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
The Test Specialist understands the business requirements, designs and executes test cases in order to achieve an optimal requirement coverage. She or he participates in the test design and architecture of the application and is able to fulfill the tasks according to the test strategy. Assists more junior members of the team and controls their work where applicable. Attention to details is a plus.
The Test Specialist will be part of a Test Center with several testing paths possible to be followed: Business Testing, Infrastructure and Environment Testing, Load- and Performance Testing, Test Data Management, Test Architecture and Test Automation.
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
Experience in Software Testing in at least one of the testing paths described above.
Experience in test method, test design, test execution, test documentation, reporting and specification.
Experience in understanding, creating and adapting the test architecture.
Experience in understanding, creating and adapting the test strategy.
General overview on the Software Development Lifecycle.
-English - Fluent
-German - Fluent (nice to have)
Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
ISTQB Foundation is a plus.
Nice to have experience in technologies like (or similar to): XML, Integration Bus, SOA, Cloud, JEE, UML, Architecture Modelling, Integration Architecture, Linux, Jenkins.
Nice to have experience in tools like (or similar to): Confluence, JIRA, Selenium, Test Data Management Tools, Performance Testing Tools
Eligible to work in country
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