Ellucian Senior Software Test Engineer in Bangalore, India


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Senior Software Test Engineer


Product Team

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Role Description:

  • Close partnership with an agile development team to analyze product requirements and testing needs to create and execute a comprehensive test strategy including both functional and technical/system-level testing.

  • Writing and executing effective test plans and test cases. Documenting defects and track issue resolution.

  • Escalating issues and potential issues to the agile development team and management.

  • Setting up and maintaining test environments.

  • Contributing in SCRUM ceremonies, aiding in estimating work effort and managing work to meet sprint schedules

  • Actively participating with the team in software requirements, design and code reviews to provide early and continuous quality feedback.

  • Adhering to process, tools and metrics standards within the development team.

  • Continually improve test processes and practices based on inspection/adaption of previous iterations.

  • Proactively seeking ways to incorporate new/creative ideas and methodologies into testing efforts by keeping abreast of current methodologies, technologies and tools.

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  • 3-5 years of in-depth experience and demonstrated proficiency with QA methodology, process and deliverable.

  • Experience with API testing and automation

  • Automation tool - Selenium, rest assured, SOAP UI .

  • Lean/Agile SCRUM development process.

  • API Testing experience.

  • Testing multi-tiered web based systems and data-driven applications.

  • Rigorous in following processes and documenting the work.

  • Display a high-level of initiative and troubleshooting skills.

Company Information:

Ellucian is the world’s leading provider of software, services and insight to higher education. Ellucian helps the higher education community—students, faculty, and staff—achieve their goals more efficiently, effectively, and with reduced risk. Ellucian’s comprehensive suite of software solutions includes student information systems (SIS), finance and HR systems, recruiting and retention systems, among other offerings. With more than 1,500 institutions subscribing to Ellucian’s cloud services and SaaS offerings, the company is one of the largest providers of cloud-based solutions. Ellucian also supports the higher education community with a range of professional services, such as application software implementation, training, education, and management consulting. More than 2,400 institutions in 40 countries rely on Ellucian to help enable the mission of higher education.

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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment at Ellucian without regard to race; creed; color; religion; national origin; sex; age; disability; sexual orientation; gender identity or expression; genetic predisposition or carrier status; veteran, marital, or citizenship status; or any other status protected by law.