Software Quality Assurance Professional Apprentice

  • Sherwin-Williams
  • 600 Superior Ave E 23rd Floor, Cleveland, OH 44114, USA
  • Nov 09, 2020
[Information Technology]

Job Description

DescriptionHere, we believe there's not one path to success, we believe in careers that grow with you. Whoever you are or wherever you come from in the world, there's a place for you at Sherwin Williams. We provide you with the opportunity to explore your curiosity and drive us forward. We'll give you the space to share your strengths and we want you to show us what you can do. You can innovate, grow and discover in a place where you can thrive and Let Your Colors Show! Sherwin-Williams values the unique talents and abilities from all backgrounds and characteristics. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply, including individuals with disabilities and Protected Veterans. Join The Sherwin-Williams Company's award winning Professional Apprentice program. You'll be given the opportunity to grow personally and professionally while building your resume through practical work experience with a Fortune 500 Company. The Professional Apprentice position is located in downtown Cleveland at our Corporate Headquarters location. Position requires full year enlistment and a minimum commitment of 15 hours per week up to 28 hours per week The Software Quality Assurance Professional Apprentice is an individual and team contributor who will learn how to test software employing manual and automated techniques and tools. The skills learned will be utilized for testing on web sites and web applications, along with Java and JavaScript applications. Essential Functions Strategy & Planning Gain an understanding of both business and functional requirements as they apply to software testing. Learn the basics of the Quality Assurance Lifecycle and how it fits into the Software Development Lifecycle. Learn and apply the basics of Sherwin-Williams' project management software as it relates toQuality Assurance. Acquisition & Deployment Write and execute test cases (manual testing). Create automated scripts for testing. Report and validate software defects. Interact and effectively communicate with developers and internal users as required to resolve problems. Perform regression tests to ensure product integrity and quality. Operational Management Learn the basics of software testing for Web and JavaScript applications in a manual and automated manner. Learn and apply knowledge of HP testing software. Assist in creating an environment within the QA team conducive to the transfer of knowledge and sharing of ideas. Assist with testing initiatives as directed by Quality Assurance testing team. Actively participate in the use of the Software Quality Assurance testing tools. Assist with executing manual and automated test scripts. Gain experience working with different software development methodologies: Waterfall and Agile. Incidental Functions Assisting with projects as may be required to contribute to efficiency and effectiveness of the work. Minimal travel as required Work outside the standard office 7.5 hour workday as required. Position Requirements Formal Education & Certification Currently enrolled in college degree program and actively working toward an Associate, Bachelor or Master Degree in related field. Minimum GPA of 2.5 Graduation date on or after December 2021 Knowledge & Experience Some knowledge of computer programming languages, operating systems, and databases. Personal Attributes Competent in verbal and written communications. Eager to learn, grow and develop technical, interpersonal and business skills. Motivated to contribute to the work effort. Attentive to detail. Organized and able to prioritize tasks. Customer service orientation. Able to work as part of a team, or independently as situationally necessary. Must be legally authorized to work in country of employment without sponsorship for employment visa status now or in the future. Sherwin-Williams is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer committed to an inclusive and diverse workplace. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age, pregnancy, genetic information, creed, marital status or any other consideration prohibited by law or by contract. As a VEVRAA Federal Contractor, Sherwin-Williams requests state and local employment services delivery systems to provide priority referral of Protected Veterans.
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