Software Engineer (EDW)

Santa Clara, CA

Company Name :IBA Infotech LLC

Type : Contract

Primary Skills : JIRA, Java Script, SQL.

Location : Santa Clara


Job Description:

Primary responsibilities would be:

  • · Responsible for creating all Testing activities and artifacts throughout the project lifecycle
  • · Analysis and creation of formal test documentation including project test strategy, plans, and reports.
  • · Effectively communicates test plans, test reports, and test metrics to SQA Leadership
  • · Completes project estimates across various lifecycle stages for all test types involved in a project. Works with team members
  • · Tracks estimates vs actuals for continuous improvement.   
  • · Responsible for assuring adherence to Enterprise Software Delivery Methodology
  • · Ability to create test data as input into test execution
  • · Validate test results and record defects
  • · Coordinate and plan test runs
  • · Provide traceability between requirements and test assets
  • · Research, prioritize, and manage defect reports and resolution activities
  • · Manages and validates multiple environments to assure test worthiness
  • · Ability to operated comfortably in a multi-task / multi priority environment across a global team
  • · Working with a global team and responsible for directing/reviewing the test planning and execution work efforts of an offshore team
  • · Strong analytical and communication skills
  • · Team player with strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • · Must be detail oriented and capable of analyzing issues from the perspective of customers/users
  • · Excellent written and oral communication skills (English required)
  • · Ability to operating independently and take ownership of projects/test requests, without close supervision, but also work as part of a team
  • · Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a consistently changing environment
  • · Conceptualizes and implements efforts for continuous improvement of testing artifacts and deliverables.  Provides mentoring, training and coaching to peer test leads and test engineers

Skills & Requirements       

  • · Minimum Education: Bachelor’s Degree
  • · Minimum Years of Experience: 5+ Years
  • · Career Level: Mid-career


  • · Strong Preference to those with Financial or Banking Systems experience
  • · 5+ year’s QA and/or application development or DBA experience
  • · 3+ year’s experience of database testing in PL/SQL, MS SQL Server and ORACLE
  • · 3+ years of professional Corporate Data Warehousing & ETL experience (Datastage /Informatica)
  • · 2+ years in PowerShell or Unix Shell scripting
  • · A bachelor’s degree is required, preferably in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or other related engineering discipline
  • · 5-7 years of experience on software test engineering
  • · Ability to analyze and trouble shoot production issues.
  • · Knowledge of TDD and CICD delivery.
  • · Required to work in overlapping/shift hours as needed (on a rotation basis)
  • · Minimum 5 years’ experience as a test analyst including smoke testing, functional testing, regression testing, system integration testing, and UAT practices Proven knowledge of software testing methodologies and practices
  • · Excellent knowledge of testing methodologies including Agile, Waterfall, and Iterative SDLCs
  • · Excellent client relationship management skills required
  • · Excellent planning and leadership skills required
  • · Experience with HP Quality Center/ALM required
  • · Experience with web application and mobile testing required
  • · Experience with web services / APIs required
  • · Knowledge of web application security testing and performance testing preferred
  • · Experience with JIRA
  • · Working knowledge API and Services testing (preferably SOAP UI or similar tools) Ability to read and test XML formats Advanced Excel skills Job
  • · 2+ years of experience as software developer using any one Object oriented languages (e.g. Java C# etc.)
  • · Experience in Platforms/OS/Servers (e.g. Windows Server, Linux/Unix, Apache, Tomcat, etc.)
  • · 2+ years of experience working with full SDLC
  • · 2+ year experience in Agile Methodology
  • · 2+ years of hands on experience with Automation development using UFT/UA, Selenium, Cucumber

·         Hands-on experience with Test Cycle Management tools like ALM, JIRA