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QA Test Engineer - Rochester, NY (588)
Location: Corporate - Rochester, NY


Responsible for creating, executing and monitoring software Quality Assurance tests on globally deployed multi-tiered software systems as well as maintaining the QA Test environment. Specific tasks include:

  • Installing, configuring, and updating software test tools.
  • Designing/Documenting functional, integration, performance/load, and regression tests to verify documented systems requirements.
  • Documenting and communicating failure conditions, defects, and issues.
  • Resolving identified issues with IT Engineering / IT Operations project staff.
  • Design and document software test plans to support multi-tiered software system deployment.
  • Execute and monitor tests, record test results, and create test reports.
  • Maintain the QA test environment hardware and software systems.
  • Act as point of contact for test tools setup and issues for the QA team
  • Ensure the proper function of test technologies in use.
  • Bachelorís degree in computer-related discipline, with 3+ years of software test experience.
  • Experience in testing and deployment of web-based multi-tiered multinational software systems.
  • Familiarity with web-based application deployment, current Microsoft Operating Systems, and Microsoft Office applications [Word, Excel, Outlook]
  • Experience with Mercury Interactive's tools [TestDirector, LoadRunner, WinRunner, Astra] preferred.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft IIS, .NET Framework, and SQLserver
  • Strong writing and interpersonal skills a must.
  • Ability to objectively identify and clearly document defects and issues.
  • Ability to interact with project managers, developers, and QA team members to define tests, describe defects, and resolve issues.
  • Be a motivated self-starter.
  • Be comfortable working in a dynamic, multi-project environment.
  • Ability to flexibly handle multiple projects simultaneously, work with, and meet, tight deadlines.
  • Desire and ability to learn quickly, attention to detail is critical.
  • Work outside regular hours will be required at times.
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To Apply

Please send resume and cover letter indicating Job Title, Job Code and Harris Interactive Website to:

Kelly Nield
Job Code: 588
Harris Interactive
60 Corporate Woods
Rochester, NY 14623
Fax: 585-272-0687

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