QA / Tester

Recruiter
Location
Kraków,Małopolskie,Poland
Salary
Competitive
Posted
30 Oct 2016
Closes
06 Jan 2017
Ref
PL59147034_E1
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
ABB provides industry leading software and deep domain expertise to help the world's most asset intensive industries such as energy, utilities and mining solve their biggest challenges, from plant level, regional network scale, to global fleet-wide operations. At ABB, it's the people that matter most - to us and our customers. Which is why we're always looking to add more talent to our team. Knowledge is critical. Drive is essential. Creativity is the key.

Tasks:
• Testing the product within the test schedule and finding defects early;
• Understanding the release criteria and following up with development team to ensure all defects that affect customer are fixed before product release;
• Document defects found during testing using defect tracking tool with adequate steps to reproduce;
• Estimate the time required to test new functionality and to verify defects;
• Work closely with the development team both locally and remotely;
• Work closely with development to understand the product and new requirements planned for the release;
• Attend and provide feedback during design reviews on usability, testability, and potential defects in the design;
• Write and execute effective test scenarios to evaluate the quality of new development;
• Report daily progress to the test lead;
• Perform regression and system testing of the product;
• Provide traceability between test cases and requirements;
• Assess risk related to product quality and work with the test lead;
• Contribute to training manuals or instructions for end users;
• Research and remain informed of new technology and testing tools;
• Evaluate defect escapes and provide corrective action to improve testing;
• Install and Configure test environments and prepare test bed.

Requirements:
• Excellent communication, analytical, and testing skills;
• Strong written and oral communication skills;
• Strong documentation skills with great attention to detail;
• Ability to effectively balance multiple tasks;
• Must thrive in a fast-paced, time-compressed and dynamic environment;
• Good knowledge of testing concepts and how to apply them, including positive testing, negative testing, and boundary testing;
• Proven ability to learn new products and domains quickly;
• Experience with Waterfall and Agile testing methodologies;
• Experience with exploratory testing strategies;
• Ability to work across geographies with distributed teams;
• Experience with performance testing for products;
• Experience in test automation.