21-Mar-2020 Full Time
Our purpose at Vodafone is to connect for a better future. As a Global Communications Technology company, we put the customer at the heart of everything we do.
We are forever challenging, pushing boundaries and discovering innovative ways to connect our customers with their digital societies.
We connect people, businesses, and communities across the globe to create the future. We earn customer loyalty, experiment, learn fast and get it done, together.
Join our journey as we connect for a better future. Ready?
Digital transformation is a journey not a one off-event. It needs to be nurtured and grown by talented people who experiment, fail fast and innovate at pace.
Being part of an agile team, the Senior QA Engineer is responsible for establishing and maintaining the quality of team’s deliverables.
By developing and executing tests and overseeing the end-to-end development process, QA Engineers ensure that functionality and code will meet both Product Owner and end customer needs.
Key accountabilities and decision ownership
Review requirements, specifications, and technical design documents to ensure adherence to design quality and coding standards
Design and implement tests for user and technical stories
Test and validate solution against user and technical story acceptance criteria, leveraging automation where possible
Debug tests and provide corrective actions to software engineering
Identify, record, and monitor testing bugs
Architectural element testing e.g. APIs
Performance and security testing
Track quality assurance metrics, such as defect density and early life incidents
Estimate, prioritize, plan, and coordinate testing activities
Manage incidents as level two and level three support
Suggest improvements to user stories and UX
Core competencies, experience & knowledge
Master’s or Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or other related field
3+ of work experience in software quality assurance, testing, programming and / or systems analysis
Experience of software QA methodologies, tools, and processes, with experience writing and executing comprehensive test plans and cases
Experience of automated testing tools and scripting, such as Selenium webdriver, Appium etc
Competency in UX principles and practices preferred
Professional experience and knowledge of the Telecommunications industry preferred
JIRA / Confluence, MS Project, or equivalent experience preferred
Behaviours and Other competencies
Experience working with agile methodologies / in agile teams strongly preferred
Excellent analytical, technical, and problem solving skills, with high-levels of creativity
Excellent teamwork and collaboration skills
Strong written and verbal communications skills, with the ability to distil difficult technical concepts into simple and actionable practices
Strong time-management skills, with the ability to juggle multiple balls
Vodafone is committed to attracting, developing and retaining the very best people by offering a motivating and inclusive workplace in which talent is truly recognised and rewarded.
We are committed to promoting Inclusion for All with the belief that diversity plays an important role in the success of our business.
We actively encourage everyone to consider becoming a part of our journey.