Senior SQA Engineer - UK (Remote)

Basic Information

Country

United Kingdom

State

NA

City

Remote

Date Published

06-Oct-2021

Job ID

31795

Travel Amount

None

Description and Requirements

BMC Software helps leading companies around the world put technology at the forefront of business transformation, improving the delivery and consumption of digital services. 

From mainframe to cloud to mobile, BMC delivers innovative IT management solutions that have enabled more than 15,000 customers to leverage complex technology into extraordinary business performance - increasing their agility and exceeding anything they previously thought possible.   
Development team:     

We are a small R&D team within BMC Software, based in Victoria in London. We are passionate about the product we build and place quality and customer satisfaction as our top priorities. 

We also believe that working in the team should be enjoyable and to this end we have an excellent working environment a relaxed atmosphere and we have regular ‘innovation sprints’ where everyone works on side projects. We believe a happy team is a productive team.     


Roles & Responsibilities:

- Learning the purpose, features and use cases of the product to be tested. 
- Design test plans and strategies for functional and non-functional validation. 
- Work with Developers and other Quality Assurance team members for validation of product functionality, via manual or automated execution of test cases 
- Write test automation scripts using automation framework for regression testing. 
- We are targeting as much as possible automation of test cases so that testing becomes repeatable and the QA Engineer can focus on maintaining and evolving the test suite and the scripts associated 
- Track all discovered issues and defects, and validate fixes provided by developers 
- Document test results 
- Contribute to product and process improvements and refinement of QA practices - Interact with a global development team and collaborate with other teams in USA, Europe, Asia 


Skills:
 
- Selenium 
- Automation in Python or proven experience and competency in a similar and contemporary testing environment 
- Revision control systems (pretty much any will do e.g. GIT, SVN, PERFORCE) 
- Basic Linux system administration (OS configuration & maintenance) 
- Basic Windows OS administration (Services, permission schemes, troubleshooting)   
- Virtual infrastructure management (VMware, Xen, Docker, OpenStack, anything in those areas. It’s about concepts.) 
- Knowledge and experience of Containers and Kubernetes
- Understanding of the wider enterprise software space and its users 
- Network technologies 
- Graph databases  


Nice to Haves:

- Experience of systems integration involving data mapping – i.e. how enterprise systems talk to each other and transform data between systems   
From core to cloud to edge, BMC delivers the software and services that enable over 10,000 global customers, including 84% of the Forbes Global 100, to thrive in their ongoing evolution to an Autonomous Digital Enterprise.
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