QA Engineer (Software)

  • 800 E 96th St, Indianapolis, IN 46240, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

At KSM Consulting, you are bigger, bolder, and brighter. You bring innovative ideas to the table, and you learn from the experts sitting beside you. You stand on the shoulders of giants and on some days, you are the giant. That’s what we call… 

You. Amplified. 

At our 135-person (and growing!), Indianapolis-based technology, data, and management consulting firm, you’ll be exposed to the latest industry trends as well as some of the most challenging problems our clients face. And through deep understanding, tenacity, collaboration, and know-how, you help those clients find the solution that’s right for them. In everything you do, you’ll help your clients, colleagues, and communities thrive. 

Job Description

At KSMC we are fearless problem solvers.  We are passionate about helping our clients solve their toughest problems.  Data analytics is a core component of how we do this. 

We are looking for QA Engineers to join our talented business applications team.  As a QA Engineer, you will work closely with many teams across our company on complex, advanced software projects to perform unit testing, user acceptance testing, and automated test suite management responsibilities. 

You will be directly responsible for the solutions we build for our clients, addressing their business needs through requirements gathering and collaborating on solution reviews. We are looking for self-starters with the skills necessary to empathize with the clients’ needs, translate technical complexities, develop appropriate solutions, and contribute to the growth of our technology and data-driven company. 

Here’s what a typical day for you might look like: 

  • Leading Quality Assurance strategies to meet client’s objectives 
  • Creating and maintaining clear test plans and test cases to support functional, performance, and scalability testing 
  • Designing, developing and executing end to end regression, functional, and performance automation testing 
  • Conduct research and development as well as contribute to the long-term positioning of and emerging technologies related to QA/testing solutions 
  • Documenting and demonstrating solutions by developing documentation, flowcharts, layouts, diagrams, charts, code comments, and clear code 
  • Improving operations by recommending changes in policies and procedures. 
  • Involvement in client-facing project activities such as requirements gathering, solution reviews, and explaining technical complexities and business benefits in layperson terms 
  • Estimating, prioritizing, planning and coordinating quality testing activities 
  • Track quality assurance metrics, like defect densities and open defect counts 

Qualifications

Some of the qualifications and skills we are expecting include the following: 

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a technical field 
  • 3+ years in a QA engineering or similar role. 
  • 3+ years of industry experience creating, developing, maintaining and executing automated test scripts to meet defined requirements 
  • 2+ years of industry experience automating API and front-end testing 
  • Hands-on experience with integrating automated testing with CI/CD servers for continuous integration. 
  • Hands-on experience with modern programming languages like .NET Web APIs and JavaScript frameworks like React 
  • Familiarity with containerization and microservices 
  • Experience working in an Agile development model. 
  • Collaborative team player who is detailed oriented focused on solution quality and execution. 
  • Progressive mindset particularly around deployment models and emerging technologies. 
  • Comfortable working across a wide range of project sizes and industries. 

Additional Information

What you should know about KSMC:

  • KSMC employees work hard. We solve big problems, serve lots of clients, and are generally engaged throughout the entire workday and beyond.
  • We compensate well and show our appreciation in lots of ways including Thursday Throwdowns, quarterly employee events, Community Day, and family outings.
  • We have a great benefits package including four weeks of paid vacation.
  • Our snack room is well stocked with healthy drinks and food to keep you going during your work day.
  • Our comprehensive wellness program includes team recreation activities and wellness reimbursement.
  • We pride ourselves in having the best talent in the industry and hope that you’re up for the challenge!

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, sex, disability, national origin, race, religion, or veteran status.

Equal Opportunity Employer