Lead QA Engineer
Zilliant posted almost 5 years ago
FullTime | Austin, TX
Do you want to work with other top-notch software professionals to solve interesting and complex problems with talents and technology? At Zilliant, we pride ourselves on our technical talents, team camaraderie, and our light weight Agile process that empowers our employees to unlock their best. Zilliant sells pricing products to the world?s largest companies by providing innovative solutions around large data sets, scalable computations, and meaningful visualizations. We provide a rich environment for growing your technical proficiency and provide an opportunity to make a difference each day in a fast passed creative atmosphere.
Zilliant is looking for talented and enthusiastic engineers to join our world class Engineering team to help innovate and deliver the SaaS applications that solve real-world pricing problems. You will work with a variety of technologies including Microsoft Windows Server, Amazon Web Services, force.com, Rackspace, Tableau, Pervasive, Java, and Microsoft SQL Server.
Manage test plans for SaaS applications (from requirements to release).
Lead the coordination of release readiness tasks.
Work with Management and Architects to define and improve quality best practices, then mentor team members accordingly.
Measure and report testing progress and risks.
Create and maintain automated tests.
Collaborate with developers to resolve issues.
Provide support for customer deployments.
Bachelor?s degree in CS or related field (or equivalent experience).
7+ years of experience testing web based applications (e.g. Jboss, Tomcat, Apache, IIS).
Understanding of OO fundamentals and practical programming experience (e.g. Java, .net, Python).
Working knowledge of Microsoft Windows server and client operating systems.
Working knowledge of database servers and writing queries (Microsoft SQL Server, MySQL, Oracle).
Strong analytical and problem solving skills: troubleshooting issues, offer alternatives, and provide strategies for the resolution of issues
Strong written and oral communication skills.