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WTW Test Engineer in Trenton, New Jersey

Great opportunity to join a globally distributed development team as a Test Engineer following agile software development and release methodology. The role will need skills in automation and manual testing of our web-based portal application, API Microservice, database and mobile applications. The ideal candidate will be self-motivated individual with a passion for testing and quality assurance.

Note: Employment-based non-immigrant visa sponsorship and/or assistance is not offered for this specific job opportunity.

The Role

  • Focus on requirements gathering, test planning, test execution, automated and manual testing and investigative analysis of defects to verify code changes during the development cycles.

  • Mentor peers in providing automation test strategies and acting as an integral part of automation proposals.

  • Identify gaps in test coverage and perform other testing as necessary including performance, security, accessibility, and user acceptance.

  • Write clear, concise, descriptive bug reports and verify bug fixes.

  • Work and communicate effectively in an agile team environment.

  • Develop and maintain a suite of complex automated tests supporting code releases, migrating manual tests to automation where appropriate, and exploring other opportunities to increase automated testing.

  • Championing testing, effective test automation and good testing practices.

  • Actively supporting agile development methods and best practices.

  • Supporting and actively work towards test-driven development.

  • Helping to improve processes and procedures.

  • Producing clear and concise test reports and release notes when needed.

  • Assisting with the setting up and configuration of test environments.

  • Carrying out tool evaluations and selections.

The Requirements

  • 7+ years of software quality engineering testing experience

  • Proficient at Associate Software Developer Level or equivalent experience in the software testing field

  • Experience with automated test scripting in any object-oriented programming language targeting web applications, microservices and mobile applications

  • Experienced with testing Mobile, Microservice, Database and Web Applications

  • Working experience with Source/Version control systems (e.g.: Git)

  • Hands on experience preparing test environment, test data as per requirement

  • BE, BTech or MCA with minimum 4-5 years of experience in mobile testing

  • Experience in database, performance and security testing will be an added advantage

  • Experience in Agile development methodologies preferable

  • Experience in employee benefits, insurance, healthcare, or wealth management preferred

  • Certifications or professional training in software engineering principles such as test automation and agile development methodologies desired

Willis Towers Watson may be subject to mandatory employment-related COVID-19 vaccination requirements. Therefore, to the extent any such mandates apply, you may be required to certify and provide documentation of full vaccination against COVID-19 if you are hired in the U.S. If you accept an offer from WTW and are subject to a mandate but are unable or unwilling to be vaccinated because of medical reasons or sincerely-held religious beliefs, you may request a medical or religious accommodation. If you require an accommodation, the Company will evaluate your request and work with you to identify reasonable alternatives to vaccination, if available.

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