Pearson Sr. Quality Assurance Engineer in San Antonio, Texas

Sr. Quality Assurance Engineer


At Pearson, we’re committed to a world that’s always learning and to our talented team who makes it all possible. From bringing lectures vividly to life to turning textbooks into laptop lessons, we are always re-examining the way people learn best, whether it’s one child in our own backyard or an education community across the globe. We are bold thinkers and standout innovators who motivate each other to explore new frontiers in an environment that supports and inspires us to always be better. By pushing the boundaries of technology — and each other to surpass these boundaries — we create seeds of learning that become the catalyst for the world’s innovations, personal and global, large and small.

We are seeking a Sr. Quality Assurance Engineer to work in our San Antonio, TX facility.


  • Lead test automation and test tool efforts.

  • Create test plans and use cases to ensure adequate test coverage.

  • Execute functional, application, and regression tests.

  • Provide visible metrics indicating test coverage and defect trends.

  • Collaborate with UX Designers, BAs, QA engineers, and product owners to develop continuous product enhancements and releases.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related engineering field or foreign equivalent.

  • Quality Assurance experience, ideally in mobile, tablet, Web, API and database testing – 5 years

  • Experience working in Agile teams and familiarity with Scrum - 5 years

  • Experience working as a SDET (Software Development Engineer in Test) – 4 years

  • Proficiency in at least one programming language, such as Java, C , C, or C# - 4 years

  • Testing UI, web services, databases, and back end functionality using tools like SQL, Selenium, SoapUI, JMeter and Arquillian – 3 years

  • Experience working with automating test cases by writing custom scripts using at least one language, such as Python, Perl, Ruby or VBScript – 3 years

  • Experience tracking defects, trends, and generating reports using tracking systems like Jira – 3 years

  • Junit, Maven and/or Jenkins experience – 2 years

  • Open Source reporting frameworks experience, such as Extent and Allure – 1 year

Primary Location: US-TX-San Antonio

Work Locations: US-TX-San Antonio-19500 Bulverde 19500 Bulverde Road San Antonio 78259

Job: Engineering

Organization: North America

Employee Status: Regular Employee

Job Type: Standard

Shift: Day Job

Job Posting: Nov 30, 2018

Job Unposting: Ongoing

Schedule: Full-time Regular

Req ID: 1815726

Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.