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QA Engineer 3
Ref No.: 17-02694
Location: Riverton, Utah
Job Title: QA Engineer 3-Contingent
Job Summary
This individual will be working in the Missionary Portfolio creating, maintaining and executing Load and Performance tests. They will also interpret the data, assess risk and recommend modifications to the application to improve performance.
The QA Engineer 3 usually works with minimum supervision, conferring with superior on unusual matters. May be assisted by Entry/Junior or Intermediate Level personnel. Assignments are broad in nature, requiring originality and ingenuity. Has appreciable latitude for unreviewed action or decision. He/she conducts a wide range of quality control tests and analyses to ensure that software meets or exceeds specified standards and end-user requirements. Drafts, revises and approves test plans and scripts to ensure alignment with standards and IT strategy. Creates test data files with valid and invalid records to thoroughly test program logic and verify system flow. Coordinates with users to plan user acceptance testing, alpha and beta testing. Ensures that system tests are successfully completed and documented and all problems are resolved.
This individual works with divine guidance to provide or support technology that furthers the mission of the Church and reflects the eternal impact of the gospel.
Must be a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and currently temple worthy.
  • Education:
    • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, closely related field or equivalent experience.
  • Experience:
    • 4+ years of relevant experience.
  • Skills:
    • Experience creating, maintaining and executing load and performance tests
    • Experience interpreting load and performance test results
    • Experience with the full product release cycle on multiple successful software projects.
    • Experience in testing using API's, Restful Web Services, and Web/Rich Client applications.
    • Experience in testing systems for scalability, fault tolerance, load, and other operational areas for a data center based service is beneficial.
    • Programming experience is beneficial.
    • Excellent communication and teamwork skills.
    • Experienced in testing products in an Agile development life cycle.
    • History of learning and adapting quickly.
    • Empirical, analytical, engineering mindset.
    • Self-starter and an independent worker.
  • Primary responsibility is to create, maintain and execute Load and Performance tests. They will also be expected to interpret the data, assess risk and recommend modifications to the application to improve performance.
  • Ability to understand and identify the root causes of problems; ability to think abstractly on how solve these problems.
  • Participate with the test lead to identify the test methodologies and test harness that the team will use.
  • Execute on a team using the methods of Scrum.
  • Develop and maintain up-to-date industry skills in quality assurance and test automation.
  • Understand and teach others in the group and in the department the processes and technologies, as well as the appropriate areas in which they should be applied.
  • Determine creative, innovative, and cost-effective ways to meet requirements and deliverables.
  • Work as an effective team member, producing the best out of each engineer through example.
  • Embody a high degree of motivation and can instill this quality in others.