IBM Software Test Specialist/ Quality Assurance Engineer in EMERYVILLE, California

IBM Security is looking for an experienced Quality Assurance Engineer. You will join our next generation Endpoint Management and Security focused product engineering team. We’re looking for someone with a desire to be continually challenged, to innovate, and to put the customer first.IBM Bigfix is a market leading endpoint management solution that provides mission critical life cycle and security solutions to thousands of the world’s most important companies.This role executes the tasks required to fully test an IBM product or system to ensure it functions according to specifications and client requirements and meets the business needs. Testing activities cover all aspects of the product/system including function/component, performance, system, regression, and service. People in this role must demonstrate knowledge of the domain that they are responsible for testing. For example, a functional tester must have proven knowledge of the function that they are responsible for. A solution tester must have knowledge of the overall solution. Knowledge of the target market for the product and the client environment is necessary. They must also be familiar with testing methodologies, tools and techniques. Software Testers may set up test environments, design and plan testing activity, develop test cases/scenarios/use cases, and/or execute required testing. Testers also investigate problems uncovered during testing, recreating those problems as appropriate and executing fix validations. They provide feedback on usability, serviceability and documentation and report status to the appropriate audience. Debugs software products through the use of systematic tests to develop, apply, and maintain quality standards for company products.Key Responsibilities include:

  • Develop and execute test plans and scripts based on requirements and functional specifications; includes automation tests.

  • Report defects using the defect tracking database.

  • Assists with analysis and development of test standards and procedures.

  • Maintains documentation of test results to assist in debugging and modification of software.

  • Analyzes test results to ensure existing functionality and recommends corrective action.

  • Consults with development engineers in resolution of problems.

  • Develop test automation.

  • Participate in Agile Scrums.

  • Lead Customer Beta Conversations.

  • 5 years of experience in Quality Assurance/ Testing.

  • 4 years of experience in BigFix.

  • 3 years of experience with Test Automation.

  • 3 years of experience in Agile Methodologies.

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