Software Test Engineer Lead
Tukwila, Washington | Direct Hire
Position Title: Lead Software Test Engineer
Position Description: Protingent Staffing has an exciting direct hire opportunity with our client in Tukwila, Washington for an experienced Lead Software Test Engineer:
- Develop and foster a culture of quality with multiple agile development teams
- Develop test plans, conditions and scenarios in support of ongoing releases of Web and mobile
- Interact with business and technical teams to develop test strategy for user acceptance testing
- Bring new quality initiatives and process improvements to the Agile team that build quality in.
- Use delivery metrics for the agile team to evaluate the impact of process improvements
- Design and implement robust, scalable, and high quality Test automation suites, to improve quality
- and productivity of functional and regression tests.
- Work with offshore test team to manage test cases development and execution
- Communicate effectively with QA team and IT stakeholders regarding all facets of the software
- testing lifecycle.
- Bachelor’ s degree in information technology, computer science, or equivalent experience
- At least 7 years in a test engineer role
- At least 3 years working with offshore teams
- Experience in developing test strategy, test plans & test scenarios
- Experience in planning and managing UAT for different stakeholders.
- Ability to write complex SQL queries and stored procedures
- Experience with designing and writing automated scripts for UI & Services
- Demonstrated comfort working with IIS and SQL Server
- Strong grasp of various QA and Agile methodologies
- Strong debugging skills.
- Experience with data and web service technologies e.g. REST, SOAP, JSON.
- Knowledge of continuous integration and deployment tools
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills
- Experience in defining and collecting test metrics
- Experience in working with offshore development teams
About Protingent: Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.