Quality Assurance Engineer

Trimble Navigation Limited Inc CT , CT

Posted 2 months ago

Title: Quality Assurance Engineer

Location: Chapel Hill, North Carolina or Remote

Division: Transportation

Our Company Trimble Transportation is in business for optimizing the movement of freight by providing shippers and carriers both mobility, enterprise and visibility software tools they need to run their businesses more efficiently. As the leading provider of Transportation Management Software (TMS), Asset Management Software (AMS), and Fleet Management Software (FMS) we are devoted to propelling companies in the trucking industry toward increased efficiency, lower costs and optimize operations.

Position Overview:Responsible for ensuring the quality of delivered products; the timeliness of product delivery; designing and maintaining test cases using MS tools and Zephyr; maintaining test environments; performing testing tasks on in-house software products; making sure the product and specifications meet company standards and quality management limits, assist development and technical support staff with software problems and client-reported issues

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Making certain the products meet company standards, design specifications, and are within total quality management limits

  • Lessening and/or maintaining timeliness of product delivery

  • Maintaining test environments

  • Performing testing tasks on in-house software products

  • Writing and maintaining test cases and scripts representative of the quality strategy

  • Assisting development and technical support staff with software problems and client reported issues

  • Mentor and support team members

  • Participating in team meetings

  • Performing other duties as assigned by supervisor

Required Skills:

  • Minimum 2 years experience in software QA/testing

  • Experience testing web applications and web application features including cross browser and cross platform compatibility issues.

  • Demonstrated knowledge of standard testing philosophy and procedures

  • Minimum 2 years experience in automated testing

  • Ability to read and interpret business requirements and technical documents

  • An eye for detail

  • Effective written and verbal communication skills

  • Ability to work both independently and with a team

  • Self-starter with strong multitasking ability

  • Ability to set up and maintain a test environment

  • Knowledge of transportation industry (hands-on experience an asset)

  • Experience with MS, SQL and basic database maintenance

  • Experience with relational databases

#QualityAssurance #Testing

Trimble Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, age, color, religion, national origin, marital status, disability, sexual orientation, status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws, or any other protected factor. EOE/M/F/V/D

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Quality Assurance Engineer

Trimble Navigation Limited Inc