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The Home Depot, Inc.

QA Engineer - Military veterans preferred

The Home Depot, Inc. - Houston, TX

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POSITION PURPOSEGlobal Custom Commerce is\u00a0looking for an experienced QA Engineer who is ready to step up and help a small, agile development team deliver high-quality, innovative solutions that combine the best of our existing capabilities, off-the-shelf technologies and custom code.\u00a0 The QA Engineer is an awesome software test engineer with the ability to work well within a self-organizing development team that adapts to change and continuously improves to reach extremely high levels of productivity. The QA Engineer leads by example. Others follow because they respect the technical expertise and laser focus on delivering high quality business value that the QA Engineer brings to the team every single day. The QA Engineer works closely with the VP of Software Delivery to ensure that the team\u2019s testing approach is aligned with the broader organization.Why work here? Our entrepreneurial roots and maverick mentality, coupled with the resources and backing of the #1 home improvement retailer in the world, The Home Depot, is a unique opportunity for you to be a transformative retail disrupter. Plus, GCC is the world\u2019s largest online window covering company, and we\u2019ve got a demonstrably awesome 20-year track record. From our open-floor office to our open-door ethos, our culture is rooted in improving, evolving, and having fun (we\u2019re pretty serious about cake, cook-offs, ping pong, meaningful work and exciting projects). Most importantly, our team members are always inspired, engaged, and ready for growth.That means you\u2019ll have the resources and the runway to create truly magical, out-of-the-box work. Moreover, you will play an important role in leveraging our culture, people, systems, processes, and technology \u2014 ultimately to provide incredible customer experiences, while growing business for GCC and The Home Depot. This is your chance to be part of something big, in a small start-up environment.We\u2019re ranked as one of The Top 5 Workplaces in Texas and have consistently won the following awards: The Best Place to Work in Houston (Houston Business Journal), Houston\u2019s Top Workplaces (Houston Chronicle) and Houston\u2019s Best and Brightest.MAJOR TASKS, RESPONSIBILITES AND KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES20%- Analyzes project requirements and develops test plans, test cases and other testing documentation20%- Identifies functionality that can most benefit from test automation and helps implement its automation20%- Executes test cases10%- Determines correct level of regression testing based on planned changes10%- Works with the team to maximize quality of deliveries10%- Contributes towards initiatives that improve the consistency and quality of our products10%- Ensures testing processes minimize production errorsNATURE AND SCOPEThis position will report to the Director of Interconnected Retail. This position has 0 direct reports.ENVIRONMENTAL JOB REQUIREMENTSEnvironment: Located in a comfortable indoor area. Any unpleasant conditions would be infrequent and not objectionable.Travel: Typically requires overnight travel less than 10% of the time.MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONSMust be eighteen years of age or older.Must be legally permitted to work in the United States.Education Required:The knowledge, skills and abilities typically acquired through the completion of a bachelor's degree program or equivalent degree in a field of study related to the job.Years of Relevant Work Experience: 4 yearsPhysical Requirements:Most of the time is spent sitting in a comfortable position and there is frequent opportunity to move about. On rare occasions there may be a need to move or lift light articles.Preferred Qualifications:Familiarity with the architecture of e-commerce solutions at and/or The Home DepotKnowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies:Has a strong working knowledge of software testing and has applied that knowledge across a number of projects in a team settingExperience working on agile development teams involved in new product developmentVery broad and deep application testing skills (manual and automated) including experience delivering automated tests for web applicationsHands-on experience in testing complex business applications, understanding large complex environments, and knowledge of requirements based testing. Includes hands on knowledge\u00a0of automated frameworks like\u00a0Selenium and Appium web driver.SQL experience with the ability to write basic SQL queries to retrieve data for verificationsNaturally curious with the ability to break software in a constructive mannerExperience setting up manual/automation/regression test scenariosStrong organization skills with an excellent attention to detailGood oral and written communication skills

5 days 13 hours ago

The Home Depot, Inc.


QA Engineer - Military veterans preferred The Home Depot, Inc. - Houston, TX, United States


Location: Houston, TX

Company Profile:
The Home Depot was founded in 1978 by Bernie Marcus and Arthur Blank. Along with investment banker Ken Langone and merchandising guru Pat Farrah, the founders’ vision of one-stop shopping for the do-it-yourselfer came to fruition when they opened the first two Home Depot stores on June 22, 1979, in Atlanta, Georgia. The first stores, at around 60,000 square feet each, were cavernous warehouses that dwarfed the competition and stocked 25,000 SKUs, much more than the average hardware store at that time. Empty boxes piled high on the shelves gave the illusion of even more product. From the start, associates were able to offer the best customer service in the industry, guiding customers through projects such as laying tile, changing a fill valve or handling a power tool. Not only did store associates undergo rigorous product knowledge training, but they also began offering clinics so customers could learn how to do it themselves. The Home Depot revolutionized the home improvement industry by bringing the know-how and the tools to the consumer and by saving them money.