Charles Schwab QA Engineer in Indianapolis, Indiana
Indianapolis - IN, INDYC, 8332 Woodfield Crossing Blvd, 46240-2482
We believe that , when done right, investing liberates people to create their own destiny. We are driven by our purpose to champion every client’s goals with passion and integrity. We respect and appreciate the diversity of our employees, our clients, and the communities we serve. We challenge conventions strategically to create value for our clients, our firm and the world. We live and bring to life the concept of ‘own your tomorrow’ every day. We champion our employee strengths, guide their development, and invest in their long-term success. We hire optimistic, results-oriented, curious, innovative, and adaptable people with the desire to help our clients and one another succeed.
As a company, we were established by Chuck at http://www.aboutschwab.com/about/leadership/charles_schwab over 40 years ago to champion Main Street over Wall Street, and to help Americans transform themselves from earners to owners. Through advocacy and innovation, we work to make investing more affordable, accessible and understandable for all. As we enter our fifth decade, we are looking for talented, innovative and driven people who believe they can help themselves, and our clients, create a better future.
This position is located within the Sales & Service Technology (SST) group at Charles Schwab and will support the Contact Center Experience (CCX) Reporting & Automation (R&A) team. This team provides internal reporting and various web-based applications to our Financial Professionals, Leadership, and Support Organizations enabling them to be more productive and effective with our clients. R&A does this by designing, developing and implementing custom solutions for our business partners to meet strategic business and technical objectives.
What you’ll do:
SST is seeking a Software QA Engineer to test on multiple projects in close co-ordination with Development, Business, and Release Management. It’s the responsibility of the individual to ensure our software releases are high quality and provide an exceptional user experience.
The individual shall also be responsible for working with other QA leads to determine testing strategies/plan, test data definition and set-up, test execution, bug reporting, test status/metrics, etc., while being able to independently make quality decisions. The role is well suited for a multi-faceted QA professional who may have varied experience in software development while seeking newer challenges in his/her career at Charles Schwab.
What you have:
A graduate in Computer Science/Information Science or equivalent with formal testing certification
3+ years in software Quality Assurance
Familiar with formal test tools like Atlassian Zephyr, HP Quality Center/Microsoft Test Manager, MS Team Foundation Server, Automation tools like MS Coded UI, QTP/BPT, Silk; and Toad or PL SQL, Putty etc.
Familiarity with Continuous Delivery (CI) & Continuous Delivery (CD)
Familiarity with automation frameworks
Familiarity with Call Center Desktop application (softphone, etc.) preferred
Knowledge of Bitbucket/Bamboo preferred
Ability to run batch processing using Unix, write and create complex SQL statements to ensure data integrity
Proficiency with testing web services using SOAP tools would be an advantage
Experience with performance testing tools highly desirable (i.e., experience with writing, executing, and analyzing performance test cases)
Experience converting business user stories and functional system requirements into detailed test cases
Provide and meet estimates for assigned deliverables. Establish priorities and coordinate activities ensuring business requirements are met
Experience with Agile software development methodologies and QA responsibilities within an Agile Scrum Team
Ability to work collaboratively in a fast-paced, highly energetic, geographically dispersed environment
Ability to learn quickly, communicate effectively, write detailed and thorough documentation, troubleshoot and problem solve
What you’ll get:
Comprehensive Compensation and Benefits package
Financial Health: 401k Match, Employee Stock Purchase Plan, Employee Discounts, Personalized advice, Brokerage discounts
Work/Life Balance: Sabbatical, Paid Parental Leave, New Mothers returning to work Program, Tuition Reimbursement Programs, Time off to volunteer, Employee Matching Gifts Program
Everyday Wellness: Health and Lifestyle Wellness Rewards, Onsite Fitness Classes, Healthy Food Choices, Wellness Champions
Inclusion: Employee Resource Groups, Commitment to diversity, Strategic partnerships
Not just a job, but a career, with an opportunity to do the best work of your life
Learn more about Life@Schwab at http://www.aboutschwab.com/careers/lifeatschwab/" .
Charles Schwab & Co., Inc. is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversifying its workforce. It is Schwab's policy to provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), gender identity or expression, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, legally protected medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, military status, citizenship status or any other status that is protected by law. Schwab also does not discriminate against applicants or employees because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. At Schwab, we believe that every employee, through their diverse abilities and experiences, can contribute to our growth, innovation and client loyalty. We embrace diversity and are committed to providing equal opportunity to all employees and applicants. If you have a disability, and require reasonable accommodations in the application process, call Human Resources at 800-725-3535. We will be happy to assist you. Schwab will only share your accommodation request with those individuals who have a specific need to know. The request for an accommodation will not affect Schwab's hiring decisions. All other submissions should be performed online.
Languages:English - spoken
Current Licenses / Certifications:None
Relevant Work Experience:IT-Software Quality Assurance (QA)-2-5 yrs
Position Located In:IN - Indianapolis
Job Type:Full Time
Activation Date: Wednesday, April 25, 2018
Expiration Date: Thursday, July 26, 2018