Application Test Specialist II - Woodland Hills, CA

Job Description

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Job Summary 

Develops and executes test plans, including Test Scenarios, Objectives, test Cases and data, as well as quality criteria and measurement techniques for application technical testing; analyzes test results and assists with troubleshooting; reviews business requirements for testability, validates system design, ensures system acceptability and reports on status of testing; supports Application Development, Configuration Management, and Change Management groups, as necessary to ensure smooth transition of code through the lifecycle; assists with resolution of issues and training of other Testers, as required. 

Essential Job Functions 
  • Develops, documents, executes, and maintains technical test Cases and test data; Utilizes testing tools, as required.
  • Develops, documents, executes, and maintains technical test Cases and test data; Utilizes testing tools, as required.
    • Tools should include Jenkins testing, Selenium testing, configuration of Gradle JSON files to run automation tests. Additionally, experience is required in tools such as Rally and HP ALM Quality Center.
  • Implementation, and user training activities, as required
  • Analyzes Test Results; assists with troubleshooting and Root Cause Analysis; validates system design Develops test plans, including test scenarios, test objectives, quality criteria and measurement techniques.
  • Supports the Configuration / Change Management groups, as necessary, to ensure smooth transition of code through the lifecycle
  • Assists in training of other Testing Specialists. 
Physical Actions 
Physical Environment 
Education Requirements 

High school diploma or equivalent required. Bachelor’s degree preferred or equivalent, relevant experience. 

Experience Requirements 
  • 2 years of experience as a tester, analyst, and/or programmer
  • A concrete understanding of application testing as well as understating of agile methodologies.
Special Skill Requirement 
  • May require occasional travelling. May require some weekend availability due to software release schedule.
  • Good written and oral communication skills
  • Able to give information in area of expertise and passively participate in team meetings.
  • Able to participate in and facilitate discussions with complex content.
  • Composes reports with almost no grammatical errors and can communicate proficiently.
  • Experience with Jenkins testing, Selenium testing, rally, HPALM Space Quality Center

Farmers is an equal opportunity employer, committed to the strength of a diverse workforce. 

Schedule: Full-time

Job Posting: 03/10/2020