Test Specialist – Micro Focus Software India Private Limited – Bangalore

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Job Description
Micro Focus is a global software company with 40 years of experience in delivering and supporting enterprise software solutions that help customers innovate faster with lower risk. By applying proven expertise in software and security, we enable customers to utilize new technology solutions while maximizing the value of their investments in critical IT infrastructure and business applications. As a result, they can build, operate, and secure the IT systems that bring together existing business logic and applications with emerging technologies-in essence, bridging the old and the new-to meet their increasingly complex business demands.
Micro Focus is seeking talented Software Developers to create our industry leading products and solutions for suite of Security products. We are looking for people with the right blend of skills, education, experience, and attitude to fill these exciting and challenging positions. Above all we want people who are smart and get things done.

We are seeking a seasoned QE engineer for Security products portfolio, who has the experience, talent, skill-set and confidence to work with a world-class development team at IDC. The team member will be responsible to work along with product development team to contribute primarily on the quality engineering for the product, which includes participate in product development through understanding product architecture, involve in feature test design/execution and contributes to product automation goals. We are looking for people with the right blend of skills, education, experience, and attitude to fill these exciting and challenging position. Above all we want people who are smart and get things done.
Job details:
Location : Bangalore
Position Type : Permanent
Industry experience : 10+ years of hands on experience in software testing & automation with enterprise class software.

Career Level : Member Technical Staff / Senior Member Technical Staff

Roles and responsibilities:

Analyze & understand product requirements, IN ORDER TO provide inputs to estimation & schedules, develop effective test scenarios and test strategy
Actively participate with engineering teams throughout product development cycle, provide feedback on requirements, designs etc IN ORDER TO ensure high quality & timely deliverables from engineering teams.
Focus on utilizing & contributing towards test automation and contributing towards automation framework IN ORDER TO ensure stable, maintainable automation artifacts with up-to-date test coverage.
Understand overall architecture/design of the product and the technical dependencies IN ORDER TO develop and execute effective test strategy for product.
Contribute towards identifying high risk & regression areas for the product based on the code changes/bug fixes IN ORDER TO measure & ensure stability of software.
Collaborate with PM, CS etc IN ORDER TO understand the customer environment and define appropriate test environment to mimic customer production environment. Participate in customer support activities by means of working on Customer bugs, patch releases etc.
Lead Quality Engineering activities while working with various project stake holders. Coach teams in effective test design, strategy and quality engineering practices. Proposes and advocate technology concepts, influence process improvements, report potential risk and plan for contingencies
Mentoring team members on product knowledge, product design, testing and automation
Watch defect trends, conduct historical analyses of test results & customer bugs IN ORDER to make adjustment to test design, strategy and even ongoing test cycles.
Understanding Testing industry trends, participating in conferences, Paper presentations etc. Engage in small scale innovation/value addition in testing & encourage the team in this direction.

Required skills

Strong technical acumen/aptitude – ability to discuss the technical details of projects worked on.
Experience in overall architecture and software design for products and solutions, and experience with design and integration of software running on multiple platform types.
Good leadership & interpersonal skills should have worked on coaching peers/juniors & worked with several stakeholders at different levels
Hands on Test Automation experience should have made significant contribution for automation solutions and architecture for automation frameworks etc. Proficiency in 1-2 languages (Java, python etc) and TestNG/JUnit based automation frameworks.
Understanding of software testing concepts, methods & can design good quality test plans & strategy with practical test design techniques. Exposure & experience with variety of quality factors Functional, Integration, Load, Security, APIs etc
Have experience in testing Software Product in Enterprise software AND/OR Security domain with exposure to operating systems (Linux/Unix/WIndows), networking & security concepts.
Strong observatory skills, analytical & problem solving skills
Highly detail oriented, self-managed and organized, pay specific attention to details & quality.
Good communication skills & ability of working in a Cross-Geo team
Experience with Agile, Scrum and Continuous Integration (Jenkins).

Good to Have (Highly Desirable) skills

Expert level knowledge across Operating Systems / Networking / Security technologies.
Understanding of HTTP, SOAP, RESTful web services testing.
Hands on System Testing & Load-Performance Testing experience Understands the Performance Engineering concepts & principles
Have experience of working with Big Data technologies (like Hadoop, Cloudera stack)
Salary: Not Disclosed by Recruiter
Industry: IT-Software / Software Services
Functional Area: IT Software – Application Programming, Maintenance
Role Category: Programming & Design
Role: Testing Engineer
Employment Type: Permanent Job, Full Time


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