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IBM Test Specialist: SDET in BANGALORE, India

Introduction

As a Test Specialist at IBM, your analytical and technical skills will directly impact the quality of the software we create. Come work in an agile environment where you will help each iteration reach the next level. Whether the testing is manual, automated, or cognitive, you hold a key role in releasing the best deliverables to IBM’ers and our clients.

Your Role and Responsibilities

You and IBM India

IBM's Purpose is to be essential to our clients, to the world and one another and we are confident that together as IBMers we will drive this purpose. Joining IBM is about joining a culture of openness, teamwork, trust, and the invitation and expectation to have a voice. Join us and Do your Best Work Ever.

IBM is recognized gold standard for inclusion, reflected in winning, to name few, the 2018 Catalyst Award for advancing women in business, the National Award Best Employer of People with Disabilities and being named one of the top 5 2018 Top Companies for Women Technologists for building an inclusive workplace — We advocate for fairness and equality as everyone is, and always has been, welcome at IBM.

Business Unit Introduction

We at IBM Global Business Services (GBS) are a dynamic group of Business, Strategy and Technology professionals - a specific source of market-leading Industry Consulting, Application and Business process management, supported by the industry's most sophisticated outcome-based delivery model. All designed to be the Digital Reinvention partner for leading clients across the world - providing value-led and asset-powered end to end solutions.

With a global footprint in over 170 countries, we are empowering clients to build upon their tremendous heritage in Application Innovation processes and also transform them to a Cloud, Cognitive and Social centric world. With skills across six sectors and 17 industries, all major service lines and competencies, IBM’s GBS is a promising business unit in itself to be a part of.

Through our unique global delivery network; IBM offers global expertise coupled with a deep understanding of local capabilities, markets and cultures you could be part of and partner on some great projects with some of the best corporations in the world across geographies.

Our IBM and Salesforce strategic partnerships strengthens and delivers new solutions to enterprise customers using IBM Cloud and Watson services with Salesforce Quip and Salesforce Service Cloud Einstein. Together we deliver solutions that bring together the power of AI and enable companies to make smarter decisions, faster than ever before.

Who you are:

  • As Test Specialist, you are responsible for testing performance, load, scalability / capacity, networks and infrastructure

  • You will be involved in the planning, design, management, execution, and reporting of tests using appropriate testing tools and techniques.

  • Responsible to administer and manage the complete Delivery with support Skills Performance and Capacity Management.

  • Contribute to knowledge management within our Technology Consulting practice

What you’ll do:

  • Examine and evaluate performance criteria and standards compliance to ensure that new and amended systems, together with any interfaces, perform as specified.

  • Plan, develop and communicate the test design during test specification development with focus on both the functional and non-functional requirements for testability against the technical acceptance criteria and quality metrics

  • Work with the Test Architect to define the test automation framework, methods and tools to uncover performance issues

  • Utilize performance tools, analyzing results, resolving performance related issues, including optimization and tuning

  • Perform the role of a Specialists who primarily apply their technical skills in an internal or external client billable services and implementation environment

  • Excite and motivate fellow practitioners and set them up for success in completing their scope of work

How we’ll help you grow:

  • You’ll have access to all the technical and management training courses that will help you

  • You’ll learn directly from guide developers in the field; our team leads love to mentor

  • You'll have the opportunity to work in many different areas to identify what really excites you

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • 6 to 8+ years of experience in testing the data flow for Data warehouse systems

  • Demonstrated experience in database and data warehouse concepts using oracle and SQL server

  • Working knowledge of Informatica, TIDAL and OBIEE along with writing complicated SQL queries with any of the programming languages like Java, Python, or PL-SQL.

  • Proven expertise in any of the automation tools like Selenium or QTP along with SQL - ALM

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Profound knowledge of Software Development Process and Testing life cycle.

  • 3+ years' experience in Quality Assurance and Software Testing along with expertise in Java 1.7 and Java Design Patterns

  • Understanding of TestNG/Junit, Ant/Maven and Jenkins

  • Responsible for development of application changes, testing the changes and driving continuous delivery transformation within Scrum teams

  • Experience in application development, defining testing strategies, creating and automating service based and UI based test cases

  • Driven adoption of BDD / TDD in Agile / Scrum teams

  • Understanding of DevOps and integration of test automation into Continuous Delivery pipelines

  • Proven understanding of industry best practices in QA - e.g. use of virtual services to test early, ideal mix of service based versus UI bases tests, risk-based testing coverage, etc

  • Maintain technical knowledge by attending educational workshops, reviewing publications

About Business Unit

IBM Services is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants that design, build, and run foundational systems and services that is the backbone of the world's economy. IBM Services partners with the world's leading companies in over 170 countries to build smarter business by reimagining and reinventing through technology, with its outcome-focused methodologies, industry-leading portfolio and world class research and operations expertise leading to results-driven innovation and enduring excellence.

Your Life @ IBM

What matters to you when you’re looking for your next career challenge?

Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world? What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities – where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust – where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.

Impact. Inclusion. Infinite Experiences. Do your best work ever.

About IBM

IBM’s greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that progress is made through progressive thinking, progressive leadership, progressive policy and progressive action. IBMers believe that the application of intelligence, reason and science can improve business, society and the human condition. Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with more than 380,000 IBMers serving clients in 170 countries.

Location Statement

For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.

Being You @ IBM

IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.

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