Sr Quality Assurance Engineer
GE is the world's Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.
GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www.ge.com/sites/default/files/15-000845%20EEO%20combined.pdf . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.
Responsible for testing a component, feature and or feature set. Works independently and contributes to the immediate team and to other teams across business. S/he contributes to quality engineering discussions.
In this role, you will:
+ Own large to medium-sized quality engineering tasks; and delivers while mentoring and helping team members
+ Make technology choices at individual level and has ability to analyze impact
+ Apply principles of SDLC and methodologies like Lean/Agile/XP, CI, Software and Product Security, Scalability, Documentation Practices, refactoring and Testing Techniques
+ Integrate project testing with continuous-integration process
+ Work with fellow team members to diagnose bugs and formulate solutions
+ Provide expertise in the quality engineering, test planning and testing methodology for a software project
+ Develop and executes maintainable automation tests for acceptance, functional, and regression test cases
Qualifications/Requirements: Basic Qualifications:
+ Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or in "STEM" Majors (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math)
+ A minimum of 5 years of professional experience in OR Master's degree with 3 years of experienceEligibility Requirements:
+ Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. GE may agree to sponsor an individual for an employment visa now or in the future if there is a shortage of individuals with particular skills.
+ Must be willing to work out of an office located in Boston, MA
Desired Characteristics: Technical Expertise:
+ Extensive experience in test automation
+ Demonstrated experience and ability to write scalable and reliable test automation code to test the product
+ Experience testing Throughput, Performance under Load, etc.
+ Experience with issue-tracking and agile project management systems such as Jira, Rally, etc.
+ Experience working in Linux/Unix and Windows environments.
+ Experience working with virtual machines (VMs) as part of a test/integration infrastructure
+ Must be able to develop automation for both backend and UI using tools (e.g. Selenium, UFT etc).Business Acumen:
+ Demonstrates the initiative to explore alternate technology and approaches to solving problems
+ Skilled in breaking down problems, documenting problem statements and estimating efforts
+ Demonstrates awareness about competitors and industry trends
+ Has the ability to analyze impact of technology choicesLeadership:
+ Ability to takes ownership of small and medium sized tasks and deliver while mentoring and helping team members
+ Ensures understanding of issues and presents clear rationale. Able to speak to mutual needs and win-win solutions. Uses two-way communication to influence outcomes and ongoing results
+ Identifies misalignments with goals, objectives, and work direction against the organizational strategy. Makes suggestions to course correct
+ Continuously measures deliverables of self and team against scheduled commitments. Effectively balances different, competing objectivesPersonal Attributes:
+ Strong oral and written communication skills
+ Strong interpersonal skills
+ Effective team building and problem solving abilities
+ Persists to completion, especially in the face of overwhelming odds and setbacks. Pushes self for results; pushes others for results through team spirit\#DTR
Locations: United States; Massachusetts; BostonGE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeoc_self_print_poster.pdf . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen.