Software QA Engineer 2 (R1104521) in Auckland, New Zealand at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 1/12/2020

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Job Description

IQVIA™ is the leading human data science company focused on helping healthcare clients find unparalleled insights and better solutions for patients. Formed through the merger of IMS Health and Quintiles, IQVIA offers a broad range of solutions that harness the power of healthcare data, domain expertise, transformative technology, and advanced analytics to drive healthcare forward.

Software QA Engineer 2

We currently have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Software Quality Assurance Engineer to be based in our Auckland office on a full-time basis. This position will suit an autonomous tester who brings their own perspective, while collaborating well within the test and development teams. You will be an advocate for client value, prioritizes testing by risk, continuously improving testing resources and developing your own skills.

Key responsibilities:

  • Analyzes business and functional requirements for completeness; derives valid test cases.
  • Develops and maintains automated tests to detect regressions
  • Defines test plans to document overall testing strategy for a feature.
  • Executes test scripts; Problem analysis and trouble-shooting to identify and clearly communicate root cause
  • Tracks defects, surmises and communicates impact on clients
  • Prioritizes work based on value proposition/risk mitigation; Manages own time effectively
  • Understands and advocates for customer needs
  • Responds to changing requirements and/or priorities; Contributes to continuous improvement; Has an agile mindset and participates in agile processes
  • Effectively presents information in both written and verbal form to management, customers (internal only), or other technical personnel.

Key requirements:

  • Typically requires 2 - 3 years of prior relevant experience, including Software engineering and/or test automation
  • Ideally 3 years’ experience in quality assurance and testing          
  • Requirements analysis, test planning, test execution and defect management
  • Trouble-shooting, defect analysis, communication (English)
  • Requires intermediate level knowledge of principles, theories, and concepts of a job area,
  • OO language (C#)
  • SQL proficiency, Database concepts
  • Test case generation, Source control (Git)
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with proven technical writing abilities
  • Proven ability to collaborate with and drive cross-functional and interdepartmental teams

Join Us

Making a positive impact on human health takes insight, curiosity, and intellectual courage. It takes brave minds, pushing the boundaries to transform healthcare. Regardless of your role, you will have the opportunity to play an important part in helping our clients drive healthcare forward and ultimately improve outcomes for patients.

Forge a career with greater purpose, make an impact, and never stop learning.

Job ID: R1104521


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