Principal Software Quality Engineer

PAREXEL International
East Midlands Region
04 Oct 2016
27 Oct 2016
Contract Type
There are pivotal moments in every career: Sharing new treatments. Improving processes. Delivering life-saving advances. The people who succeed are the ones who make the journey go further and faster every time. What if you had a partner to support you as you reach the next level in your professional path? A partner who believes a collaborative environment is key to achieving your goals? A partner who is dedicated to your health and wellness so you can help make a difference in the lives of millions worldwide? That’s PAREXEL. We’re a diverse team of professionals focused on one goal: getting treatments into the hands of those who need them most. Working together, the results we bring to our clients and the opportunities we bring to our team get better with every step. How can we help you on your journey? Find your path, and learn more on LinkedIn, YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, and Glassdoor. We have an exciting opportunity for an Experienced Tester to join our offices in Nottingham - with Automation Testing At PAREXEL, we believe that the power to work independently and intelligently should be yours every day. Your ability to understand our clients’ needs and achieve quality results is critical to our reputation as one of the best clinical research organizations (CROs) in the world. Be part of our empowered PAREXEL Informatics team and contribute to our high performance approach to the design, development, integration, and delivery of innovative outcome focused solutions. An exciting and rewarding opportunity has arisen to join our industry leading PAREXEL Informatics team as PRINCIPAL SOFTWARE QUALITY ASSURANCE ENGINEER To contribute to our international recognized and innovative leadership. 1 sentence quote from Hiring Manager about the job: You’ll be able to further your knowledge of Agile - working with Product Owners and Scrum Masters. At PAREXEL, we believe that the power to work independently and intelligently should be yours every day. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES: - Participate in Designing and developing product testing/quality processes - Develop and execute thorough test plans and cases for multiple products and functional areas. - Act as an responsible resource in QA for one or more of the following technical areas : - Database Testing, Web Security, Web services testing, Performance/Load testing - Create, enhance, and maintain automated test scripts. - Analyzes new and emerging trends in quality assurance architecture, evaluates alternatives, and completes feasibility studies. - Clearly communicate testing results, defects, and status on a regular basis, and help to determine critical path decisions. KEY Skills : • Exposure in validating Web Based enterprise level Products which includes Test Strategy, Planning and Execution plans. • Strong experience in Developing, Enhancing and Executing automation scripts using C# / Specflow or QTP 11.0 / UFT • Experience in Database testing preferably SQL Server • Experience in Web-Service Testing Starting your journey with PAREXEL comes along with an extensive induction program and ongoing training while following your individual career path. We have been recognized as a 2015 Training Top 125 by Training Magazine for our excellence in employer-sponsored training and development programs. On your PAREXEL journey, you will be at the forefront of best practice in the Scaled Agile Framework SAFE, you will work with the highest caliber team members, and managers who know your strengths. If you’re looking for flexibility and work-life balance, we’re here to listen and help you move forward with your individual career path. This job was originally posted as