Test Engineer II

Your Mission:
The Test Engineer II is responsible for testing products to reveal quality and risk related information with the intent of informing a decision.

Your Commitments:
• Attend sprint planning meetings and discuss testing issues.
• Evaluate, explore and model the product and features.
• Create product coverage outlines mind maps of what is to be tested.
• Proactively learn and apply test design principles.
• Collaborate with developers/business analysts to design tests.
• Generate test ideas and heuristics.
• Create test charters and checks.
• Identify and provide feedback on the gap/anomalies in the requirements.
• Adhere to Medidata's SOPs and Agile practices.
• Execute test charters within sessions
• Analyze results of test sessions.
• Write clear and concise bug reports and steps to reproduce.
• Apply basic problem solving skills.
• Collaborate with other scrum team(s) and stakeholders.
• Make continuous self-education a priority.
• Keep up to date with the evolution of the testing industry.

Your Competencies:
● Ability to understand and execute Context Driven and Session Based testing with minimal supervision
● Ability to test using Rapid Software Testing practices and principles with minimal supervision
● Ability to contribute to the development of project test strategy.
● Ability to Identify tasks/ dependencies/ risks during backlog grooming/planning.
● Ability to provide reasonable test estimates.
● Ability to proactively learn and apply test design principles
● Ability to create tests from stories/requirements
● Ability to execute tests and record test results
● Ability to communicate own ideas to other teams
● Ability to investigate and diagnose issues.
● Ability to contribute to effective test reporting.
● Ability to work through problems with minimal supervision.
● Ability to articulate technical issues
● Possess problem solving abilities
● Possess the drive and intellectual curiosity to investigate issues
● Clinical industry experience is an asset
● Agile experience is preferred

Your Education & Experience:
● Typically requires related experience and a Bachelor’s degree or Master’s degree (or equivalent experience)

Our Culture: Who we are
We know that creativity doesn't happen on-demand. Developing cutting-edge cloud technology takes great minds and talented people working together in a collaborative environment. That is why we are committed to fostering an innovative, agile company culture. We encourage our teams to come together and experiment with new concepts, research new approaches and test out new technologies. We believe that being part of our team will make a difference in the world.

Our Mission: Powering smarter treatments and healthier people.
Our Vision: To be the most innovative cloud company in Life Sciences.
Our Principles: Integrity, Partnership, Inventiveness, Humility, Nimbleness, Tenacity, Inclusiveness, and Caring.
Our Leadership Drivers:
● THINK: Inspires purpose, articulates strategy, and simplifies complexity
● TEAM: Communicates effectively, builds relationships and collaborates with others
● DO: Plans ahead, scales for growth, ensures accountability
● LEARN: Self-aware, values difference, strives to learn
● TEACH: Inspires work, coaches others, builds teams


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