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Software Tester I


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  • Company: Vantage Point Recruiting
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Employer's Job Description

Long-term temporary (1+ years) position supporting a tax group as they make updates to their systems and continue meeting day to day deadlines. This position will support the implementation of other key initiatives. 

Location: remote to start, hybrid onsite (Augusta, ME) and remote starting in July

How you'll spend your time:

  • 30%: Manual Testing, Review database results, document and validate test results.
  • 25%:  Write Test Scripts
  • 25%:  Create Test Data
  • 20%:  Document results and bugs; Regression Testing

About you:

  • Self starter with the ability to think outside the box
  • Manual website testing across multiple browsers such as Mozilla, Chrome, and IE
  • Manual testing with different operating system platforms including MAC and windows
  • Ability to work independently
  • Waterfall, Intermediate, 2-3yrs.
  • Agile, Intermediate, 2-3yrs.
  • Manual Testing using Excel/Microsoft Products, Intermediate, 2-3yrs.
  • The MERITS software was converted from Cobol to Java – contractor needs to understand the flow of the application.
  • Able to begin contract within 2 weeks of accepting the offer
  • Fingerprint Screen and Tax Clearance check

It would be great if you already have experience with:

  • Windows 7, 2-3yrs.
  • Java, 2-3yrs.
  • SQL,  2-3yrs.
  • Test Track, 2-3yrs.
  • XML Spy, 2-3yrs.
  • DB Visualizer, 2-3yrs.
  • Experience/understanding of the Maine tax form. The software (MERITS) is complicated and handles tax & financial calculations.

To Apply: please send Resume and Cover Letter to