Develops software-testing protocols that provide desired functionality to the digital solutions, typically for large, complex or leading edge sites, products and programs. Implements activities that influence important components / processes of the functional area. Work is received short- and mid-term assignments that are important / complicated undertakings that require a comprehensive understanding of the organization's current applications, coding languages, tools Implements activities that generally impact multiple components / processes and the work more than one team. Operates within the context of approved methods.
Provides support to the development team by identifying, reporting, tracking software defects and non-conformance to business requirements/standards, and by validating developer-implemented resolutions to those defects. The Software Design Engineer in Test will create test plans, test scripts, and implement specific plans for regression, functional, and fault injection. Responsible for stress testing using test scripts and/or manual testing as required. Ensures adherence to company and customer quality standards and requirements.
Job Responsibilities (listed in order of importance and/or time spent)
•Actively involved in the daily operational activities that generally impact multiple components / processes of the on-line technology QA function, such as:
*Assisting with the build of the required test infrastructure, tools and coverage to ensure the release of top quality software.
*Developing test plans on pre-release, upgrades and current versions of software.
*Collaborating with developers to ensure the product meets functional, quality, performance, scalability, privacy, & security through tools, automation and breakthrough test technologies.
*Assisting in the development of quality assurance software protocols to support established quality assurance standards.
*Writing software test plans. Sets software quality assurance test schedules, test plans and protocols, prioritizes, and monitors tasks.
*Ensuring software and program defects in assigned projects or programs are tracked and summarizes and findings are presented to management.
•Assists in the development of technical/business approaches and new or enhanced technical tools.
•Utilizes experience in order to identify relationships of bugs to the software code. Anticipates and prevents problems and roadblocks before they occur.
•Provides subject matter expertise to less experienced team members. May participate in teaching and training members of work team.
•Shares information cross-functionally to improve workflow processes.
•May assist in live site support and incident resolution that may include on-call rotation.
•May perform performance-testing functions.
Walgreens (www.walgreens.com) is included in the Retail Pharmacy USA Division of Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (Nasdaq: WBA), a global leader in retail and wholesale pharmacy. As America’s most loved pharmacy, health and beauty company, Walgreens purpose is to champion the health and wellbeing of every community in America. Operating more than 9,000 retail locations across America, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands, Walgreens is proud to be a neighborhood health destination serving approximately 8 million customers each day. Walgreens pharmacists play a critical role in the U.S. healthcare system by providing a wide range of pharmacy and healthcare services. To best meet the needs of customers and patients, Walgreens offers a true omnichannel experience, with platforms bringing together physical and digital, supported by the latest technology to deliver high-quality products and services in local communities nationwide.