Senior Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer

Sheffield, England
Development – Quality Assurance
Full-time
The Senior Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer works within the User Acceptance Testing (UAT) team, in collaboration with the Engineering team, to ensure high-quality software releases. The ideal candidate will help test releases of WANdisco’s Fusion suite of products and will work closely with the Customer Success team to understand customer requirements.

Key Qualifications

    • 5+ years of relevant experience preferred
    • Linux experience required
    • Ability to write test cases to a high standard
    • Ability to test distributed or replication software
    • Experience working in User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
    • Knowledge of Version Control using Git and/or SVN
    • Experience with Jenkins as well as Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery methodologies
    • Experience with UI automation libraries such as Selenium Webdriver
    • Experience with Hadoop (Cloudera, Horton) or Cloud environments (AWA, Azure, GCP) is a plus
    • Ability to debug Java applications
    • Proficient English language skills

Description

    • Work with the Engineering team to ensure high-quality software releases
    • Author and execute UAT test plans
    • Prepare test scenarios, test cases, and test data based on customer requirements
    • Create test tools in Python, Bash, etc. to aid testing
    • Test new features and bug fixes including exploratory testing to uncover edge cases
    • Investigate customer-reported issues

Education

    • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a related field 
WANdisco is the LiveData company that empowers enterprises to revolutionize their IT infrastructure with its groundbreaking distributed coordination engine (DConE) in the WANdisco Fusion platform, enabling companies to generate hyperscale economics with the same IT budget—across multiple development environments, data centers, and cloud providers. WANdisco Fusion powers hundreds of the Global 2000, including Cisco Systems, Allianz, AMD, Juniper, Morgan Stanley and more. With significant OEM relationships with IBM and Dell EMC and go-to-market partnerships with Amazon Web Services, Databricks, Cisco, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud, Neudesic, Oracle, Alibaba and other industry titans –WANdisco is igniting a LiveData movement worldwide.