Contour Internship – SQA Analyst

Contour Software

The Division

Vortx is part of FOG Software Group which is a division of Toronto-based Vela Software and Constellation Software, Inc. Vortx solution helps retail and wholesale companies grow by solving their complex need for a growth-oriented eCommerce presence. Vortx is proud to offer two flagship products, AspDotNetStorefront, a Software-as-a-Product solution that is simply the best customizable storefront on the market and EnnyWare a revolutionary new tool for successful, social selling. Headquartered in Ashland, OR, the company employs a diversely-skilled staff of developers, designers and search-engine specialists along with the infrastructure to support them.

The Position

We are looking for



SQA Analysts

with in-depth hands-on experience and expertise in manual testing. The successful hire will be located and work out of the

Contour Software Karachi/Lahore/Islamabad

offices (preferably Lahore), working as part of the resource-center team as an extension of the onshore R&D team.

Required Qualification & Skills

  • University degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or related discipline.
  • 3-5 years of professional testing experience with customer-facing enterprise applications.
  • Desirable skills and experience include:
    • Foundation ISEB or ISTQB qualification.
    • Experience using Postman

Requirements for Manual QA:

  • Knowledge of software testing: S hould have a proper understanding of the main concepts and processes of the whole bug life cycle, different testing levels, methods, and types; test estimation techniques.
  • Fast learning: Ability to quickly understand requirements and the purpose of the software, considering the recent changes.
  • Ability to meet deadlines: E fficiently plan work in a way and deliver allocated tasks on time.
  • User-oriented perspective: Design more real-time scenarios should clearly understand who the end-user is, what purpose the product serves, and how it will be useful to the customer.
  • Communication and collaboration skills: Should have good communication and teamwork skills ability to interact with project team members, clients, and stakeholders.
  • Curiosity: C onstantly questioning the quality of the product. Often working with incomplete requirements, s/he needs to ask meaningful questions that will yield more information and help perform testing effectively.
  • Self-organized with no monitoring required: Should know how to prioritize and estimate task execution without any assistance.
  • Communication tactics to work closely with a development team: Ability to collaborate with developers: from reproducing the reported issue and emphasizing the fix for critical bugs to understanding how the bug has been fixed.
  • SQL experience is required to verify the test data, insert, update, and delete the test data values in the database. Distinguish the database types
    • Connect to the database using SQL clients
    • Understand the relationship between database tables, keys, and indices
    • Write a simple SQL statement along with more complex join queries
    • Interpret more complex queries

Manual QA Engineer Responsibilities:

  • Contributing to test planning, designing, and estimation: Provide inputs on high-level test scenarios, challenges, risks, resources, etc., during test planning meetings. should also help in test designing and structuring high-level test scenarios into medium-level test cases.
  • Daily status reports: Inform the onshore QA lead about the testing activities performed via daily status reports.
  • Detailed defect reports: Skilled in how a specific AUT (application under test) works.
  • Listing improvement areas: While having a fresh eye on the product, the QA is expected to have ideas on ways to improve the product’s usability.
  • Test cases documentation: Document test cases in a specific format depending on the project.
  • Requirement analysis: Understand requirements sufficiently to identify and/or clarify issues beforehand.
  • Test effort estimation. Ability to evaluate efforts required to complete the task efficiently.

Manual QA Engineer tools:

Must have a decent knowledge of

Test management tools (TMTs), Defect tracking tools (DTTs), MS Excel, Project management software


ith features like time tracking, wikis, task lists, Gantt charts, and more is a must-have for Agile projects JIRA and/or similar tools), and

SQL clients

Exciting Benefits We Offer

  • Market-leading Salary
  • Medical Coverage Self & Dependents
  • Parents Medical Coverage
  • Provident Fund
  • Employee Performance-based bonuses
  • Home Internet Subsidy
  • Conveyance Allowance
  • Profit Sharing Plan [Tenured Employees Only]
  • Life Benefit
  • Child Care Facility
  • Company Provided Lunch/Dinner
  • Professional Development Budget
  • Recreational area for in-house games
  • Sporadic On-shore training opportunities
  • Friendly work environment
  • Leave Encashment

Job Details:

Company: Contour Software

Job Type: Full Time

Job Location: Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan

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