Senior Quality Assurance Analyst
We are PIMCO, a leading global asset management firm. We manage investments and develop solutions across the full spectrum of asset classes, strategies and vehicles: fixed income, equities, commodities, asset allocation, ETFs, hedge funds and private equity. PIMCO is one of the largest investment managers, actively managing more than $2.21 trillion in assets for clients around the world. PIMCO has over 3,025 employees in 20 offices globally. PIMCO is recognized as an innovator, industry thought leader and trusted advisor to our clients.
PIMCO is one of the world's premier fixed income investment managers with thousands of professionals around the world united in a single purpose: creating opportunities for our clients in every environment. Since 1971, we have brought innovation and expertise to our partnership with the institutions, financial advisors and millions of individual investors who entrust us with their assets. We aspire to cultivate performance and leadership through empowering our people, diversity of thought, and a commitment to an inclusive culture that engages in our global communities. Position Description:
Pacific Investment Management Company LLC (PIMCO) seeks a Senior Quality Assurance Analyst for its Newport Beach, CA location. Job ID 31302
Duties: Design, develop and maintain Quality Assurance (QA) automation frameworks. Gather, review, and analyze end user and business requirements. Develop architecture, define objectives, and engage in framework development. Develop code in Java, VbScript, and Structured Query Language (SQL) for automation framework. Implement data driven and keyword driven frameworks using unified functional testing and behavior driven testing using Selenium and Cucumber Frameworks. Lead, develop and implement robotics process automation framework for business processes. Implement Selenium driven framework for cross browser and cross-platform testing. Prepare detailed test plans and test cases, and consult with business analysts regarding testing options and strategies including applicable regulatory requirements. Prepare schedules and estimates, and provide input to program level testing deliverables. Lead cross-functional test teams to achieve project objectives. Execute and monitor testing activities and ensure they are completed as planned. Perform estimation using function point estimation technique to estimate Quality Assurance effort for each release and project. Track, report and verify software defects to ensure issue resolution. Coordinate testing efforts and complete testing within planned deadlines and budget. Execute core testing activities for functional, load, regression, security and performance testing. Position Requirements:
Requirements: Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Applications, Information Technology or related field, and five (5) years of post-baccalaureate, progressive experience in the position offered or related position. Employer will also accept a Master's degree in the stated fields and three (3) years of experience in the position offered or related position. Full term of required experience must include: Developing and executing scripts to automate functional end-to-end testing; Developing and maintaining an Agile testing framework that enhances Agile development practices; Performing quality assurance testing of software products through all phases of software development life cycle using Functional testing and regression/integration testing; Undertaking power business intelligence reporting to develop interactive models using Data Captured during Quality Assurance Activities; Utilizing Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) Quality Center to perform Quality Assurance plan, test set, and defect tracking; Utilizing SQL to perform database testing and complete ad-hoc reporting requests.
Background check and drug screening required prior to employment. Pacific Investment Management Company LLC is an EEO/AA Employer. This position is eligible for incentives pursuant to Pacific Investment Management Company LLC's Employee Referral Program. Benefits:
PIMCO is committed to offering a comprehensive portfolio of employee benefits designed to support the health and well-being of you and your family. Benefits vary by location but may include:
- Medical, dental, and vision coverage
- Life insurance and travel coverage
- 401(k) (defined contribution) retirement savings, retirement plan, pension contribution from your first day of employment
- Work/life programs such as flexible work arrangements, parental leave and support, employee assistance plan, commuter benefits, health club discounts, and educational/CFA certification reimbursement programs
- Community involvement opportunities with The PIMCO Foundation in each PIMCO office