Robert Half Technology Test Engineer in DES MOINES, Iowa

Our financially stable and growing Des Moines, IA client is looking to add a Test Engineer to their talented team! As a Test Engineer, you will be responsible for developing and applying quality procedures to ensure IT projects and development meet their business requirements. Additionally, you will be responsible for recommending and implementing appropriate QA testing framework for programs. This is a fantastic opportunity to have your voice heard and make an immediate impact! As a Test Engineer, you will be tasked with the key initiative of guiding department quality assurance practices from that of manual testing to test automation. Previous leadership experience is a plus, as you will help coach team members on Test Driven and Acceptance Test Driven Development practices that establish QA and Developer collaboration. Additionally, as a Test Engineer, you will partner with peers and management to continuously improve testing methods, process, and use of tools. This is a contract to full-time opportunity, salary upon conversion 85,000-95,000 DOE. Company culture focuses on work-life balance, exceptional retirement/investment options, and generous vacation plan are just a few of the perks this company has to offer! For immediate and confidential consideration, please email a current resume to today!

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Req ID: 01500-0010402623

Functional Role: Software Engineer

Country: USA

State: IA


Postal Code: 50309-8000

Compensation: $85,000.00 to $95,000.00 per year

Requirements: Requirements:

  • 8 years of relevant QA experience within IT is required.

  • Affinity for Agile software development and cultivating a culture of collaboration and innovation. Ideal candidate will be able to dig in and solve difficult technical problems and provide technical mentorship

  • Experience defining and leading the delivery of large, complex testing programs across all phases of testing; ability to represent department in cross-functional teams

  • Understanding of Automation frameworks and test optimization techniques

  • Able to create and implement regression testing plan for vendor developed application

  • Proven ability to build relationships to execute testing programs with multiple systems, and a diverse set of resources

  • Outstanding verbal and written communication skills and the ability to communicate with all levels in the organization.

  • Strong analytical, organizational and problem solving/decision making skills Preferred Skills:

  • Familiar with one or more of the following: C#, JAVA, Web Services, APIs, SQL, .NetCOBOL, TFS, and Visual Studio.

  • Experience with Agile testing practices and developing a successful automated testing strategy using multiple tools.

  • Experience with the following:

  • MSTest, Nunit or other Unit Test Framework

  • SOAPUI or other API Test Automation Framework

  • Specflow or other BDD Framework

  • Ranorex, or other UI Framework

  • Four-year degree in Math, Computer Science, or related field or equivalent work experience required.