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Junior QA Engineer

Permanent IT
  • Done virtually until job offer
  • Work from Home while on Quarantine
  • Fixed morning shift, Mondays-Fridays

Position Responsibilities

  • Perform all QA activities aligned to the Product Test Strategy, leveraging the latest tools and technologies to provide comprehensive coverage of the product
  • Execute and support the activities to ensure efficient and effective QA of all product changes
  • Collaborate with Engineering, Product Management teams throughout the SDLC to ensure effective and efficient delivery of high-quality solutions that deliver business value
  • For small – medium solutions, is able to Plan, Design and implement effective Test Design and Test Cases that effectively meet all Quality metrics, including Test coverage, traceability and time for execution
  • Knowledgeable of testing phases and approaches, including functional, regression, integration, and end-to-end
  • Has potential to develop strong problem-solving skills that allow them to test software, identify bugs, and solve errors
  • Work collaboratively with QA, development, and business groups to complete testing.
  • Support the Management/Test Lead to drive the execution of effective QA activities within the QA group
  • Adheres to all required standards compliance (SOC, ISO)
  • Embraces the effective execution of defined SDLC practices across the Product Development Group.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Foundation level understanding of ISTQB concepts
  • Basic understanding of Test Design and collaborative Test Driven Development
  • Understanding of various Software Development lifecycles and the strengths and weaknesses of each
  • Effective communication skills
  • Basic knowledge of programming tools and techniques that can be applied to Test Automation is desirable
  • Experience with Jira / QMetry is desirable
  • HR and/or payroll systems experience is desirable
  • Functional knowledge of HR and/or payroll business processes is desirable
  • Proficient with personal computer tools, preferably Microsoft Windows, Word, Excel etc


Values Competencies Required

  • Passion: You inspire others and care intensely about Ascender's success.
  • Curiosity: You seek to understand yourself and how you can contribute outside of your speciality. You constantly seek feedback so you can improve.
  • Authenticity: You communicate in an open, honest and respectful way.
  • Selflessness: You look to win as a team and exhibit a relentless pursuit of excellence in all that you do. You put the customer first.
  • Courage: You have the courage to challenge the status quo, make tough decisions and embrace change.
  • Impact: You are a player on the field focused on results, not a spectator watching the game.
  • Transformation: You strive to be innovative and make the complex, simple.
  • Integrity: You do the right thing, even when no one is watching.
LocationEastwood City, Manila, Philippines
Applications closeMay 16, 2021
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