Associate Software Test Engineer

3+ months agoBangalore, India

Together we are powering the future of Higher Education

Here at Ellucian, we are motivated by a mission the power of education to transform lives and change the world. We are the global market leader in EdTech for Higher Education, serving more than 2,700 customers and reaching over 20 million students in 50+ countries. We are dedicated to helping Higher Ed thrive by transforming their institutions to agile, digitally connected campuses that enable student success.

About the opportunity

  • As a Software Test Engineer, you will work with a team of other testers and developers who are logical, innovative and think out of the box. Our teams have full-cycle responsibilities from design through maintenance, in addition to developing and maintaining test automation. You will be part of a development team driving innovation. We are looking for people who will challenge the norm, who want to take accountability and will come together as a team to enable and delight our customers. Our offices are state-of-the-art and provide the best equipment. Working in an agile environment, we encourage regular meetings where people share their ideas and thoughts.
Where you will make an impact
  • Understanding the business needs of our customers
  • Planning, analyzing, executing, and creating manual and automated test cases
  • Testing manually for first time and automate repetitive test cases
  • Analyzing and evaluating the results from automated test batches
  • Reporting issues found back to development team
  • Reporting test progress and results to stakeholders
  • Planning test scenarios to ensure that applicable tests are successfully completed and documented and that there is a plan for problem resolution
  • Managing tests and artifacts with tools such as JIRA, GIT, and QA Complete.
  • Being the quality ambassador for the team and assisting in building quality into every phase of the development process
What you will bring
  • 2+ years of experience with manual and automation testing
  • Strong experience with building, deploying, and maintaining automated tests
  • Minimum 2 years of experience with automation test framework technologies, preferably POSTMAN with JavaScript, Selenium with Java, TestNG and related development tools
  • Experience implementing CI/CD by integrating Automation builds in Development Pipelines
  • A sound knowledge of testing principles, test design, script creation, test execution, and defect management
  • The ability to write SQL Queries and understand Complex SQL Queries using Oracle and Postgres
  • A demonstrated ability to perform root cause analysis to identify and recommend test scope and test approach improvements
  • The ability to perform code reviews for other Automation Engineers
  • A passion for quality, learning, and personal growth
  • Experience working with cloud platforms would be an added advantage.
Additional skills
  • Functional knowledge of the Higher Education Domain is a plus
  • Functional knowledge of ERP solutions is a plus
  • Working experience using Groovy/Grails, node Js, C#, python
What makes #Ellucianlife
  • 22 days annual leave plus 11 public holidays
  • Competitive gratuity policy
  • Group insurance and Annual health check up plan with a variety of family and wellness benefits.
  • Thrive Flex Program that allows you to contribute towards your health, financial or learning interests
  • 5 charitable days to support the community that supports us
  • Diversity and inclusion programs that promote employee resource groups such as: Buzzinga and Lean In Team to name a few.
  • Parental leave
  • Employee referral bonuses to encourage the addition of great new people to the team
  • We Foster a learning culture with:
  • Education Assistance Program
  • Professional development opportunities

Additional Information:
Req ID: 2943
Hiring Type: Full - Time
Level of Experience: Mid-Career
Remote: No
Travel Required: None