Job Details

Quality Assurance Analyst


Date Opened: 04/09/2018

Job Type:

Job Number: 180005KL

Job Description

Who We Are:
HBC is a diversified global retailer focused on driving the performance of high quality stores and their all-channel offerings, growing through acquisitions, and unlocking the value of real estate holdings. Founded in 1670, HBC is the oldest company in North America. HBC's portfolio today includes formats ranging from luxury to premium department stores to off price fashion shopping destinations, with more than 480 stores and over 66,000 employees around the world.

HBC's leading banners across North America and Europe include Hudson's Bay, Lord & Taylor, Saks Fifth Avenue, Gilt, Saks OFF 5TH, Galeria Kaufhof, the largest department store group in Germany, and Belgium's only department store group Galeria INNO.

HBC has significant investments in real estate joint ventures. It has partnered with Simon Property Group Inc. in the HBS Global Properties Joint Venture, which owns properties in the United States and Germany. In Canada, it has partnered with RioCan Real Estate Investment Trust in the RioCan-HBC Joint Venture.

The HBC India corporate teams focus on Finance & Accounting, Technology, Merchandising and Shared Service operations. HBC's entrance into this market has expanded the company's global footprint and further established HBC as a truly global retailer.

The teams in the India office play an integral role in supporting HBC's strategic plan. Bengaluru's workforce has deep experience in a variety of areas, including finance and accounting, technology, as well as other shared services and will support HBC's operations on an ongoing basis.

You can learn more and view available positions in Bengaluru, by visiting

What This Position Is All About:
The Quality Assurance (QA) Analyst will be responsible for day-to-day test preparation and test execution activities. 

This individual will be responsible for the validation of front-end, middleware and back-end systems, consisting of understanding processes and functionality, knowledge of the overall system, mapping of required interfaces, and understanding of data requirements. 

This role requires the individual to work closely with Business Analyst, Developer and QA manager/lead in the execution of test deliverables, analysis of test results, and detection of defects, documentation and validation of bug fixes.

Who You Are:
  • You believe that teamwork is critical for long lasting success
  • You have an in depth understanding and experience with various types functional testing (component, system integration, etc.)
  • Your schedule is rather flexible, which will allow you to work in tandem with your team in North America
  • You lead by example, and can easily maintain your composure under pressure
  • Someone with a natural sense of urgency, you prioritize well and meet your deadlines
You also have:
  • You have experience with performance testing, defect reporting and root cause analysis
  • Knowledge of Waterfall, Scrum/Agile methodologies and attending daily stand-up meetings
  • Possesses a minimum of 3-5 years of QA experience
  • Knowledge of programming or scripting languages such as Java/Python/Perl
  • Experience with Selenium Webdriver or other automation frameworks
  • Familiar with Continuous Integration/Deployment tools
  • Hands on experience in test automation of UI (mobile apps or web based apps) and services using existing frameworks and/or building automation frameworks
  • Experience in testing Web Services or Microservices (SOAP APIs or RESTful APIs) and other integration mechanisms (e.g. message queues, ETL)
  • Understanding of cloud computing and cloud delivery models
  • Working knowledge of test case management tools such as Jira/Zephyr, HP QC, ALM, etc.
  • Experience in SQL and Database testing

As the Quality Assurance Analyst, you will:
  • Perform required automation testing preparation/execution activities
  • Creation of testing artifacts including but not limited to test cases, test scripts, test conditions, and expected test results and documentation of test execution results
  • Mapping of test cases to business requirements and functional designs
  • Experience in testing business applications and complex enterprise systems as part of an application (product) development team (not production support)
  • Have at multiple business verticals, experience in retail merchandising, sales audit, point of sales will be an asset
  • Delivery of projects on budget, on time and quality
Your Life and Career at HBC:
  • Be part of a world-class team; work with an adventurous spirit; think and act like an owner-operator!
  • Exposure to rewarding career advancement opportunities from IT to Human Resources, Merchandising to Finance. 
  • A culture that promotes a healthy, fulfilling work/life balance

Job Qualifications

Thank you for your interest with HBC. We look forward to reviewing your application.

HBC provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment.