Sr-Principal QA Engineer – Dist. & Item Management

Location: Lakeland, FL
Job ID: 24438BR
Department: Publix Technology
Date Posted: Aug 23, 2023

$83 - 137k


Publix is looking to hire Senior and Principal QA Engineers across our Technology department who are strong in manual testing.
A typical day would include:

  • Work on small to large project efforts on enterprise-level applications
  • Work collaboratively with the team to determine test efforts for initiatives
  • Participate in requirements and design meetings to establish test effort estimate
  • Translate requirements, release notes, and other documentation into test plans, test scenarios, and test cases
  • Manage test cases within Quality Center and Microsoft DevOps
  • Perform testing and data validation utilizing SQL queries
  • Build test data as necessary in preparation for automated or manual tests
  • Participate in load and performance test efforts
  • Present testing outcomes for review for go/no-go decisions

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Sciences or other analytical discipline, or equivalent experience
  • 4+ years’ experience performing Quality Assurance software testing
  • 4+ years’ experience designing, developing and executing test cases
  • 4+ years’ experience with test case development tools
  • 4+ years’ experience with creating and executing complex SQL queries to support test activities
  • 4+ years with HP Quality Center

Preferred Qualifications

  • 5+ years’ experience conducting software quality assurance for enterprise applications
  • Experience in Scrum/Agile
  • Experience with Oracle databases
  • Experience with Microsoft Azure DevOps
  • Experience developing, testing, and executing automated test cases using an automated testing framework


  • Employee stock ownership plan that contributes Publix stock to associates each year at no cost
  • An opportunity to purchase additional shares of our privately-held stock
  • 401(k) retirement savings plan
  • Group health plan (with prescription benefits)
  • Group dental plan
  • Group vision plan
  • Sick pay
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Long-term disability insurance
  • Company-paid life insurance (with accidental death & dismemberment benefits)
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vacation pay
  • Free hot lunches (buffet-style) at facilities with a cafeteria
  • Paycheck direct deposit
  • Credit union
  • Access to over 50 discount offers including discounts on computer, vehicle and wireless purchases
  • 6 paid holidays (associates can exchange the following holidays with their manager’s approval: New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, Fourth of July, and Labor Day).

Additional Information

Your application may have additional steps that you will need to complete in order to remain eligible for consideration. Please be sure to monitor your email, including your spam folder, on a daily basis for critical, time-sensitive emails that could require action within 24-48 hours.

Please do not use your Publix email address when applying. Once your application has been successfully submitted you will receive a confirmation email.

Publix will not sponsor any hire for this position for an H-1B visa or permanent residence.

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