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HDQC Senior Quality Engineer

Vancouver, WA 98660
\u003Cdiv data-field=\u0022Position_Description\u0022 class=\u0022Summary\u0022\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EPOSITION PURPOSE\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E Working\u0026nbsp;at\u0026nbsp;the\u0026nbsp;world\u0027s\u0026nbsp;fourth\u0026nbsp;largest\u0026nbsp;retailer\u0026nbsp;mixes\u0026nbsp;the\u0026nbsp;best\u0026nbsp;of\u0026nbsp;many\u0026nbsp;worlds:\u0026nbsp;cutting-edge\u0026nbsp;technologies\u0026nbsp;meet\u0026nbsp;real\u0026nbsp;business\u0026nbsp;needs\u0026nbsp;meets\u0026nbsp;real\u0026nbsp;customers\u0026nbsp;who\u0026nbsp;spend\u0026nbsp;billions\u0026nbsp;of\u0026nbsp;dollars\u0026nbsp;at\u0026nbsp;our\u0026nbsp;stores\u0026nbsp;in\u0026nbsp;North\u0026nbsp;America. \u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003EWhat\u0026nbsp;is\u0026nbsp;it\u0026nbsp;like\u0026nbsp;to\u0026nbsp;work\u0026nbsp;at\u0026nbsp;The\u0026nbsp;Home\u0026nbsp;Depot\u0026nbsp;QuoteCenter?\u003C/strong\u003E \u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cp\u003EWe were a startup once upon a time and much of our startup culture still exists: the agility of a small operation, the impact that comes with being a leader in our industry. Our engineers use the latest open source technologies to build new products that facilitate 9-figure project sales at The Home Depot. We invest proactively in our people. We sponsor developer events, including .Net Fringe, NodePDX and PADNUG, and our engineers headline workshops to teach Portland-area web engineers how we use cutting-edge technology to solve real world problems. 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automation\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E5-7 years in testing and quality engineering with\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E3\u002B years of performance, scalability testing and performance tools\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EExperience in Performance testing, Functional testing, Load testing, Endurance testing, Stress testing, Integration testing, System testing, Regression testing and User Acceptance\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EExperience with using and setting up performance testing tools such as Gatling, LoadRunner, JMeter, etc.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EExperience with cloud-based application scalability, stress \u0026 concurrency testing tools\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EExperienced and well-versed with scalability issues across sql/ nosql databases\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EExperience with both Linux/ Windows Server Backends\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EExperience in testing Web Applications based on REST\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EExperience in testing various Web (Various browsers 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\u003Cstrong\u003EPROBLEM\u0026nbsp;SOLVING\u003C/strong\u003E\u0026nbsp;-\u0026nbsp;Work\u0026nbsp;collaboratively\u0026nbsp;with\u0026nbsp;business\u0026nbsp;stakeholders,\u0026nbsp;user\u0026nbsp;experience\u0026nbsp;designers,\u0026nbsp;and\u0026nbsp;your\u0026nbsp;fellow\u0026nbsp;developers\u0026nbsp;to\u0026nbsp;create\u0026nbsp;a\u0026nbsp;solution.\u0026nbsp;Build\u0026nbsp;domain\u0026nbsp;knowledge\u0026nbsp;and\u0026nbsp;understand\u0026nbsp;the\u0026nbsp;user\u0026nbsp;\u0026\u0026nbsp;business\u0026nbsp;problems\u0026nbsp;you\u0027re\u0026nbsp;solving.\u0026nbsp;\u0026nbsp;\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003EQUALITY\u0026nbsp;DELIVERABLES\u003C/strong\u003E\u0026nbsp;-\u0026nbsp;Good\u0026nbsp;software\u0026nbsp;architecture\u0026nbsp;-\u0026nbsp;at\u0026nbsp;QuoteCenter\u0026nbsp;every\u0026nbsp;developer\u0026nbsp;is\u0026nbsp;an\u0026nbsp;architect.\u0026nbsp;You\u0026nbsp;are\u0026nbsp;responsible\u0026nbsp;for\u0026nbsp;creating\u0026nbsp;systems\u0026nbsp;that\u0026nbsp;are\u0026nbsp;appropriately\u0026nbsp;maintainable,\u0026nbsp;scalable,\u0026nbsp;and\u0026nbsp;extensible.