Software Quality Assurance Test Engineer


Jun 11, 2018

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Location :

Bedford, MA

Job Type :

Full Time

Company Description :

Computrition, Inc. is the leading provider of fully integrated foodservice and nutrition management software systems. With over twenty years in the hospitality and healthcare industries, Computrition is an international company with offices throughout the United States and Canada.
Computrition's all-encompassing software systems are designed to increase efficiency and productivity in the foodservice and/or nutrition services operation. We provide menu management, inventory control, nutrition, diet office management, HACCP guidelines, nutrient analysis and more. From a development perspective we are moving forward to leverage our current baseline software suite moving towards advanced technologies such as Cloud Computing, Dashboarding / BI, Retail Systems, Digital Menu Boards, Enhanced Web Deployment, Smart Device/Phone Deployment, and Self-Service Kiosk Systems.  We are very excited about the opportunities for learning and growth presented by this opportunity.

Job Description :

The QA Engineer will work on an Agile Development team to advocate quality in the software development lifecycle; create detailed test plans and procedures based on business requirements and product specifications; execute scenarios and test scripts to test functionality of the company’s web based and desktop software products; perform ad hoc and manually scripted testing. This position requires a self‐motivated, dedicated, focused, detailed and methodical individual to combine the hands‐on process knowledge of the QA function within the project lifecycle methodology; solid technical knowledge of software development environments and tools. Has a passion for testing, commitment to quality, lifelong learning, and contributes to overall team and company success.
Some Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Test applications/upgrades/patches/customizations as specified by requirements
  • Following Agile principals, execute test plans for stories within the current Sprint iteration
  • Ensuring the application is ready on the predetermined release schedule
  • Prepare, maintain and improve test plans, test cases and automation scripts
  • Manage personal priorities and work with minimal supervision and direction
  • Work on an Agile team with Development to assure the smooth and on time delivery of releases
  • Work with other technically skilled staff on a multi-disciplinary team
  • Prefer Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, or a related discipline
  • Strong PC and system navigation skills, specifically in a Windows-based environment
  • Strong analytical and trouble-shooting skills
  • Working knowledge of Computrition’s products is a plus
  • Extremely organized with a strong attention to detail
  • Experience with Team Foundation Server (TFS), Test Manager, or other automation test tools would be a plus
  • Microsoft Office expertise particularly in Word and Excel
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Proven ability to consistently meet internal and release deadlines in a dynamic work environment
  • Proven ability to work independently and in a team environment
  • Forward/innovative thinking
  • Ability to work on more than one project at a time. Must be able to multi-task in a fast-paced environment and set priorities within time constraints
  • Passionate learner who is always improving their skills
  • Friendly, personable, engaging and enjoys working with people
  • Experience working with Oracle or any relational database a plus
  • Experience working in Food Service Management or Clinical Food Service a plus
It is preferred that this full time position be based in our Bedford, MA Development office. However, depending on previous experience, we may consider a different office location.  We offer a flexible schedule, excellent growth opportunities, benefit package, and great working conditions. Salary is commensurate with experience.

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“An Equal Opportunity Employer”

Computrition Inc. is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. We welcome job applications from qualified individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, ancestry, family care status, veteran status, marital status, or any other lawfully protected status. Minorities, women, disabled persons, and veterans are encouraged to apply. If you need a reasonable accommodation to complete the application process, please contact the Company’s Human Resources Department.