Senior QA Engineer / Lead Testing Engineer

Xylem Inc. Boise , ID 83701

Posted 2 months ago

Xylem |zlm|

  1. The tissue in plants that brings water upward from the roots;

  2. a leading global water technology company.

Xylem, a leading global water technology company dedicated to solving the world's most challenging water issues, is the leading global provider of efficient, innovative and sustainable water technologies improving the way water is used, managed, conserved and re-used. Our international team is unified in a common purpose: creating advanced technology and other trusted solutions to solve the world's water challenges. We are committed to creating an organization of inclusion and diversity, where everyone feels involved, respected, valued and connected, and where everyone is free to bring their authentic selves and ideas.

If you are excited and passionate about helping us #letssolvewater, we want to hear from you! For more information, please visit us at

We Offer You More Than Just "A Job"

  • Professional Development
  • To advance the capabilities of our people, we offer a wide variety of experiences to support our employees' professional growth and continuous learning.
  • Total Rewards
  • We offer comprehensive programs for compensation, benefits, recognition, learning and development, work-life integration and corporate citizenship.
  • Watermark
  • Watermark is our corporate social responsibility program working to provide education and access to safe water to ensure healthy lives, gender equality, and resilient communities. Employees have the opportunity to learn and volunteer on various water-related projects.
  • Employee Networks
  • Our Employee Networks provide a professional, supportive network for employees from diverse backgrounds, including Women's, LGBT+ and Allies, Veteran's, People of Color and Allies, Emerging Leaders, and Working Parents Networks.

The Role: Xylem seeks a talented, diligent Software Quality Assurance (SQA) engineer to help transform the water utility industry. Through the deployment of software, data analysis, and artificial intelligence, we have recently begun to solve conundrums that have persisted in the industry for decades. In addition to contributing to the mission of our company, you will have opportunities for career growth and learning.

Essential Duties/Principal Responsibilities:
  • Review software requirements

  • Create test plans and test cases

  • Identify and document defects

  • Execute regression testing

  • Verify reported defects in multiple environments

  • Follow latest quality assurance techniques and trends

  • Execute performance testing

  • Execute security testing

  • Evaluate and compare vendor software offerings

Minimum Qualifications:Education, Experience, Skills, Abilities, License/Certification:

  • Minimum of 4 years relevant experience

  • Degree in computer science, engineering, or a related field

  • Development and execution of test plans and test cases

  • Experience with automated testing tools

  • Ability to consume REST APIs

  • Evaluate differences between large, complex data sets

  • Solid understanding of the software development life-cycle

  • Problem solving

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Time management skills

Physical Demands:

(The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.)

  • Regularly required to sit or stand, reach, bend and move about the facility

Work Environment:

(The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.)

  • Office: Standard office equipment; work usually performed in an office setting free from any disagreeable elements.

  • Standard weekly job hours: 40 hours

Xylem is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

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