Job Title: Development Tester Department: Technology
Location: Pune, India Report To: QA Manager
The IDeaS Development Tester is responsible for certifying analytical features of IDeaS
products during its software development life cycle. The ideal candidate should have the
interest and ability to take on advanced testing related to the implementation of analytics
projects. The candidate should be clear on the concepts of Quality Assurance and Quality control
techniques and methodology. In addition, the development tester works with other teams in
troubleshooting and resolving issues from the production environments.
•Tests software products through the use of systematic tests; analyzes test results
to ensure existing functionality and recommends corrective action.
•Design test cases by studying the requirements and functional specifications
•Interacts directly with developers/programmers to test program code during development
to ensure software quality and functionality.
•Designs, develops, maintains and documents testing tools to ensure quality integration
into the overall function.
•Perform regression testing and data integrity checks on a regular basis to have better
control over the deployed across the sites.
•Performs defect reporting and tracking
•Exercises independent judgment as to methods, techniques and evaluation criteria.
•Affects the quality of software products by influencing the design and testability during
•Coordinates with other groups to reach decisions on fixes and to plan retesting activities.
•Achieves understanding of product at a detailed level
•Develops, documents and maintains test suites for manual or automated testing
•Diagnoses and resolves problems from the production sites
•Learns any needed tools/skills efficiently and quickly
•Performs other duties, as assigned.
•Bachelor’s degree in sciences, engineering or related field or equivalent
•3+ years of experience in testing software products
•Possesses strong knowledge of software testing procedures and techniques and a good
understanding of SDLC processes.
•Agile/Scrum experience and familiarity with JIRA and Confluence.
•Good knowledge of database systems and SQL
•Working knowledge on Windows platform
•Experience in determining and solving QA issues using independent judgment and autonomy
to resolve complex issues
•Experience in using and customizing automated testing tools
•Excellent problem solving and analytical skills and flair for quality assurance (attention to detail)
•Effective communication skills
•Experience in testing hospitality domain products or analytics is plus
•Knowledge of scripting language like Groovy, Shell or Power Shell scripting
•Experience in a product development company
•Work is typically performed in an office environment, using simple, easy muscular movements, involving
only the handling of light materials, tools, or equipment in easy work positions, and with no special speed
requirements or long stretches of exertion.
•Vision requirements for this job include close vision and the ability to adjust focus.