• Software Quality Engineer - PHP

Industry E-Learning
Location Timisoara
Experience Range 3 - 20 Years
Qualification ISEB/ISTQB Foundation Certificate in Software Testing, Bachelor of Engineering (B.Tech/B.E)

Functional Teaching / Education / Language Specialist
Job Description
About Us
We know that people are our "greatest asset". Our staff’s professionalism, innovation, teamwork and dedication to excellence have helped us become one of the world’s leading technology companies. It is these qualities that are vital to our continued success. As a Ness employee you will be working on products and platforms for some of the most innovative software companies in the world. The opportunity to evolve your expertise by using new cutting edge technologies will expand your horizons and create an exciting work environment. You’ll also gain enormous knowledge working alongside other highly skilled professionals that will help accelerate your career progression. At Ness we treat our values of rigor, innovation and partnership with the highest priority and they are placed at the very core of our business — to guide us through our daily operations and interactions with our customers. We offer our employees exciting and challenging projects across a diverse range of industries, as well as the opportunity to collaborate with a group of forward thinking, capable partners around the globe.
About Company
Pearson Education is a British-owned education publishing and assessment service to schools and corporations, as well for students directly.
Roles and Responsibility


The candidate will support the QA function for a number of projects within Pearson IOKI.


The successful candidate will be a passionate and an experienced Software Quality Engineer. He/She will be brimming with enthusiasm and have brilliant ideas.


Day-to-day activities will include but are not only limited to:


  • planning, designing and carrying out automated and manual functional tests
  • designing and implementing automated integration tests in Postman
  • reporting test results
  • quality testing of the created software
  • close cooperation with other members of Scrum team and other departments


The Person:


The successful candidate will demonstrate the following.




  • Advise on QA best practices and processes
  • Strong aptitude to learn and adapt to new technologies and processes
  • Passionate about quality delivery 
  • A keen interest in QA/Testing technology
  • Outgoing team player, able to contribute to team success




  • Practical knowledge and experience of automation; Behat, Selenium (GRID, Webdriver), Postman
  • Practical knowledge and experience in programming; PHP
  • Practical knowledge and experience of database testing; MySQL, MongoDB
  • Practical knowledge and experience of testing techniques; Boundary Value Analysis, Equivalence Partitioning, State Transition, Use Case
  • Practical knowledge and experience of distributed version control system; GIT
  • Practical knowledge and experience of methodologies; Agile (BDD, ATDD,  FDD ,TDD), VModel, Waterfall
  • Practical knowledge and experience in Ad-Hoc, Exploratory and Risk based testing
  • Practical knowledge and experience of defect management: JIRA 
  • Practical knowledge and experience in testing “cloud” applications




  • ISEB/ISTQB Foundation Certificate in Software Testing
  • A Computer Science degree or equivalent practical qualification


Desired Skills

The following additional skills are desirable:

  • Knowledge of continuous integration and tools: Jenkins. ISEB Intermediate Certificate in Software Testing