\u0026nbsp;\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003ETAKING\u0026nbsp;OWNERSHIP\u003C/strong\u003E\u0026nbsp;-\u0026nbsp;When\u0026nbsp;a\u0026nbsp;problem\u0026nbsp;comes\u0026nbsp;to\u0026nbsp;your\u0026nbsp;attention,\u0026nbsp;take\u0026nbsp;care\u0026nbsp;of\u0026nbsp;it.\u0026nbsp;If\u0026nbsp;you\u0027re\u0026nbsp;too\u0026nbsp;busy\u0026nbsp;with\u0026nbsp;something\u0026nbsp;more\u0026nbsp;important\u0026nbsp;either\u0026nbsp;assign\u0026nbsp;it\u0026nbsp;to\u0026nbsp;someone\u0026nbsp;else\u0026nbsp;or\u0026nbsp;set\u0026nbsp;a\u0026nbsp;reminder\u0026nbsp;to\u0026nbsp;come\u0026nbsp;back\u0026nbsp;to\u0026nbsp;it\u0026nbsp;later.\u0026nbsp;\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003EALWAYS\u0026nbsp;LEARNING\u003C/strong\u003E\u0026nbsp;-\u0026nbsp;Be\u0026nbsp;willing\u0026nbsp;to\u0026nbsp;learn\u0026nbsp;whatever\u0026nbsp;technologies,\u0026nbsp;tools,\u0026nbsp;or\u0026nbsp;patterns\u0026nbsp;necessary\u0026nbsp;to\u0026nbsp;solve\u0026nbsp;a\u0026nbsp;problem.\u0026nbsp;Don\u0027t\u0026nbsp;avoid\u0026nbsp;a\u0026nbsp;problem\u0026nbsp;because\u0026nbsp;\u0022someone\u0026nbsp;else\u0026nbsp;\u0027owns\u0027\u0026nbsp;the\u0026nbsp;code\u0022\u0026nbsp;-\u0026nbsp;learn\u0026nbsp;the\u0026nbsp;code,\u0026nbsp;learn\u0026nbsp;the\u0026nbsp;domain,\u0026nbsp;solve\u0026nbsp;the\u0026nbsp;problem.\u0026nbsp;\u0026nbsp;\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003EALWAYS\u0026nbsp;A\u0026nbsp;MENTOR\u003C/strong\u003E\u0026nbsp;-\u0026nbsp;Continually\u0026nbsp;look\u0026nbsp;for\u0026nbsp;the\u0026nbsp;chance\u0026nbsp;to\u0026nbsp;share\u0026nbsp;your\u0026nbsp;knowledge\u0026nbsp;and\u0026nbsp;skills\u0026nbsp;with\u0026nbsp;others.\u0026nbsp;\u0026nbsp;Even\u0026nbsp;the\u0026nbsp;most\u0026nbsp;seasoned\u0026nbsp;professional\u0026nbsp;can\u0026nbsp;learn\u0026nbsp;new\u0026nbsp;tricks\u0026nbsp;from\u0026nbsp;the\u0026nbsp;most\u0026nbsp;junior\u0026nbsp;developer.\u0026nbsp;\u0026nbsp;There\u0026nbsp;is\u0026nbsp;always\u0026nbsp;something\u0026nbsp;you\u0026nbsp;know\u0026nbsp;that\u0026nbsp;someone\u0026nbsp;else\u0026nbsp;doesn t\u0026nbsp;(and\u0026nbsp;vice\u0026nbsp;versa),\u0026nbsp;so\u0026nbsp;share!\u0026nbsp;\u0026nbsp;\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003EEFFECTIVE\u0026nbsp;COMMUNICATION\u003C/strong\u003E\u0026nbsp;-\u0026nbsp;Write\u0026nbsp;and\u0026nbsp;speak\u0026nbsp;clearly\u0026nbsp;and\u0026nbsp;concisely.\u0026nbsp;Be\u0026nbsp;prepared\u0026nbsp;to\u0026nbsp;explain\u0026nbsp;your\u0026nbsp;work,\u0026nbsp;decisions,\u0026nbsp;and\u0026nbsp;ideas\u0026nbsp;to\u0026nbsp;your\u0026nbsp;colleagues.\u0026nbsp;Graciously\u0026nbsp;challenge\u0026nbsp;ideas\u0026nbsp;that\u0026nbsp;don\u0027t\u0026nbsp;seem\u0026nbsp;right,\u0026nbsp;no\u0026nbsp;matter\u0026nbsp;where\u0026nbsp;they\u0026nbsp;originate.\u0026nbsp;\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003EGOOD\u0026nbsp;TEAMMATE\u003C/strong\u003E\u0026nbsp;-\u0026nbsp;Have\u0026nbsp;a\u0026nbsp;sense\u0026nbsp;of\u0026nbsp;humor.\u0026nbsp;Build\u0026nbsp;relationships\u0026nbsp;with\u0026nbsp;your\u0026nbsp;colleagues.\u0026nbsp;Work\u0026nbsp;out\u0026nbsp;differences\u0026nbsp;with\u0026nbsp;your\u0026nbsp;colleagues\u0026nbsp;directly.\u0026nbsp;Go\u0026nbsp;to\u0026nbsp;your\u0026nbsp;manager\u0026nbsp;if\u0026nbsp;you\u0027re\u0026nbsp;unable\u0026nbsp;to\u0026nbsp;resolve\u0026nbsp;it\u0026nbsp;there.\u0026nbsp;Actively\u0026nbsp;work\u0026nbsp;to\u0026nbsp;disrupt\u0026nbsp;backchannel\u0026nbsp;and\u0026nbsp;office\u0026nbsp;politics.\u0026nbsp;Look\u0026nbsp;for\u0026nbsp;ways\u0026nbsp;to\u0026nbsp;make\u0026nbsp;the\u0026nbsp;work\u0026nbsp;environment\u0026nbsp;better\u0026nbsp;for\u0026nbsp;everyone.\u003Cstrong\u003E\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003C/div\u003E

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HDQC Senior Quality Engineer

Home Depot
Vancouver, WA 98660

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