QA Automation Engineer - Trainee

Verisk Nepal Pvt. Ltd.

Verisk Nepal is the software development and information technology (IT) service support center for Verisk Analytics. We’re a dedicated team of software and IT professionals who provide technical support to Verisk’s businesses. At Verisk Nepal, we help our internal clients focus on their business solutions while we focus on the technology. Verisk Nepal is a wholly owned subsidiary of ISO, a Verisk Analytics business.

Detailed Job description / requirements:

Responsibilities - 

  •  Act as QA lead on a wide variety of projects
  •  Lead analysis for the purposes of developing test cases and test data for websites, web application workflows and back-end data intense applications in such a way that defects are uncovered as early as possible
  •  Clearly define test plans, scenarios, scripts, and procedures
  •  Provide usability and functionality feedback to business and developers
  •  Perform hands-on manual testing while scripting automated tests to ensure application functionality, performance and security
  •  Continuously develop and socialize best practices for the design and development of robust and easily maintainable QA Automation Suites.
  •  Serve as a liaison to business analyst and product owner, providing feedback on application readiness for migrations.
  •  Be involved in all phases of the agile software development lifecycle

Education Level: At least a Bachelor’s degree from recognized university

Experience Required: Fresher; 1-2 years’ experience working in JAVA

Skills and Knowledge - 

  •  Passion / Willingness to work and grow as a Software QA Engineer
  •  Ability to analyze acceptance criteria and discuss scenarios with team with a goal of identifying possible issues upfront even before the feature is developed
  •  Ability to build automated test scripts, plan tests and strategies according to the project
  •  Thorough and disciplined, ability to analyze a problem and weight severity of the issue
  •  Dedicated worker skilled at collaborating in a team setting
  •  Proven excellent problem-solving and analytic skills
  •  Demonstrated excellent communication skills
  •  Familiarity with Agile workflow as well as Atlassian Jira and Confluence

Technical Expertise:

  • Strong understanding of object-oriented programming
  • Proficient in JAVA programming language
  • Knack for writing clean, readable, and easily maintainable QA automation workflows
  • Technically familiar with development concepts and formats such as SQL, XML, JSON and scripting languages 
  • Proficient in SQL and relational database concepts, knowledge of NoSQL DB preferably MongoDB
  • Knowledge of web services – RESTful APIs
  • Knowledge or experience using automation tools like JMeter and Selenium would be a big plus point


Job Overview

Salary Based on experience
Position Type Full Time
Position Level Junior Level
Posted Date 06 Jan, 2021
Apply Before 05 Feb, 2021
City Kathmandu