The IOT Cloud Platform QA Engineer will be a part of an international team that designs, develops and delivers new applications for Koch Industries.
Koch Industries is a privately held global organization with over 120,000 employees around the world, with subsidiaries involved in manufacturing, trading, and investments.
Koch Technology Center (KTC) is being developed in India to extend its IT operations, as well as act as a hub for innovation in the IT function.
As KTC rapidly scales up its operations in India, its employees will get opportunities to carve out a career path for themselves within the organization.
This role will have the opportunity to join on the ground floor and will play a critical part in helping build out the Koch Technology Center (KTC) over the next several years.
Working closely with global colleagues would provide significant international exposure to the employees.
This position will work with the Georgia Pacific Consumer Products IT organization as a part of the KOLO Cloud Platform team.
The position will report direct to the IOT Team Lead located in Bangalore, India.This team is responsible for building and monitoring the KOLO cloud platform for secure provisioning, ingestion, and reliable publishing.
The role creates long-term value through support of our connected devices business partners. The selected candidate should have hands-on experience with automating QA testing, ensuring low latency, reliability, and extensibility of the platform.
In addition, the candidate should demonstrate initiative, good economic-thinking, analytical skills, and a sense of urgency.
What You Will Do In Your Role
Automated and manual testing
Test case management
Creating, reviewing and executing test cases based on business requirements
Developing tests with simulators
Documenting results of test cases based on system requirements, functional and technical specifications
Testing entire system, or functionality of subsystems and their interactions with other subsystems, including user interface
Ensuring software meets intended user needs, customer workflow and user scenarios
Performing software regression testing to ensure that no defects are introduced from changes made during and between design cycles
Developing, maintaining and executing automated tests Be able to communicate effectively with business users.
The Experience You Will Bring
Python or other scripting language
1+ years Exposure to DevOps concepts / CI-CD tools preferably Jenkins
2-3 years work experience in quality testing or related field
Understanding of the software development lifecycle
Customer focus, communication, collaboration, and critical / economic thinking skills
Ability to work with users and vendors on issues and questions
Strong collaborative skills; ability to work efficiently with other team members
Strong data analysis skills, along with excellent analytical and troubleshooting skills
2+ years Experience in analysis and design specific to test script development
1+ years Cloud Know How and Experience, preferably AWS
What Will Put You Ahead
Experience with Jira
Hands-on experience in IoT technologies involving devices, connectivity and backend services; Experience with IoT framework like Nifi, Kafka, Kaa, MQTT
Familiar with SQL or NoSQL databases like MSSQL / MySQL or MongoDB
Use of basic Security Infrastructure Technology (VPN, PGP, OAuth etc.)
Knowledge about Device Hardware Connectivity (Serial Interface, UART, RS-232) or Fieldbus protocols (Modbus RTU, CAN Bus, OPC-UA)
Koch is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace