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Test Engineer
Ref No.: 18-00588
Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Focused on providing customer solutions in a fast-paced environment, this position performs the functional and system level test verification function of customized integrated voice solutions and mobility software. The candidate will be responsible for the development and execution of detailed tests. The candidate may also be required to define and/or develop test software and scripts to perform these tests. The position requires the candidate to interface cross-functionally with other departments. The position requires effective communication skills (especially written) and good problem solving skills. The position requires the candidate to be results oriented with the resolve for a high degree of quality. Some travel may be required.

Position Responsibilities
Design, develop & execute tests to ensure product verification & specification compliance.
Perform functional, integration, and system level testing to simulate customer use of Client integrated voice solution and mobility software solutions.
Review specification documents, change requests or statements of work to prepare test documentation and work effort estimates.
Participate in documentation & requirement reviews for completeness & accuracy.
Timely completion of verification efforts within defined schedule.
Generate defect reports when test specification is not achieved.
Create release media for distribution.
Provide engineering support to internal and external customers.
Effectively communicate issues cross-functionally and with project management.
Participate in the improvement of EVT processes.
Coordinate EVT test lab activities, equipment and tools.
Position Qualifications

Education:
BS or MS degree in a technical discipline. Extensive experience will be considered in lieu of a formal degree. Additional classroom or professional development considered a plus.

Experience:
Seeking 5+ years professional experience that includes a background in software testing, development and/or hands-on experience installing and troubleshooting complex custom solutions.

Expertise in one or more of the following technical areas (the more, the better):
Experience testing Android applications and various Android OS versions, iOS mobile platform testing is a plus. Exposure to Xamarin based cross platform application development and testing is also beneficial.
Exposure to SAP and other Warehouse database systems like Microsoft Dynamics 365.
Developing quality plans, software test plans and procedures from requirements documentation.
Database driven client-server systems and database design (including SQL).
Performance and/or functional test tools and scripting languages.
Development and/or test tools (static or dynamic) preferred.
Implementing software engineering methodologies or process improvement initiatives.
Experience with voice solution products or related technologies are a plus.
Knowledge of TCP/IP, RF (wireless) & LAN networking protocols is preferred.
Knowledge of Agile Software Development processes.
Experience with Acceptance Test Driven Development techniques.

Skills
Strong engineering competence, including the ability to learn new technical concepts quickly
Strong organizational skills - Ability to organize, analyze and execute several concurrent tasks and activities
Ability to execute tasks with minimal supervision
Strong analytical and problem solving skills
Ability to establish rapport and communicate with people at all levels of an organization
Strong verbal and visual presentation skills
Ability to adapt and willingness to learn new technology or techniques
Ability to think creatively to propose and offer alternative quality assurance strategies

Competencies:
Results oriented
Concern for quality
Continuous improvement
Initiative
Technical expertise
Teamwork
Attention to communication
Integrity and Truth
Self-development
Decisiveness
Analytical thinking