Software QA Engineer (web/API testing)- Homes.com

Irvine, California, United States
Full-time
Posted

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Software QA Engineer (web/API testing)- Homes.com

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Job Description

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Homes.com offers today's demanding home buyers, renters, and those somewhere in between a simply smarter home search. With features like Homes.com Match, HomeShare and Snap & Search, homeshoppers now have a more personalized way to search for their next home. Since its launch over 25 years ago, Homes.com offers real estate professionals’ brand and property advertising, search engine marketing and instant response lead generation to help them succeed online.

This position is in our Irvine, CA office and has the opportunity for hybrid work with up to two days remote per week. Four-day work weeks are also an option for those applicants that are interested.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Ensures that products conform to business requirements/company policies, software quality standards, and established procedures
  • Confirms that testable systems are specified, designed and implemented
  • Designs, documents and implements procedures and techniques that are consistent with departmental SQA Methodology for analyzing, testing, and evaluating the risk (software & business), accuracy, completeness, internal integrity/consistency, testability and overall quality of business systems and SDLC processes
  • Creates and maintains SQA deliverables including test plans, test cases, test data, project test progress and release reports, application turnover documents and test schedules
  • Recommends and assists in corrective actions taken at all stages of product life
  • Submits and tracks production (maintenance) and release issues in their respective systems
  • Develops automated regression test suites using automated testing tools

QUALIFICATIONS

  • BS degree in information systems, computer science, or related field.
  • 5 years industry experience as a software quality assurance test engineer
  • An understanding of quality assurance test methodologies, deliverables, processes, strategies, metrics, techniques and the software development life cycle (SDLC) is critical.
  • Knowledge in API Testing and working in an Agile environment
  • Experience testing mission-critical relational database applications, and web-based enterprise systems
  • Experience reporting, regressing and reproducing software problems.
  • Experience using Postman or Swagger

PREFERRED QUALIFCATIONS AND SKILLS

  • Experience with Microsoft Visual Studio and TFS.
  • Must be detail-oriented and possess strong organizational, written and verbal skills
  • Proven capacity to effectively interface with dynamic development teams
  • Ability to prioritize, multi-task and proactive.
  • Hands on experience in automation using selenium and good understanding of automation testing strategies and tools.
  • Strong working knowledge of SQL and Relational Databases with relational databases (administration and T-SQL)

OVERVIEW OF COMPANY:

Founded in 1987, CoStar Group is the leading provider of commercial real estate information, analytics, and online marketplaces. Our suite of online services enables clients to analyze, interpret and gain unmatched insight on commercial property values, market conditions and current availability. Behind some of the most well-known brands in the industry, CoStar Group includes CoStar, the largest provider of CRE research and real-time data; LoopNet, the most heavily trafficked mobile and online real estate marketplace; Apartments.com, the premier rental home resource for renters, property managers and owners; STR, the leading provider of performance benchmarking and comparative analytics to the hotel industry; BizBuySell, the largest online marketplace for businesses-for-sales; and Lands of America, the leading operator of online marketplaces for rural real estate.

Headquartered in Washington, DC, CoStar Group maintains offices throughout the U.S. and in Europe, Canada, and Asia with a staff of over 4,300 worldwide.

WHATS IN IT FOR YOU:

Working at CoStar Group means you'll enjoy a culture of collaboration and innovation that attracts the best and brightest across a broad range of disciplines. In addition to generous compensation and performance-based incentives, you'll be supported in both your professional and academic growth with internal training, tuition reimbursement, and an inter-office exchange program.

Our benefits package includes (but is not limited to):

  • Comprehensive healthcare coverage: Medical / Vision / Dental / Prescription Drug
  • Life, legal, and supplementary insurance
  • Commuter and parking benefits
  • 401(K) retirement plan with matching contributions
  • Employee stock purchase plan
  • Paid time off
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • On-site fitness center and/or reimbursed fitness center membership costs (location dependent), with yoga studio, Pelotons, personal training, group exercise classes, as well as Segways and bikes available for use during the day
  • Complimentary gourmet coffee, tea, hot chocolate, prepared foods, fresh fruit, and other healthy snacks

Be part of a team of professionals enjoying the opportunity to learn, do, and grow in a rewarding atmosphere. But don't just take our word for it - see why our team chose to work at and stay at CoStar Group:

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