Management and staff in Kofax’s Quality Assurance job family help the company to assure that its products and technology solutions are designed and built in accordance with company standards and customer requirements.
The position of Engineer is a core, entry-level departmental role and appointees are expected to perform whole core departmental tasks;
albeit more basic tasks by comparison to Senior Engineers / Specialists and above.
Engineers will perform some of the following work and be involved in other aspects, as assigned :
Developing quality assurance standards, requirements and metrics for all Kofax products and their applications, as well as customer-specific technology solutions
Identifying, acquiring and using industry best-practice equipment, systems and programs for conducting all product and solutions’ quality assurance testing
Working with cross-functional partners, such as Core Engineering and Product Management, to proactively evaluate product roadmaps and other innovations;
contributing a specialist quality assurance perspective and providing such input and feedback into the development process
Developing and executing against quality assurance test plans : Developing and maintaining automated test programs and scriptsDeveloping and executing against detailed test procedures and test casesCollaborating with cross-functional partners to resolve problems and identify root causes of potential defectsEvaluating and reporting on test execution results
Working within team and across departments to identify, recommend, develop, implement and maintain quality assurance testing processes and practices;
continuously contributing to streamlined, more effective and efficient quality assurance testing
Contributing, as appropriate, to downstream business activities such as technical publications and other technical communications’ tool development to ensure streamlined and effective end-user use of Kofax software products and their applications
Through efficient and effective quality assurance testing standards, tools, techniques and execution, helping Core Engineering and other cross-functional partners to maximize the potential for new or updated releases to be completed on-time, on-target, on-budget and without compromise to quality
Supporting other internal and external partners / stakeholders / customers, as and when appropriate, in responding to quality assurance testing inquiries and / or other ad hoc needs
Staying abreast of industry and field developments; remaining current in the latest quality assurance testing technologies and functionalities, as well as ever-evolving needs of customers and their customers
While the job description describes what is anticipated as the requirements of the position, the job requirements are subject to change based upon any changing needs and requirements of the business.
Proficient in installation, configuration, and troubleshooting of enterprise server and client applications on Microsoft Windows in a virtual environment.
Knowledge of software testing of enterprise system consisting of distributed server components, services, database server clients, WebUI, and supported hardware devices.
Experience in an Agile and waterfall environments for fast-paced software development and testing release cycle.
Demonstrated ability to "think outside the box" when creating and executing test plans.
Good command of English.
Candidates for this position should hold the following qualifications, have the following experience, and be able to demonstrate the following competencies to be considered as a suitable applicant.
Please note that except where specified as preferred, or as a plus, all points listed below are considered minimum requirements.
Bachelors Degree in a related discipline is strongly preferred
Typically has 3-5 years’ relevant technical experience
Kofax, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer M / F / D / V