Senior Test Engineer

  • RM4000 - RM5500
  • Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Scope International (M) Sdn Bhd
  • 06 Sep 16

The Senior Test Engineer must work with the test and application team(s) to validate the quality of the product delivered to the stakeholders as per GTM/group standards. They are also responsible for highlighting risks to the test manager and/or business stakeholders through timely and precise execution of manual/automated test scripts under minimal supervision.

Key Responsibilities

  • Identify issues in requirements, design specifications, application architecture and product documentation.
  • Develop test specifications based on various requirement documents within schedule constraints.
  • Develop test bed and/or test data and verify test environments (based on project requirements).
  • Perform functional and technical test execution activities (automated testing, where applicable) as per project engagement.
  • Constant communication and follow up with various stakeholders during test planning and execution phases.
  • Log software application defects (in standard defect management tools) and track it to closure.
  • Report and update test status promptly and accurately.
  • Assist the test lead in managing day-to-day testing activities, such as test monitoring and status reporting.
  • Participate in project meetings to provide feedback and statistics of the project in relation to the test quality.
  • Conduct reviews and inspections of project deliverables (for small size projects).
  • Good understanding and able to apply test processes laid down within GTM, and/or standards as defined by project and SCB.
  • Comply with the software quality management practices and policies (defined by QMF).
  • Responsive to customer and project needs, as well as managing customer expectations.
  • Establish a close working rapport with project team to understand issues and risks underlying the project.


  • Candidate must possess at least a Bachelor's Degree, Post Graduate Diploma, Professional Degree, Computer Science/Information Technology or equivalent.
  • At least 4-6 year(s) of working experience in the testing environment is required for this position.
  • High expertise in Programming languages like Ruby & Java.
  • Proven experience in Test Tools like UFT, Cucumber – Selenium or other industry standard tools.
  • Experienced in Test Program Management, Test Manual & Automation exposure (Scripting).
  • Other skill set (s): Hadoop, Teradata, SAS, MSTR, JIRA, AGILE, Test Automation, Test & Project Management.
  • This requirement is in the banking (Channels, Wealth or Trade) domain and experience in delivering large test management programs in a BFSI and distributed environment is a definite plus.
  • Excellent communication & co-ordination skills.
  • High degree of ownership & self drive to drive issues to closure.