Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer

Experian (M) Sdn. Bhd.

Based: Malaysia(Selangor)

Posted on 9 Apr 2018

Job Description

Job Description 
  • Experian is looking for a highly motivated technical Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer with excellent problem solving and communication skills. 
  • Experian offers an environment where the QA, Development, and Business Analysts departments work closely together to accomplish a common goal. 
  • The successful applicant will be responsible for validating enterprise software built upon the latest web technologies. 
  • Daily activities will include estimating, writing test scripts, test execution, defect analysis, and regression testing. 
  • The ideal candidate will have a good knowledge of QA methodologies and ability to work on multiple projects at the same time. 
Key Responsibilities 
  • Write high-level test plans and detailed test cases from requirements and developer documentation
  • Execute tests according to plan including new features and regression testing
  • Perform various types of testing and deliver within timeline:
  • Integration testing
  • UI testing
  • White Box testing
  • Black Box testing
  • Performance testing
  • Provide status updates/reports and update project plans.
  • Track, monitor, and prioritize testing issues (bugs), and interacting with developers to understand and resolve bugs
  • Perform data validation
  • Work with remote and local development and QA team members
  • Take part in software design discussions, reviews and test strategy sessions.
  • Provide guidance to team member and handle project end-to-end with minimal supervision
Job Requirements and Qualifications  
  • Bachelor Degree or equivalent standard in Computer Science.
  • 3 - 5 year’s experience in software development and/or testing
  • Experience in writing test cases and general test processes
  • Good in problem solving abilities
  • Ability to manage and prioritise a heavy workload
  • Initiative and a proactive approach to tasks
  • Creative approach to testing
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • ·         Web/Enterprise application testing experience
  • Positive and professional approach
  • Sound knowledge in programming and interested to write codes and/or scripting
  • Good knowledge of the SQL language. 

Added Advantage:    
  • ISTQB/ISEB certification, or recognised equivalent
  • Scripting experience in any of these: Perl, Shell scripts
  • Database skills: Oracle or MS SQL
  • Good knowledge of any of the following defect tracking systems : JIRA, TFS
  • Developers with good programming and troubleshooting skills who are interested to move to testing are encouraged to apply.

Company Details

Experian is a FTSE 100 company and a global leader providing information solutions in consulting, data analysis, credit scoring, related decision support software and various marketing solutions. Employing over 15,000 people in approximately 40 countries, Experian's vision is for its people, data and technology to become a necessary part of every major consumer economy around the world.

Experian's Decision Analytics unlocks the value of data and helps clients by applying expert consulting, analytical tools, software and systems to convert data into valuable business decisions.

Experian's core expertise lies in the ownership and operation of comprehensive databases about consumers and businesses. From these, significant extra value is extracted by applying Experian's proprietary analytics.

Experian is expert in managing and enriching customer data to enable organisations to make accurate, relevant decisions for each customer, in order to maximise the profitability and performance of each relationship. Experian protects the customer and organisation, by detecting and preventing fraud at every stage of the customer life cycle.

With clients in more than 60 countries and offices in more than 30, Experian's Decision Analytics business delivers experience and expertise developed from working with national and international organisations around the world across a wide range of industries and business size.