QA Engineer (Ref# QAE310CJ)

RICEFW Technologies, Inc. has multiple openings for the position of QA Engineer (Ref# QAE310CJ) to work in Okemos, MI and various unanticipated locations throughout the U.S.  Job Duties:  Responsible for quality assurance (QA) of IT projects including manual and automated testing across client/server and web-based technologies.  Implement the QA methodologies including analysis, testing, and implementing manual and automation tests for applications.  Prepare quality test cases and test plans in accordance with Agile team deliverables.  Execute testing and prepare and present test results document to internal and external teams with concise communication.  Ensure testing results adhere to requirements agreed to by the program.  Use various high-level tools and databases in testing, triaging, troubleshooting, and error analysis.  Responsible for supporting the team in end-to-end regression testing.  Collaborate with an Agile team and work with software developers, database architects, and systems engineers to breakdown any issues or impediments.  Responsible for test automation and the overall quality throughout the application development lifecycle by creating and improving automation tests.  Participate in requirement reviews and validations, as well as joint application development (JAD) sessions.  Assist in writing and reviewing software test plans and test cases.  Create automation test scripts.  Define testing related tasks and provide estimation for these tasks.  Execute tests and improve test coverage iteratively as new features become part of regression and other test cycles.  Analyze automation test execution results and identify functional defects or scripting defects for improvement.  Ensure that components and features are fully tested in each sprint.  Develop, document, and maintain test cycles and test steps for each sprint.  Involved in cloud-based testing environments.  Identify, troubleshoot, and resolve server/cloud-based issues.  Gather test results and analyze trace/logs to triage issues.  Use of SoapUI, Postman, Cucumber, Gherkin, JIRA, Confluence, GIT, Stash, SQL, Google Cloud, Azure, and Windows.  Travel and/or relocation required.


Requirements:  This position requires a Bachelor’s degree or foreign academic equivalent in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, CIS, MIS, or a related field.  Plus 2 years of experience in the job offered or 2 years in a related occupation including Quality Analyst, Software Engineer, or related experience.  Will accept a Bachelor’s degree in any field of study plus 3 years of related experience in lieu of the required education and experience.  Position requires 1 year of experience with creating automation tests, Agile, SoapUI, Cucumber, JIRA, and GIT.  Will accept any suitable combination of education, training, or experience as per the requirements cited herein.  40hrs/week.


Application Instructions:  To apply, please MAIL resume to the following address, ensuring to indicate the position reference code (Ref# QAE310CJ) for which you are applying.  Mail to:  RICEFW Technologies, Inc., Attn:  HR, 4295 Okemos Road, Suite 102, Okemos, MI  48864.