Quality Assurance Engineer

Employer: Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Domain:
  • IT Software
  • Job type: full-time
    Job level: 1 - 5 years of experience
    Location:
  • Cluj Napoca
  • Updated at: 03.12.2016
    Short company description

    Hewlett Packard Enterprise is one of the world’s iconic tech companies, creating new possibilities for technology to have a meaningful impact on people, businesses, governments, and society.

    We provide solutions which enable companies to mobilize their business; mine all their data for insights, on an open, agile cloud; all this securely. We aim at making the complex, simple. Bridging the old and the new. And we do that by harnessing big data, security, mobility and cloud. We are the only company with the breadth and depth of innovative products and services to provide complete end-to-end solutions in big data, cloud, mobility and security, not just a disparate set of IT components.
    We focus on delivering speed, simplicity, efficiency and agility so that customers can realize their preferred business outcomes across architectures and in ways that suit their engineering requirements and budgets. Our key areas include:

    • Infrastructure – Building on the product innovations of the past year, like our Helion Cloud portfolio, Apollo water-cooled super computers, and OneView, the best converged infrastructure tool on the market.
    • Services – Continuing to lead in Virtual Private Cloud and growing our Strategic Enterprise Services, including cloud, enterprise security, analytics and data management, and app modernization.
    • Software – Continuing to develop the critical tools that reveal hidden insights and drive business outcomes at incredible speed and scale.
    • HP Financial Services – By leveraging its HP Financial Services capability, Hewlett Packard Enterprise will be well positioned to create unique technology deployment models for customers and partners based on their specific business needs.

    Apart from leading the market in enterprise infrastructure, software and services, we offer great and impactful initiatives for our employees and for society, from wellness, through diversity and inclusion, to amazing university hiring experiences, and much more. If you wonder what is like to be part of one of the world’s largest technology companies, visit our Hewlett Packard Enterprise stand, and hear directly from our employees!


    Requirements

    • Design, develop and execute test plans and test scenarios for the Performance Center application

    • Work as part of a team to define and scope user scenarios

    • Review and understand functional requirements and provide relevant feedback in order to improve the user experience

    • Validate that quality code is delivered, following company standards and customers’ expectations

    • Research and continually improve testing approach and expertise

    • Work closely with the development team

    • Validate defect tickets for new as well as existing components

    • Provide guidance and mentoring to less-experienced staff members

    • Work in a fast-paced Agile scrum team on all phases of the software development lifecycle

    Responsibilities

    Description






    Performance Center software is an enterprise-class performance engineering software, designed to facilitate standardization, centralization, global collaboration and management of a performance engineering center of excellence. Together with LoadRunner, they are market-leading products that significantly enhance the ability to build, test and deliver applications with breakthrough speed and quality, at any level of scale. They support a wide range of technologies and methodologies and provide support for cloud testing, mobile testing and continuous testing.

    Role:

    You will be part of the Performance Center QA team, designing, developing and executing test plans and test scenarios while working in an agile environment and taking ownership on wide areas of the product, working closely with the development team in order to deliver a high quality product. Moreover, you will be able to lead new feature testing independently, from the design phase until production.

    Key Responsibilities:

    • Design, develop and execute test plans and test scenarios for the Performance Center application

    • Work as part of a team to define and scope user scenarios

    • Review and understand functional requirements and provide relevant feedback in order to improve the user experience

    • Validate that quality code is delivered, following company standards and customers' expectations

    • Research and continually improve testing approach and expertise

    • Work closely with the development team

    • Validate defect tickets for new as well as existing components

    • Provide guidance and mentoring to less-experienced staff members

    • Work in a fast-paced Agile scrum team on all phases of the software development lifecycle









    Qualifications


    Qualifications:

    • Bachelor's degree in a technical subject (e.g. Computer Science, Mathematics or Engineering)

    • Advanced command of English language



    2+ years of relevant QA experience



    • Proven QA knowledge: Analyze and Design Tests according to product usage and specifications, defects investigation and reporting, QA methodologies, etc.

    • Basic knowledge of programming languages (C/C++, Java, JavaScript, Python, etc.)

    • Algorithmic thinking

    • Basic knowledge of databases and query languages (Oracle, MS SQL, SQL Lite)

    • Basic networking knowledge

    • Familiarity with Application Servers and Web Servers

    • Familiarity with Web and Web 2.0 technologies

    • Ability to work in Windows and Linux

    • Experience in Load testing is a big plus

    • Experience with test automation is a plus

    • Strong knowledge of software development methodologies and related tools

    • Experience in multi-tasking and prioritizing in a fast paced, team-oriented environment

    • Ability to analyze a task from a system perspective

    • Problem solving and troubleshooting skills

    • Communication and presentation skills (verbal and written)