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Duration: 6 months (possible extension)
Interview: two video interviews
Location: Northbrook, IL
The Senior Quality Engineer associate is responsible for delivering and coordinating all testing artifacts and activities (Test Estimates, Test Strategy, Test Plan, Test Cases, Test Automation Scripts and Test results) for the various applications that the engineer is managing within Crate&Barrel’s technology portfolio. This role will report into the Manager or Senior Manager, Technology Quality Engineering. Specifically, this position will be primarily focused on Crate&Barrel’s new and existing Ecommerce, Marketing systems, Store Operations, or Customer Facing solutions in stores.
Responsible for all aspects of testing and Quality Engineering through the full project/sprint lifecycle.
Understand full end-to-end business processes and transaction flows across multiple systems.
Own manual & automated test script development and execution, data sourcing/data provisioning, defect analysis, and ensuring that proper test result documentation and processes are followed as per the test strategy.
Partner with the business analysts/product managers, developers and end-users to ensure that test scripts are developed or modified to cover entire product functionality.
Facilitate User Acceptance Testing and Operational Readiness Testing, either by providing test scenarios and/or coordinating efforts during UAT and ORT and serving as testing SME.
Perform initial analysis of defects identified during the testing cycle and escalate issues as required to the functional support teams for resolution and ensure that the defects are closed within the required timeframe.
Analyze defects identified in production system to ensure that the proper controls are implemented in the regression test bed to ensure that the defect does not occur in production again.
Apply subject matter expertise to identify, develop, and implement techniques to improve product and process quality.
Leverage automation of regression test scripts in order to reduce the amount of time and resources required to execute the regression test bed.
Maintain full traceability between requirements and test cases
Provide accurate estimates and timely status updates
Prepare and maintain KT documentation for onboarding new team members.
Work closely with offshore testing team, if applicable, responsible for executing tests.
Write SQL queries or appropriate assertion routines to validate software functions, if applicable.
Create automated API test scripts using appropriate assertions to validate/certify the APIs.
What You’ll Bring:
Degreed professional (Computer Science, Information Technology or related degree) required or equivalent experience
Overall experience of 3+ years in Quality Engineering
Experience building framework and writing automated scripts using automation tools (Selenium, QTP, NightwatchJS, Codeception, Cypress, mabl etc.) is required.
Willingness to learn new tools and frameworks is required
Experience testing one or more databases like SQL Server, NoSQL, Big Query is required
API testing tools & automation (Rest-Assured, SoapUI, Postman, SOAtest or CA LISA etc.) experience is required
Experience with BDD/TDD (Cucumber/Gherkin) is preferred
Demonstrated experience working with offshore resources
Strong understanding of Agile and traditional SDLC
Experience designing test strategies and end-to-end test scenarios and estimating test efforts
Experience working with JIRA or other similar tools
Experience testing AS400 is preferred
Experience in debugging across different browsers/clients, devices and environments
Retail experience is highly preferred. Experience in at least a couple typical retail systems preferred – Marketing (Loyalty),
Store Operations (Point of Sale), Merchandising, Supply Chain, Warehousing and Ecommerce systems
You have good reading, written and verbal language skills (English)