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Senior QA Engineer


Senior QA Engineer

Posted: 12 November 2013
Company name: Sophos Hungary Kft.
Location: Budapest
Poster represents: employer
Terms of employment: Salaried employee
Hours: full time
Onsite: yes

We are looking for a Senior QA Engineer to fit in our Agile team, whose main function will be coordinating and executing tasks related to testing our email protection products running on different Linux/Unix platforms.

This position lets the candidate be part of the Linux/Unix team having great emphasis on openness and cooperativeness.

To be able to fill the position successfully, candidate must have dedication towards developing Unix/Linux systems, as well as utilize your excellent skills towards the efficient operation of the team.

Main tasks:

. Take part in planning releases with product management and other teams using agile methodology (clarifying requirements, branch those into releases, make estimations on resource needs);

. Create test plans, write test cases, execute test for components and functions (unit and functional tests, systems, performance and load tests);

. Create and launch automated test cases working together with the developers (smoke test, sanity and UI tests);

. Manage and configure test infrastructure (virtual machines, network, …);

. Effective communication, get over barriers slowing down the progress of the team, ask for or provide help as needed

Required skills:
. University/college degree in computer science

. At least 2 years of experience in using script languages, especially Perl and Unix Shell

. Experience with SQL

. Comprehensive knowledge of Unix/Linux platforms and mailing techniques

. At least 3 years of experience in creating and executing test cases

. Knowledge of different testing methodologies

. Experience with testing systems, automated regression tests and test automation

. Experience with agile developing methodologies (Scrum, Kanban)

. Excellent problem solving capability and willingness

. Precision and thoroughness

. Able to work in changing environment and prioritize accordingly

. Teamwork

. Fluent English

Desired skills:
. Experience in testing high availability systems

. Experience with virtual infrastructures

. Experience in using development assistance systems (version management, static analysis, code profiling, code coverage analysis etc)

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Contact information:
If you have the relevant experience, please send your CV to [email protected]

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