Quality Assurance Engineer (Jr/Sr Roles)

Blockbuster - Englewood, CO

Posted 851 days ago
  • Experience
    Mid-Senior level
  • Job function
    Information Technology
  • Employment type
    Full-time
  • Industry
    Entertainment
  • Job ID
    3085520

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Job description

Blockbuster is moving to Denver! 

As a part of the move, we are looking to build a best in class technical team to take Blockbuster's web presence and services to the next level.  The Quality Assurance Engineer will be responsible for the development and execution of software test plans and test cases as well as the implementation and application of advanced testing techniques, structured SQA methods and process improvements. Additionally, the position will contribute to improvement of the overall software development and release process. The successful candidate will be recognized as a key individual contributor and technical leader and will be able to provide general application level support as needed. Additionally, the candidate must be a productive team player while maintaining a close and strong working relationship with teammates.This individual will be required to collaborate internally with teammates and externally to outside stake holders. This individual must possess experience with software testing in all phases of the software development life cycle. Ideally, the candidate will have in-depth knowledge of industry accepted software quality assurance standards and methodologies.

You may be responsible for leading and directing the work activities of others, and must demonstrate increased technical competence and personal productivity including the ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously.


Job Duties and Responsibilities

  • Researches and develops a solid understanding of the proposed requirements, both from product management (Product Requirement Documents) and functional specifications for the product features being implemented.
  • Acts as SQA leader in identifying high risk test areas during design and development.
  • Works cross-functionally to mitigate risk.
  • Evaluates, recommends, and implements test strategies.
  • Designs and reviews test plans and test cases.
  • Executes functional, integration &  regression tests.
  • Completes projects and tasks in a timely fashion.
  • Provide SQA status to Management and stakeholders
  • Mentor and Train new hires, contractors, interns and junior staff members
  • Work with Tech Support and Tier 3 Support on conducting Root Cause Analysis on defects found after release
  • Conduct internal training on products/tools

      Keep abreast of SQA, Agile and SCRUM best practices.


Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or 5 to 7 years of professional experience


Skills and Qualifications

  •  Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Ability to establish rapport and communicate with people at all levels of an organization
  • Strong verbal and visual presentation skills
  • Ability to execute tasks with minimal supervision
  • Ability to adapt and willingness to learn new technology or techniques
  • Strong organizational skills - Ability to organize, analyze and execute several concurrent tasks and activities

 

Familiarity with the following:

  • GUI testing; web application testing; mobile or handheld devices and various software & hardware platforms
  • Testing in different Software Development Lifecycles (Agile, Waterfall)
  • Database driven client-server systems and database design (including SQL)
  • Web Servers (Apache, IIS)
  • Application Servers (Apache Tomcat, WebLogic)
  • OS (Linux, Windows)
  • Good understanding of technologies

           Java/J2EE

           .Net

            ETL (Datastage, Pentaho)

            SOAP-XML & XSLT, XPath, REST, WSDL

            SOA

            Relational DB (Oracle, SQL Server, MySQL)

If you love great entertainment-including FREE rentals-and your skills area good match for this position, this could be the place for you.
 
We would like to thank everyone who submits his or her resume for this position. Due to the volume of resumes that we receive, only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. BLOCKBUSTER offers a competitive salary with excellent benefits, is an equal opportunity employer and promotes a smoke free & drug free workplace. No agencies please!

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