Software Quality Engineer

Software Quality Engineer

LexisNexis | durban south, ZN, ZA

Posted 20 days ago

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Who is LexisNexis?

LexisNexis is part publishing company RELX and collects online news, business and legal information. This information forms the basis for our innovative online solutions within the segments media monitoring, research and risk & compliance. We deliver relevant industry leading legal research tools that utilize web-based applications, machine learning and search engines. Our teams Automated QA who shares the same passion for success.

Our Quality Assurance Team is at the forefront of leading or participating in testing of systems. As we are striving to improve on perfection in every release, we are looking to recruit a Software Quality Engineer.

What will you do?

As an Automated QA you will focus on client and server-side automated testing for Lexis Nexis Products. We deliver relevant industry leading legal research tools that utilize web-based applications, machine learning and search engines. Our teams strive to improve on perfection in every release and we’re looking for an Automated QA who shares the same passion for success.

Your main responsibilities are:

  • Perform automated and manual test case maintenance and fixes for existing web applications.
  • Ensure that testing addresses requirements as agreed with other stakeholders.
  • Successfully participate in development processes, test case creation best practices and test case reviews.
  • Work across teams to enhance quality assurance/testing and help to develop/execute performance and automation testing throughout the business as appropriate.
  • Provide guidance to peers.
  • Interface with other technical personnel or team members to understand complex product requirements and translate them into test cases.
  • Maintain flexibility to react quickly to changes in priorities or circumstances to meet the needs of the business.
  • Operate in an Agile development environment
  • Keep abreast of new technology developments.
  • All other duties as assigned.
  • What do you bring to us?

  • 1+ years of Automated Quality Assurance experience
  • BS Engineering/Computer Science/Information Systems or equivalent experience required
  • Basic proficiency in a development language and systems including but not limited to: Java/J2EE, JavaScript, JSP, Angular, C/C++, HTML, XML, Windows, UNIX, and .Net.
  • Experience in Automated Testing software such as Selenium
  • Knowledge of Security Testing, data storage systems and test-driven development. 
  • Basic knowledge of software development methodologies (e.g., Agile, Waterfall). 
  • Ability to perform manual Quality Assurance
  • Familiarity of industry best practices in automated testing. 
  • Attention to detail.
  • Ability and desire to learn new processes and technologies. 
  • Good English oral and written communications skills. 
  • We offer you?

    We welcome you to a truly global, dynamic and challenging environment offering great opportunities to develop yourself. Next to a competitive base salary commensurate with experience Generous Commission plan based on performance, we offer numerous online resources to assist with self-development and career progression opportunity to advance within the organization among many divisions worldwide.

    Do you recognize yourself in this opportunity and are you looking for an interesting challenge at an international data-driven organization? Then we look forward to your reaction!

    An online assessment, practice case and pre-employment screening are part of the application procedure.

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