S&P Global QA Data Engineer / Senior QA Data Engineer in Denver, Colorado


QA Data Engineer - Senior QA Data Engineer

_The Location_:


_The Team_:

The team works in an Agile environment and adheres to all principles of Agile. As a QA Data Engineer, you will work with a team of intelligent, ambitious and hard-working software professionals. The team is independent in driving all decisions and is responsible for thearchitecture, design andquick turnaround of development of our products with high quality.

_The Impact_:

  • Achieve personal objectives and contribute to the achievement of team objectives.

  • Work on problems of moderate scope where analysis of data and situations requires a review of a variety of factors.

  • Database, Automated, API, and Functional testing from various feeds on server (Oracle, SQL server) using different testing strategies to ensure the data quality and data consistency, timeliness

  • Achieve the above intelligently and economically using QA best practices

_What s in it for you_:

Be the part of a successful team which works on delivering top priority projects which will directly contribute to Company s strategy. Drive the testing initiatives including supporting Automation strategy, performance, and security testing. This is the place to enhance your Testing skills while adding value to the business. As an experienced member of the team, you will have the opportunity to own and drive a project end to end and collaborate with developers, business analysts and product managers who are experts in their domain which can help you to build multiple skillsets.


  • Work in the Agile environment and adhere to all QA best practices.

  • Perform database functional, automation and API testing for a wide range of enterprise applications.

  • Parse and analyze structured and unstructured data

  • Attend, contribute in sprint planning sessions and design test approaches to test user stories within the same sprint and look for the opportunities to automate tests by identifying the areas so as to minimize retesting.

    • Initiate and support performance, security and application - data health testing.
  • Perform Functional, Integration, Regression, Re- testing and contribute to automation.

  • Analyze product requirements and ensure the testing strategy is aligning a risk-based test approach mitigating risk exposure within all phases of testing; utilizing automated testing tools to continuously build automated regression test suite.

    • Write test cases and scenarios from therequirements - designs;manage bug tracking; Test Analysis and Reporting

    • Activeco-operation - collaborationwith the teams at various geographic locations

  • Collaborate effectively with technical and non-technical stakeholders

  • Provide prompt response and support in resolving critical issues (along with the development team)

    • Investigate new Testing Methodologies, keep abreast with latest advances - techniques and ramp up the team accordingly

    • May require after hours - weekend work for production implementations

_What We re Looking For_:

_Basic Qualifications_:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or equivalent.

  • 3 - 5 years of strong experience in QA or application development

  • Proficient with software development lifecycle (SDLC) methodologies like Agile, QA methodologies, defect management system, and documentation.

    • Extensive experience on essential technologies:*

    SQL scripting, PL - SQL, API.

    • Experience in testing batch - streaming ETL processes using SSIS, Spark,etc.

    • BI and - or analytics front end web - reporting application experience (Power BI, XLCubed,Tableau)

  • Experience with using data automation frameworks and knowing how to build from scratch a plus.

    • Experience in API testing using Postman - Ready API - Soap UI - Rest-Assured.

    • Should be able to create SQL queries that can parse and validate business rules - calculations across tables to ensure the maximum possible data coverage.

  • Strong experience in MS Excel Add-in, Web, and cross browser testing.

  • Knowledge Web service testing etc.

  • Excellent Analytical and communication skills are essential, with strong verbal and writing proficiencies.

  • Ability to lead test efforts, motivate and mentor staff.

_Preferred Qualifications_:

  • Excellent Analytical and communication skills are essential, with strong verbal and writing proficiencies.

  • Strong in Data & Manual Testing concepts

    • Competency in programming language(s):*

    C#, Python, Scala, etc.

  • Good problem solving &debugging skills with SQL

  • Big Data skills (Hadoop, Spark, Python, Scala, etc.) for future state development efforts

    • Automation script creation knowledge (Java - Selenium - VBScript - Groovy Script)
  • Experience with Git and TFS or other source code management systems

    • Experience and - or working knowledge of AWS and its managed services
  • Knowledge of commodity markets, data, editorial content, and principles

At S&P Global Platts, we provide the insights; you make better informed trading and business decisions with confidence. We re the leading independent provider of information and benchmark prices for the commodities and energy markets. Customers in over 150 countries look to our expertise in news, pricing and analytics to deliver greater transparency and efficiency to markets. S&P Global Platts coverage includes oil and gas, power, petrochemicals, metals, agriculture and shipping.

S&P Global Platts is a division of S&P Global (NYSE:

SPGI), which provides essential intelligence for individuals, companies and governments to make decisions with confidence. For more information, visit www.platts.com.

S&P Global is an equal opportunity employer committed to making all employment decisions without regard to race - ethnicity, gender, pregnancy, gender identity or expression, color, creed, religion, national origin, age, disability, marital status (including domestic partnerships and civil unions), sexual orientation, military veteran status, unemployment status, or any other basis prohibited by federal, state or local law. Only electronic job submissions will be considered for employment.

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