Sr QA Engineer at NuORDER
Los Angeles, CA, US
NuORDER is a venture-backed, B2B eCommerce technology company revolutionizing the way the $130 billion wholesale business is done. Since 2011, we’ve offered a platform to empower brands and retailers to conduct their business in a smarter, modern, more efficient way and 100% online. We’re digitizing the buying process and currently partnering with over 1,200 brands and 500,000 retailers within different verticals to provide a central place to browse different products and catalogs, access up-to-the-minute sales and inventory data, and place orders any time of day, even via mobile.
 
POSITION SUMMARY:
NuORDER is seeking a talented Sr QA Engineer to join the team at its company headquarters in Los Angeles. This person will be joining our amazing and diverse team, learning and helping others to learn something new every day. The ideal candidate has strong communication skills, is passionate about learning, and is able to work cross functionally with an integrated team of developers, product managers, product owners and system analysts for test planning, test development, and product validation. 

Primary Job Responsibilities:

    • Design best practices and suggest tools to accelerate the defect identification and characterization across engineering, staging and production environments
    • Creation of test plan and test cases, as well as process documentation (as-is and to-be)
    • Execution of (but not limited to) functional, acceptance, compatibility, integration, regression types of testing
    • Plan and execute automated and human-driven test scripts based on a critical reading of application requirements and architectural documents
    • Publishing periodic reports based on target metrics so management may assess the quality state of the complete software system or a standalone module
    • Working closely with management to plan deliverables/tools for functional and testing activities
    • Identify potential road blocks and dependencies early in the process
    • Provide complete visibility and collaboration in test case design.
    • Partner with developers and automation engineer to define automation scope, strategy, approach and maintenance plan, as well as documentation
    • Collaborate and communicate effectively with business and all internal IT Teams (program manager, DevOps, functional team and development team)
    • Provide expert guidance and mentoring on any of the above to more junior testers
    • Own continuous evaluation for manual and automation test suite
    • Test and Analyze requirements, perform gap and impact analysis
    • Support Go-Live activities and pre/post deployment activities
    • Understand and be hands-on on the technical and functional process

Qualifications:

      • Good working knowledge of code management tools (GIT, Jenkins, etc.)
      • You're curious, innovative, and authentic
      • Promote a culture of quality within the engineering organization and beyond
      • You LOVE Q.A. and have a strategic view of quality assurance
      • You enjoy experimenting with new methods, patterns, and techniques
      • Experience with workflow of a highly functional Agile/Scrum team
      • Strategic Thinker with ability to come up with lean, cost effective, efficient and effective solutions and processes
      • Industry knowledge of tools like JIRA, Confluence, TestRail, Postman, Charles Proxy, JMeter
      • Process improvement experience
      • SQL/MongoDB skills and understanding of database design and implementation
      • Experience performing data analysis and rigorous testing to ensure high quality product including end-to-end testing as well as ability to track a data element from source through transformation to target
      • Experience testing reports and dashboards to ensure it meets end-user business requirements
      • You have a burning desire to identify defect immediately: in real-time if possible
      • You have working knowledge of BDD/TDD (Behavioral/Test Driven Development))
 

Nice to have:

      • Good working knowledge of JavaScript (Mocha, Chai) based automation frameworks (Cypress) as well as SOAP UI
 
WHY NuORDER? 
We’re creative, innovative, and helping businesses become more efficient. Ensuring that each member of our team feels fulfilled and on track to become the very best employee they can be is important - and we encourage our people to discover new ways of achieving specific goals. We fully believe that each and every individual part of our organization provides value, a new perspective and progress to NuORDER’s growth and success. Come join us so we can build together! 
 
BENEFITS:
NuORDER offers a competitive salary and benefits package complete with medical, dental & vision insurance, a matching 401k program, flexible PTO & a wide array of holidays. We also offer paid maternal and paternal leave.
 
As a NuORDER employee, you can expect a variety of learning and development opportunities and a plethora of snacks, coffee, and sparkling water in our fully stocked kitchen! In addition, it’s not unusual for us to have Bagel Fridays, free lunches, game nights, and happy hours to bond as a team.