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OPENS AT: Sep 22, 2017, 07:30 AM

CLOSES AT: Sep 24, 2017, 12:30 PM


FirstInsight Software Testing Hiring Challenge

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There will be one question, you are expected to perform Manual and Automation testing on a web app and submit the results.

  • For manual testing, you are expected to submit an excel sheet which must contain extensive test cases for every task with its result.
  • For automation, make sure you capture screenshot for every error you get and upload.
  • Zip all your Testing Reports, Screenshots, Source code (Zip in your .jar for Selenium), and Deployment Instructions and upload the file.

Full-time, direct hire position with competitive compensation and excellent benefits.

FirstInsight is seeking Software Test Engineers for its InsightSUITE team. You will be part of a dynamic engineering team helping build enterprise web and mobile applications used by global retailers and brand manufacturers to make better product selection, pricing, planning and marketing decisions.

You will be responsible for ensuring that we always deliver high quality products and solutions to our customers.

We are looking for candidates interested in employing their technical and critical thinking skills to build great products and solutions and have a desire to make a global impact in a fast-growing company.


Software Test Engineer
Experience: 3 years+
Job Location: Chennai
Openings: 6


  • Collaborate with Product Management, Design and Development to develop a strong understanding of the product, its intended capabilities and objectives.
  • Design and create test cases and scripts that would cover the business and technical use cases correctly and completely.
  • Use appropriate tools and frameworks to document, execute and record results of the test cases.
  • Contribute to the test automation strategy for the product by generating appropriate automated tests where applicable.
  • Execute and analyze automated tests and follow up on resulting action items appropriately.
  • Document, track and escalate issues appropriately and follow them through to completion.
  • Support deployment activities and related testing activities as needed.
  • Facilitate and participate in meetings as necessary to coordinate activities across teams located across the globe.

Formal Education & Certification

  • University degree in the field of computer science, information technology, or another rigorous discipline is required.
  • ISTQB or similar certifications in relevant technologies and processes are a plus.

Knowledge & Experience

  • 3+ years of demonstrated ability to be an active contributor in QA teams and programs.
  • Hands-on experience with testing technologies like Selenium, webDriver, Jasmine, Protractor, JMeter is desirable.
  • A passion for agile methodologies and a willingness to be part of our agile teams.
  • Advanced knowledge of business applications like Excel and Power Point.
  • Working knowledge of project management and tracking tools like JIRA or similar. Personal Attributes
  • Positive attitude, interested in problem solving in a collaborative and constructive manner.
  • Fast, clear and independent thinker who is naturally curious about how things work.
  • Appreciate the criticality of quality in any product or solution.
  • Metrics and numbers savvy with an analytical mindset.
  • Superior analytical, evaluative, and problem-solving abilities.
  • Ability to anticipate problems proactively and take appropriate actions to mitigate negative impact.
  • Ability to set and manage priorities judiciously.
  • Ability to stay calm under pressure.
  • Good written and oral communication skills.
  • Exceptionally self-motivated and directed.
  • Keen attention to detail.
  • Ability to operate in a team-oriented, collaborative environment with globally distributed teams.


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