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Quality Assurance Engineer in Durham, NC at MicroPact

Date Posted: 12/13/2018

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Why MicroPact?

When you join the MicroPact team you are surrounded by exceptionally talented, dedicated and creative individuals. We are proud that team member feedback has resulted in our being recognized as a 2017 Best Place to Work by The Washington Post, The Washingtonian, the Washington Business Journal, and Virginia Business Magazine.

We offer a comprehensive benefits package, 401K, and many opportunities for professional growth and advancement. Add to that our flexible work hours, casual dress code and commitment to telework, it’s easy to see why you should consider joining the MicroPact team.

Are you interested embarking on your career journey with our company? Read on to find out more about the next exciting opening within our team!

This role will play a key part in ensuring a high quality product for delivery projects.  The QA Engineer will be responsible for reviewing user stories and/or requirements, writing test cases, executing test cases and finding and retesting defects.

  • Takes responsibility for development and execution of a test plan for a new solution or large implementation
  • Performs manual testing to ensure that proposed software solutions conform to business requirements and software specifications
  • Participates in project team meetings to define appropriate test design
  • Defect analysis and reporting
  • Creates test cases according to user stories and business requirements
  • Reviews test design and test cases with the project team
  • Executes test cases to verify user interface and backend database conformity to finalized business requirements documentation
  • Documents test results in test case management solution in qTest
  • Interprets test data and performs root cause analyses
  • Documents defects and verifies that the code fixes resolves the original error and did not cause a regression issue

 Key Results Areas:

  • Defect Identification: Critical defects found before UAT and minimal test case rework after test case review
  • Documentation: Defect reports and test documentation are accurate, concise, understandable, and traceable to requirements
  • Communication: Correspondences with on and off shore resources are delineated to reduce delays caused by unclear language
  • Regularly updates test management tool with progress, and communicates status weekly





About entellitrak and MicroPact

MicroPact offers stable employment, a strong compensation and benefits package and a high energy work environment. More importantly, we provide opportunities for our staff to learn and grow with the end objective of building a team of highly skilled professionals that can solve client's software needs today and provide a supply of qualified people for future roles in management and executive teams.

 All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability.

Job Requirements


  • BS/ MS in Computer Science, Information Systems, or related field
  • Hands-on, real-world commercial software testing experience – preferably a web-based architecture with a database backend
  • 1-3 years of testing experience; automated testing and performance testing exposure preferred
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills are a must


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