Fidelity Investments Senior Quality Assurance Engineer in Boston, Massachusetts

Develops and executes automated tests to support a responsive platform used by Portfolio Managers to analyze financial models and funds. Writes, defines, and develops automated test plans and test cases for data validation applications. Builds end-to-end continuous integration and continuous delivery automation solutions for assigned projects, including frontend, middle tier services, and backend data providers. Assists with planning, designing, and executing testing within a complex project.

_Primary Responsibilities_:

  • Creates test plans, data, procedures, and manual and/or automated scripts.

  • Participates in formal reviews of application designs, business, and functional requirements.

  • Participates in code reviews.

  • Writes complete and accurate reports on software problems.

  • Identifies and suggests quality process improvements focused on defect prevention.

  • Creates systems and business relevant test cases.

  • Ensures test environment reflects business requirements for test execution.

  • Assists in development of in-house test tools.

  • Executes manual and/or automated test scripts for most complex projects.

  • Works with project team to establish testing entrance and exit criteria.

  • Ensures execution of project regression test tasks.

  • Establishes project plans for projects of moderate scope.

  • Works directly with the user community for project definition.

  • Performs independent and complex technical and functional analysis for multiple projects supporting several initiatives.

  • Recommends strategies and methods to improve test plans and test processes.

  • Analyzes and reports test status and results.

  • Identifies test issues and reports to project manager and business.

  • Defines regression tests, and production verification and validation for future projects.

_Education and Experience_:

Bachelor’s degree (or foreign education equivalent) in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Technology, Information Systems, Mathematics, Physics, or a closely related field and three (3) years of experience in the job offered or three (3) years of experience performing quality assurance test automation of data validation applications within an asset management environment.

Or, alternatively, a Master’s degree (or foreign education equivalent) in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Technology, Information Systems, Mathematics, Physics, or a closely related field and one (1) year of experience in the job offered or one (1) year of experience performing quality assurance test automation of data validation applications within an asset management environment.

_Skills and Knowledge_:

Candidate must also possess:

  • Demonstrated Expertise (“DE”) planning, coordinating, and executing tests using HP Quality Center and Jira, according to Agile methodologies; and performing continuous integration and build using Jenkins.

  • DE performing test automation of Web applications using HP Quick Test Professional, Selenium, Cucumber, and HP Load Runner; and performing test automation of Web services using SOAPSonar.

  • DE using AutoSys to schedule, monitor, and report on Oracle databases; writing SQL queries and stored procedures for functional and regression testing, using Toad, SQL Navigator, and SQL Developer; and writing Excel macros to automate the comparison of multiple databases.

  • DE writing, maintaining, and executing Cucumber scripts, including writing embedded Java code for new test scripts.

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Job: *QA/Test

Title: Senior Quality Assurance Engineer

Location: MA-Boston

Requisition ID: 1703704