Sunday, December 29, 2013

Job Description: 

About the Role

This is Software QA Engineer role. The person will be an integral part of McAfee Labs Research QA team working with the team in MIC. The person should be proficient in QA and Automation and should have the capability to quickly learn. This is a unique opportunity to influence and contribute to a critical part of the business that protects our customers.

Primary Responsibilities:

- The responsibilities will include the following:
- Software Quality Assurance Testing - including verification of functionality and validation of requirements
- Developing test harnesses, framework and general troubleshooting using scripting. Systems are UI-less, so familiarity with any language such as python/perl or any other scripting language is required. Python is preferable
- Develop data driven test automation scripts and execute tests
- Analyze and debug the test data to identify the root cause of failures


Experience & Qualifications

- 2+ years of QA in Windows. Enterprise Application Testing with Automation skills as Mandatory.
- At least 2 years’ experience in Automation in any scripting language (preferably Python)
- Bachelors/Masters in Engineering (preferably in IT or CS)

Competencies / Skill sets required for the role:

- Strong Knowledge in Windows
- Strong knowledge in Testing concepts
- Proven experience and strong understanding of SDLC, STLC, test methodologies- Waterfall, V Model, and Agile.
- Knowledge of basic networking, virtualisation concepts
- Experience in automation is mandatory. Python is preferred.
- Knowledge in non-functional areas of testing especially performance, security
- Working Knowledge on VMware Images
- Strong Analytical skills. Candidate should demonstrate the same in testing exercises
- Excellent communication skills, both oral and written, and the ability to collaborate with internal and external parties including QA, Support, Development Engineers and Customers

Contact Details

Location: Bangalore


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