Solarwinds is seeking an enthusiastic and detail-oriented person, who is passionate about Quality Assurance as a position and a career choice, to join our dynamic team.
As a member of this team, you will ensure quality releases through effective planning, design and implementation of advanced testing concepts and procedures.
The ideal candidate will have a strong working knowledge of databases, understanding of application servers, web technologies and a variety of operating systems.
We are looking for a dynamic individual who possesses strong trouble shooting skills, excellent communication skills and can work effectively with other R&D groups.
Validate design specs
Test multiple products across a number of platforms and databases
Participate in test analysis, preparation of test documentation (write test cases), as well as the creation of the test strategy plan
Design, write, and execute test plans and test scripts for assigned features
Analyze and document test results; file defect reports and enhancement requests
Continually provide feedback on usability of the feature and how it fits into the product as a whole
Communicate risks and identify risk mitigation strategies
Ensure that projects are delivered on time with high quality
A degree in computer Science, Computer Engineering, or similar discipline
3+ years of experience in Software Quality Assurance or Testing
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Experience automating UI applications
Solid background in one or more scripting languages (Bash, Power Shell)
Strong experience with Web Services and Web Service oriented architecture
Experience with query languages and relational databases (MS SQL Server, Oracle, Postgres SQL)
Experience with performance testing and large scale applications
Ability to learn new products and programming languages quickly
Excellent problem solving skills; can triage and resolve critical tech issues without supervision
Should have excellent communications skills, a good attitude, and a friendly personality
SolarWinds is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. SolarWinds will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.