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Web Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer [Job Code:WQAE]
(Software Developer)
Manipal Dot Net Pvt Ltd has openings for self-motivated, team-oriented, hard-working Web QA Engineers, to contribute to an exciting project in Information Extraction from semi structured HTML pages.
Job Responsibilities:
  • Verify and validate Xpath templates that extract attributes from HTML product pages.
  • Understand Information Extraction requirements; translate these into test approaches that include exploratory manual/visual testing and any additional automated tests deemed appropriate.
  • Provide input to our existing test frameworks (manual/automated) from points of view of test coverage, performance, etc.
  • Work under minimal supervision and collaborate effectively with Head of QA, Project Managers, and Developers to realize your QA deliverables.
  • Proactively suggest and take ownership of improvements to QA processes and methodologies by employing other technologies and tools, including but not limited to: browser add-ons, Excel add-ons, UI-based test automation tools etc.
  • Provide training and guidance to junior colleagues when necessary
  • Draw conclusions about data quality by producing basic descriptive statistics, summaries, and visualizations.
  • Prepare regular testing reports, summarizing product quality and stability.

Desirable Skill Set:
  • Strong knowledge of software QA methodologies, tools, and processes.
  • Excellent level of written and spoken English; confident communicator; able to communicate on both technical and non-technical levels with various stakeholders
  • Prior QA experience in testing HTML Information Extraction engines (where the focus was on verifying data and information quality, rather than testing application functionality) is a distinct advantage
  • Solid grasp of web technologies and protocols (HTML, XPath, JSON, HTTP, CSS etc.) and experience in developing tests for retail and e-commerce webpages is desirable
  • Experienced in the use of browser-based debuggers e.g. Chrome debugger.
  • Experienced in the use of code sharing repositories e.g. Github.
  • Excellent general computer skills:
  • Web Browsers (Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, or Firefox).
  • Document and Spreadsheet Editing (Microsoft Office or Open Office).
  • Email (Thunderbird).
  • Good typing skills.

Personal Skills:
  • Keen attention to detail.
  • Ability to thoroughly follow written instructions.
  • Creative thinking ability to design new test scenarios.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Must be a quick learner.
  • Must be self-motivated, and work productively with minimal supervision.

Qualifications:
  • BSc(Computers)/BCA/BE/ME/MSc/MCA in Electronics/Computers/IT Systems.
  • Master ´s Degree Preferred.
  • Prior industry experience, in web testing and automation is preferred.
  • Candidates without experience in this domain may be considered for Trainee positions.