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Software Quality Engineer

HostGator

HostGator

Software Engineering, Quality Assurance
India · Remote
Posted on Thursday, June 20, 2024

About Us:

Newfold Digital is a leading web technology company serving nearly seven million customers globally. Established in 2021 through the combination of leading web services providers Endurance Web Presence and Web.com Group, our portfolio of brands includes: Bluehost, Crazy Domains, HostGator, Network Solutions, Register.com, Web.com and many others. We help customers of all sizes build a digital presence that delivers results. With our extensive product offerings and personalized support, we take pride in collaborating with our customers to serve their online presence needs.

We seek a highly skilled Software Quality Engineer with 3 to 5 years of experience in software testing. The ideal candidate will have extensive knowledge of various forms of software testing, strong proficiency in UI and API testing, and hands-on experience with Zephyr. The candidate should also possess a clear understanding of testing fundamentals and be capable of creating detailed test plans. Experience with AEM, WordPress, and website front-of-site (FOS) performance monitoring is required. An ISTQB Foundation Level Certification is preferred.

Shift Timing: 2 pm to 11 pm IST (Supporting US brands)

What you’ll do:

Key Responsibilities:

  • Conduct various forms of software testing, including but not limited to functional, regression, integration, performance, and security testing.
  • Develop, maintain, and execute comprehensive test plans and test cases.
  • Perform UI and API testing to ensure the application meets business requirements and industry standards.
  • Utilize Zephyr for test management, tracking, and reporting.
  • Identify, document, and track software defects through to resolution.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams including developers, product managers, and other stakeholders to ensure high-quality deliverables.
  • Perform testing and performance monitoring for websites built on AEM (Adobe Experience Manager) and WordPress.
  • Conduct website front-of-site (FOS) performance monitoring to ensure optimal performance.
  • Stay updated with the latest industry trends and best practices in software testing.

Mandatory Skills:

  • Strong proficiency in all forms of software testing.
  • Excellent knowledge of UI and API testing.
  • Experience with Zephyr or similar test management tools.
  • Solid understanding of testing fundamentals and methodologies.
  • Experience with AEM and WordPress.
  • Proficiency in website front-of-site (FOS) performance monitoring.
  • ISTQB Foundation Level Certification (preferred).
  • Ability to create detailed and effective test plans.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent communication and teamwork abilities.
  • Proficiency with tools such as Selenium, JUnit, TestNG, or similar testing frameworks.
  • Experience with Agile/Scrum methodologies.
  • Basic knowledge of SQL and ability to write simple queries for testing purposes.
  • Familiarity with version control systems like Git.

Nice to Have:

  • Basic knowledge of automation testing tools.
  • Familiarity with DevOps practices and tools.
  • Understanding of AI concepts and their application in testing.
  • Knowledge of performance testing tools such as JMeter.
  • Experience with continuous integration tools such as Jenkins.
  • Basic knowledge of cloud environments (AWS, Azure, Google Cloud).
  • Knowledge of Google Analytics, Datadog, or similar monitoring tools.

Education:

  • Bachelor’s or Master's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field.

Why you’ll love us.

  • We’ve evolved: We provide three work environment scenarios. You can feel like a Newfolder in a work-from-home, hybrid, or work-from-the-office environment.
  • Work-life balance: Our work is thrilling and meaningful, but we know balance is key to living well.
  • We celebrate one another’s differences: We’re proud of our culture of diversity and inclusion. We foster a culture of belonging. Our company and customers benefit when employees bring their authentic selves to work. We have programs that bring us together on important issues and provide learning and development opportunities for all employees. We have 20+ affinity groups where you can network and connect with Newfolders globally.
  • We care about you : At Newfold, taking care of our employees is our top priority. We make sure that cutting edge benefits are in place for you. Some of the benefits you will have: We have partnered with some of the best insurance providers to provide you excellent Health Insurance options, Education/ Certification Sponsorships to give you a chance to further your knowledge, Flexi-leaves to take personal time off and much more. Building a community one domain at a time, one employee at a time. All our employees are eligible for a free domain and WordPress blog as we sponsor the domain registration costs.

Where can we take you? We’re fans of helping our employees learn differ ent aspects of the business, be challenged with new tasks, be mentored, and grow their careers. Unfold new possibilities with #teamnewfold!