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Software Quality Assurance Specialist

  • Location:

    Makati City

  • Sector:

    Monroe Software & IT Consulting

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    PHP35000 - PHP40000 per annum + HMO Coverage for employee and dependents

  • Contact:

    Patricia Y. Gundran

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  • Published:

    22 days ago

  • Expiry date:


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  • Client:

    Monroe Consulting Group

Executive recruitment company Monroe Consulting Group Philippines is recruiting on behalf of a global technology company focused on delivering solutions for cybersecurity, securing mobility, and identity management. Our respected client is seeking an information technology (IT) professional for the job of Software Quality Assurance Specialist. The job is based in Makati City, Philippines but currently offers a WFH arrangement until further notice.

Job Summary:
The Software Quality Assurance Specialist is responsible for testing the company's platform - a robust, scalable, secure cloud mobility network that provides private, shared, or hybrid cloud-based mobile access, that allows their customers own their private network without the cost of designing, implementing and managing the network themselves.


  • Defines test strategy and preparing test plans for the platform
  • Reviews requirements and performs a thorough analysis from use case generation
  • Develops use cases and associated test cases for verifying product functionalities and enhancements
  • Plans, develops and performs tests on the various components of the platform
  • Participates in project team meetings and discussions
  • Creates and manages bugs in JIRA for the platform product
  • Performs tests to verify enhancements meet expected results
  • Performs regression tests to ensure there are no regression issues
  • Runs performance/load tests against the platform infrastructure
  • Verifies the different subsystems of platform are working as expected
  • Reviews product documentation
  • Prepares and submits daily progress reports onQA activities
    • Status reports
    • Bug reports
    • Test reports
    • Ad Hoc reports, as requested
  • Accessed Records
    • Enhancement requests
    • Wireframes
    • Bug reports
    • Minutes of the meetings
    • Other project records
  • Coordination with other departments (PH & US
  • Others
    • Attends meetings, as required.
    • May report on non-regular working hours, as needed.
    • Performs other duties as requested and within areas of expertise


  • Candidate must possess at least a Bachelor's/College Degree, Computer Science/Information Technology, Engineering (Computer/Telecommunication) or equivalent.
  • At least 2 years of working experience in software testing
  • Must possess the following technical skills:
    • Basic knowledge of VPN technologies
    • Experience in using windows and LINUX server configurations and operations
    • Experience with cloud services such as Aws, Azure and Google.
    • Knowledge in Rackspace is a plus.
    • Knowledge of Certificate Authorities.
    • Knowledge in Microsoft and CA. Familiarity in OpenSSL is a plus.
    • Basic knowledge of Test Management tools (e.g. Testlink, JIRA)
    • Basic knowledge of different testing platforms (e.g. Desktop, Mobile, Browser)
    • Basic knowledge of Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
    • Basic knowledge of the different software development methodologies
    • Basic knowledge of the different types of testing (e.g. Functional, Installation, Migration, Performance, Security, etc.)
    • Knowledge in Cybersecurity risk management solutions
    • Knowledge in IT security concepts and practices
  • Good research skills; is resourceful and persevering
  • Good analytical skills; keen attention to detail
  • Good problem-solving skills
  • Good organizational skills
  • Good presentation skills
  • Good verbal and written English communication skills
  • Ability to work in and with teams in a fast-paced and dynamic environment
  • Should be accountable
  • Strong grasp of corporate values
  • Capable of making sound decisions
  • Is proactive and capable of self-direction and self-motivation
  • Motivated and enthusiastic
  • Proactively asks for tasks and assignments