent interpersonal skills, with attention to details and can work effectively across diverse cross-functional teams
    • Speak and write English fluently
    • Valid work permit / US Citizenship
If you’re interested in working in a growing company with real opportunity for progression, forward your CV along with a cover letter to careers@CelticQA.com